This is JAMB brochure for English Language and Literature under the of Faculty of Arts and Humanities. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering English Language and Literature course in Nigeria, UTME subject combination for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, A’level, ND, HND, NCE, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, and other necessary information.
Universities Offering English Language and Literature Course In Nigeria
Here list of universities offering English Language and Literature in Nigeria
- Abia State University
- American University of Nigeria
- Federal University, Wukari
- Imo State University
- Nigeria Turkish Nile University
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University
- University of Benin
- University of Ibadan
O’Level Subject Subject Combination For English Language and Literature Course
To study English Language and Literature in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes to include Literature in English and English Language and three other Arts or Social Science subjects.
UTME Subjects Combination For English Language and Literature Course
English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for English Language and Literature under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions are: Literature-in-English, one other Arts subject and another Arts or Social Science subject.
Direct Entry Requirements for English Language and Literature
Two ‘A’ level passes to include Lit.-in-English and one other Arts subject.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS
Waiver For UTME Candidates
(i) AUN accepts:
A’ level passes chosen from English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Geography, Government, History, Literature in English, Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Visual Arts, Computer Studies, Information Technology, Civics, Environmental Science, Biology, Physics, Chemistry and French.
(ii) UNIBEN accept TCII at merit level.
(iii) UI requires 5 or 6 ‘O’ level credit passes at one or two sittings to include Lit-in-English, English Language, one other Arts subject and any other two or three subjects from Arts, Social Sciences or Science.
(iv) AUN does not offer admissions direct to 200 level programs and may transfer credits relevant to it’s major at the discretion of the Dean of school.
(v) AUN accepts:
a. A’ level passes chosen from English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Geography, Government, History, Literature in English, Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Visual Arts, Computer Studies, Information Technology, Civics, Environmental Science, Biology, Physics, Chemistry and French.
c. ICGSE and ‘A’ level Cambridge
(vi) AUN does not accept credit passes in the following; Agriculture, Food and Nutrition, Home Economics, Home Craft, Home management, Physical Education, Physical and Health Education, Music, Commerce, Accounting, Financial Accounting, Book keeping, Islamic History, Religious Studies, Tajweed, Library Studies, Diction, Kiswahili, Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba, Arabic, Turkish, Study skills.
Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates
(i) UNIZIK accept NCE with English major, (Candidates to spend one extra year in UNIZIK).
(ii) IMSU – no direct entry.
(iii) UNIBEN accepts NCE credit in English as main subject.
(iv) UI accepts at least Merit pass in two NCE teaching subjects including English Literature (NOT GENERAL ENGLISH) provided that they meet the basic ‘O’ level requirements. Accepts also2 ‘A’ level subjects to include Literature in English.
(v) NTNU accepts any two A’ level passes in Arts or Social Sciences subjects, ND/HND (lower credit) or NCE (merit) in relevant fields.