This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Linguistics / Yoruba 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 Linguistics / Yoruba

  • Adekunle Ajasin University

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

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

Any Language and two other subjects.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Linguistics / Yoruba as a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes including English Language.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Linguistics / Yoruba as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: Two ‘A’ level passes or NCE to include any Language, preferably an African Language.

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) AAUA accepts NCE (Lower credit/Merit) in Yoruba, Mass Communication and Journalism.