To study English Language and Literature in any NUC accredited university or polytechnic in Nigeria, here are the JAMB and WAEC subject combination and requirements you need to look out for.
English Language and Literature is very competitive and one of the most sought-after courses in any Nigerian university. Therefore, knowing the conditions and the required subjects will help you and give you a proper guide to applying for it without any problem. It further helps you avoid unnecessary mistakes.
Please carefully read all the requirements and terms of registration and the JAMB Subject Combination for English Language and Literature before proceeding to apply/register for either the UTME or DIRECT ENTRY for the said course.
This article covers the following:
- WAEC Requirements for English Language and Literature.
- JAMB Subject Combination for English Language and Literature.
- Direct Entry Requirements for English Language and Literature.
- UTME Requirements for English Language and Literature.
- Plus any other useful information you may need that will ease your registration process.
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JAMB UTME Requirements for English Language and Literature
Note that English Language is Compulsory for all courses in UTME.
JAMB Subject Combination for English Language and Literature:
- Literature in English, one other Art subject and another Arts or Social Science subject.
WAEC Requirements for English Language and Literature:
Interested applicants must acquire a minimum of at least five (5) WASSCE credit passes to include:
- Literature in English
- English Language and three other Arts or Social Science subjects.
Direct Entry Requirements for English Language and Literature:
- Interested applicants must acquire at least two (2) A-Level passes to include Literature in English and one other Art subject.
NOTE: Please Kindly make reference to JAMB Brochure for SPECIAL CONSIDERATION AND WAIVER REMARKS by various universities for English Language and Literature. KINDLY CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE JAMB BROCHURE. You can as well download the JAMB Brochure if you want, IT’S COMPLETELY FREE.
Universities Offering English Language and Literature:
- Abia State University, Uturu, Abia State – ABSU
- American University Of Nigeria, Yola, Adamawa State – AUN
- Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State – EBSU
- Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
- Nile University Of Nigeria, Abuja
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State – UNIZIK
- University Of Benin, Benin City, Edo State – UNIBEN
- University Of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State – UNIBADAN
You can enroll in the Bachelor’s degree programs for Agronomy either through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), by Direct Entry, or through the Pre-degree Programme.
Basically, the purpose of the entry requirement is to ensure that those admitted have the necessary preparedness to scale through the program. There is a compulsory screening test in some of these universities for all eligible candidates.