Hausa - Faculty of Arts & Humanities

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Hausa under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in Nigeria.

We will also talk about;
- The subject combinations needed to study Hausa
- JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
- O'Level Subjects and Requirements
- Direct Entry Requirements
- and other information you require to successfully gain admission to study Hausa.

You need to read the entire content of this page to get all the knowledge your require for this course.

Hausa can be studied under the Arts & Humanities in the following Nigerian Universities;

Subject Combination / JAMB UTME Requirements


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Hausa under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in the above Universities include;

Hausa, Literature in English and any of Economics, Government, History and Arabic.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) BUK and UDUSOK accept Hausa plus any other two (2) Arts subjects.

(ii) KASU requires Hausa and two other subjects in Arts or Social sciences.

(iii) SLU accepts Hausa plus any two (2) Arts and/or Social Science subjects.

(iv) FUGUS requires Hausa and two (2) Arts subjects. (v) MAIDUGURI requires any three (3) subjects.

(vi) UMYU requires Hausa and any other two (2) Arts or Social Science subjects. (vii) ABU requires Use of English, Hausa and any other two Arts/social science subjects.

(viii) FUK requires Hausa, one Art and one subject from Economics, French, Geography, Government, History and Literature in English

(ix) SSU requires Hausa and any two (2) other Arts or Social Science subjects.

(x) FUDMA requires English Language, Hausa and any two of Arts or Social Sciences subjects.

O'Level Requirements


The O'level subject combination and requirements needed to study Hausa;

You require;

Five (5) SSCE credit passes to include English Language and Hausa.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) ABU requires Five Credits O/L in Hausa, English and three Arts or Social Science Subjects.

(ii) BUK requires five (5) ‘O' Level credit passes to include English Language, Hausa plus three (3) other subjects

(iii) UMYU requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes or its equivalent including English Language, Hausa and any other three (3) Arts/Social Science subjects with ‘O’ Level credit pass in Mathematics. 

(iv) FUK require Five credit passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Mathematics, Hausa and any other two from Arts Social Science subjects.

(v) KASU requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Hausa and two other subjects in Arts or social Sciences.

(vi) SSU requires Five (5) SSC credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, and Hausa Language and two (2) other Arts/Social Science subjects at not more than two sittings.

(vii) FUDMA requires Five ‘O’ level Credits to include: English Language, Mathematics, Hausa and any two of Arts or Social Sciences Subjects

Direct Entry Requirements


These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Hausa, if you don't intend to use UTME.

You require;

Two (2) A’ level passes in Hausa and any other relevant subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) ABU accepts Two ‘A’ level passes including Hausa at IJMB/ NCE, or a minimum of Merit at Diploma in Hausa or with other subjects. General English/Use of English at NCE satisfies’ O’ level English requirement. .

(ii) BUK, UNIMAID and UDUSOK accept NCE with Hausa major.

(iii) UMYU accepts candidates with a minimum of 9 points in IJMB/HSC/GCE ‘A’ Level/NCE in Hausa and any other Arts or Social Science subject. Candidates with a minimum of lower credit pass in Diploma in Hausa from recognized institutions may also be admitted.

(iv) FUK accepts Two 'A’ Level credit passes in Hausa and any other Arts subject.

(v) KASU accepts Two ‘A’ Level/IJMB passes in Hausa and any other relevant subject. NCE merit pass and ND/HND in Hausa Translation or its equivalent at Lower credit in addition to general ‘O’ Level requirements

(vi) SSU accepts A minimum of merit in NCE or at least lower credit in Diploma in Mass Communication or Translation.

(vii) FUDMA accepts Two ‘A’ level passes in Hausa and one other Arts subject. ND/ NCE with good grades in the relevant area.