This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in Nigeria. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements such A’level, ND, HND, NCE, etc for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Degree Awarding Institutions that Offer Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies

  • Babcock University
  • Bauchi State University
  • Benson Idahosa University
  • Bingham University
  • Bowen University
  • Caleb University
  • Ekiti State University
  • Federal University, Kashere
  • Federal University, Ndufu-alike
  • Gombe State university
  • Hezekiah University
  • Kaduna State university
  • kogi State University
  • Nasarawa State University
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University
  • Taraba State University
  • University of Abuja
  • University of Jos
  • University of Lagos

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions listed above are:

Two Arts subjects including Christian Religious Knowledge and any other subject.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies as a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, CRK and three other relevant subjects.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) LASU requires Five ‘O’ Level credit passes including English Language.

(ii) KASU accepts only subjects from Arts or Social Science.

(iii) EKSU requires only Arts subjects.

(iv) TASU accepts a pass in Mathematics.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE to include Christian Religious Studies/Religious Studies.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) LASU and OOU also require fulfillment of UTME requirements.

(ii) LASU accepts:
(a) two Advanced Level Passes, including Bible/Christian Religious Knowledge or Religious Studies at not more than two sittings, plus five ‘O’ Level credit passes at GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent, which must include English Language at not more than two sittings. 
(b) NCE with at least Merit Passes in CRS and five (5) credit passes in other relevant subject including English Language.

(iii) NSUK accepts NCE CRS not below Merit.

(iv) UNIABUJA accepts a minimum of 10 points in NCE or Upper credit in National Diploma in addition to ‘O’ Level requirements.