This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Languages and Linguistics 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 Languages and Linguistics

  • Kwara State University
  • Nasarawa State University
  • University of Benin
  • University of Port-Harcourt

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

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

One Arts and two other subjects.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Languages and Linguistics as a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language and any other Arts, Social Sciences and Sciences.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Languages and Linguistics as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: Two ‘A’ level passes in Arts Social Science and Science subjects.