To study Literature in English in any NUC accredited university or polytechnic in Nigeria, here are the JAMB and WASSCE subject combination and requirements you need to look out for.
Literature in English is a very competitive and one of the most sought-after courses in any Nigerian university. Therefore knowing the conditions and also the required JAMB subject combination will help you and also give you a proper guide to applying for it without any problem, it further helps you to avoid unnecessary mistakes.
Please carefully read all the necessary requirements and terms of registration and the JAMB Subject Combination for Literature in English before proceeding to apply/register for either the UTME or DIRECT ENTRY for the said course.
This article covers the following:
- WAEC Requirements for Literature in English
- JAMB Subject Combination for Literature in English
- Direct Entry Requirements for Literature in English
- UTME Requirements for Literature in English
- Plus any other useful information you may need that will ease your registration process.
JAMB UTME Requirements for Literature in English
Note that English Language is Compulsory for all courses in UTME.
JAMB Subject Combination for Literature in English:
- Literature in English, one other Art subject and another Arts or Social Science subject.
WAEC Requirements for Literature in English:
Applicants must acquire a minimum of at least five (5) WASSCE credit passes to include;
- Literature in English and English Language.
Direct Entry Requirements for Literature in English:
- 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 Literature in English. 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 Literature in English
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State – ABU
- Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State – BASU
- Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State
- Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State
- Clifford University, Owerrintta, Abia State
- Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State – OAU
- Osun State University, Osogbo, Osun State – UNIOSUN
- Paul University, Awka, Anambra State
- University Of Abuja, Abuja, FCT – UNIABUJA
- University Of Jos, Jos, Plateau State – UNIJOS
- Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto, Sokoto State – UDU
You can enroll in the Bachelor’s degree programs for this course 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.