Education and English Language - Faculty of Education

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Education and English Language under the Faculty of Education in Nigeria.

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

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

Education and English Language can be studied under the Education 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 Education and English Language under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;

Literature in English and one Arts and any other subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) EBSU and OOU require Literature in English and two (2) Arts subject.

(ii) AAUA requires Literature in English and two (2) other Arts subjects.

(iii) UNILAG accepts English Language and any three subjects from Arts or Social Sciences.

(iv) SLU accepts any three (3) subjects from Literature in English, History, Government, Arabic, French, Hausa and Islamic Studies.

(v) DELSU requires English Literature and two (2) relevant Arts/Social Science subjects

(vi) IMSU accepts any other subject.

(vii) UNIMAID requires any three (3) subjects from Arts.

(viii) BUK requires two (2) Arts subjects to include Literature in English and any other subject.

(ix) UMYU requires any three (3) Arts or Social Science subject.

(x) UNILORIN requires Literature-in- English and any other two (2) arts subjects

(xi) IAUE requires English Language, Literature in English, Christian Religious Studies and History.

(xii) UNIPORT requires Literature in English and any two (2) subjects from French, History/Government, CRK/IRK, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Physics, Igbo/Hausa/Yoruba, Fine Art, Geography, Commerce, Accounting.

O'Level Requirements


The O'level subject combination and requirements needed to study Education and English Language;

You require;

Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language and Literature in English plus three other Arts or Social Science subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

(i) DELSU accepts 'O’ Level credit in at least five subjects including English Language, Mathematics, English Literature and one other Arts subjects.

(ii) IMSU requires 'O' Level credit passes in Literature in English and other Arts subjects

(iii) OAU requires five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes which should include English Language and Literature in English plus 'O' Level credit passes in any three (3) other subjects or credit/merit in five (5) TC II subjects relevant to the course of study may be accepted.

(iv) BSU accepts credit/merit at TC II in relevant subjects.

(v) UNIBEN requires five (5)'O' Level credit passes to include English Language and other subjects from Literature in English, History, French, Fine Arts, Government and Religious Studies.

(vi) UMYU requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes including English Language, Literature in English and any other three (3) relevant subjects in Arts or Social Sciences with 'O' Level credit pass in Mathematics.

(vii) TASUED requires five (5)'O' Level credit passes at one (1) sitting or six (6) 'O' Level credit passes at two (2) sittings to include Literature in English, English Language and one (1) other Arts subject.

(viii) UNIOSUN accepts 'O' Level or its equivalents with credit passes in five (5) subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Literature in English form the core subjects, with credit passes in two (2) other relevant Arts or Social Sciences subject at not more than two (2) sittings. The candidate must earn an acceptable score in the UTME

(ix) LASU requires 'O' Level credit pass in Mathematics.

(x) UNIABUJA and EBSU require five (5) `O` level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Literature in English and two (2) other Arts subjects.

(xi) UNILAG requires Five O/Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Literature-in-English and any two subjects from Arts, Science and Social Sciences.

(xii) SLU accepts five (5) 'O' Level Credit passes to include English and two (2) other subjects from History, Government, Geography, French, Arabic, Hausa, Islamic Studies and Economics.

(xiii) AAUA requires five (5) 'O' Level credit passes in English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: CRS / IRS, Igbo Language/Yoruba Language/Hausa Language, and History, Government, French, Fine Arts or Music

(xiv) UNIUYO requires at least five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits, including English Language, Mathematics, Literature in English, Government, and any other two (2) Social Science subjects or Information Science.

(xv) UNILORIN accepts five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Literature-in-English and one Arts Subject obtained through GCE/SSCE/NECO/ NABTEB.

(xvi) IAUE requires ‘O’ Level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Literature (Compulsory), History, Christian Religious Studies (any other Arts subject).

(xvii) UNIPORT requires Five (5) O Level Credits in English Language, Literature in English and any three (3) subjects from French, History/Government, CRK/IRK, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Physics, Igbo/Hausa/Yoruba, Fine Art, Geography, Commerce, Accounting.

Direct Entry Requirements


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

You require;

1. Two 'A' level passes in relevant teaching subjects including Literature in English.

2. NCE with credit or merit passes in two relevant subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. OAU accepts two ‘A’ Level passes in relevant subjects including Literature in English. NCE with credit or merit passes in two relevant teaching subjects including Literature in English may be accepted.

2. UNIJOS accept holders of National Diploma.

3. UNN and UI accept NCE with 'O' Level credit passes in subjects to be combined with Education into 300 level.

4. UNIPORT accepts Two (2) A/level GCE or HSC or JUPEB or IJMB passes in the relevant subjects including UTME entry requirements.NCE with Credit passes in the relevant subjects including UTME requirements for a 2-year degree programme.

5. BSU requires 'A' level passes in relevant teaching subjects including Literature-in-English, NCE with English Language and any other Arts subject.

6. LASU accepts only NCE (merit) in English and one other Arts subject.

7. UMYU accepts candidates with a minimum of 9 points in IJMB/HSC/GCE ‘A’ Level/NCE in English and any other relevant subject. Candidates with a minimum of lower credit pass in Diploma in English Education from recognized institutions may also be admitted.

8. BIU requires in addition to the 'O' Level requirements specified in the table above, two (2) relevant subjects passed at 'A' Level or NCE (3) merits or ND in relevant programme not below credit level.

9. TASUED accepts NCE merit in two (2) teaching subjects including Literature in English not General English provided that they meet the basic 'O' Level requirements

10. UNIOSUN accepts two (2) ‘A’ Level passes to include English Language.

11. EBSU accepts

(i)HND and NCE/OND with minimum of Merit and Upper credit respectively.

(ii)two (2) 'A' Level passes in English Language, and Literature in English. 

12. UNILAG accepts

(a)Very good passes in three (3) JUPEB subjects: Literature in English, and any two (2) of French, Igbo, Yoruba, History, Christian Religious Studies, Islamic Studies, Government, Economics and Arabic.

(b)Two (2) 'A' Level passes in English Language and Literature in English.

(c)NCE: English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and any other two (2) subjects.

(d)Candidates must also satisfy the UTME requirements.

14. AAUA accepts

(a)'A' Level passes to include English Language and one (1) relevant subject.

(b)Two (2) merit in NCE teaching subjects.

15. DELSU requires at least merit in English and any other Arts subject at the NCE. 'A’ Level passes should include Literature in English and at least one other Arts subject.

16. UNIUYO requires;

a)NCE in relevant subject(s) with an overall merit pass or above, for a three-year degree programme.

b)Advanced level GCE or JUPEB in two (2) relevant subjects.

c)National Diploma in Educational Technology (DET) (minimum of lower credit level) in any area related to English Education.

17. UNILORIN accepts NCE in two (2) relevant subjects including English Language. Two A/L Passes in English Language and Literature in English.

18. IAUE accepts GCE A Level or its equivalent. Merit in English (NCE) and UTME Requirements. Merit at the National Diploma (ND). The above including the following ‘O’ level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Literature (Compulsory), History and Christian Religious Studies (any other arts subject).

19. UNILAG accepts NCE credit/merit in English, Literature-in-English, Mathematics and any two subjects. Very good passes in three JUPEB subjects: Literature-in-English and any two of French, Igbo/Yoruba, History, CRS/IRS, Government, Economics and Arabic. Three ‘A’ Level passes in relevant teaching subject areas.