Universities that Offer Igbo in Nigeria

School to Study”Igbo ” In this article we have been able to get the full list of the Best Universities that Offer Igbo under Faculty of Arts & Humanities in Nigeria and the information you require to successfully gain admission in any School of your choice/Requirement

Igbo can be studied under the Arts & Humanities in the following Nigerian Universities; See also: University that Offer Igbo/Linguistics in Nigeria

  • 1.
    Abia State University (ABSU)
  • University of Ibadan (UI)
  • Anambra State University (ANSU)
  • Ebonyi State University (EBSU)
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK)
  • University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  • Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State (NPA)

School Options

UNIZIK: offers this course as African and Asian Studies

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 Igbo under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in the above Universities include;

Igbo and two subjects from Arts and social Sciences.


1. UNILAG requires Igbo, and any two from Geography, Yoruba, History, Literature. in English, CRK/IRS, French, Govt / Economics, Commerce and Fine Arts and Biology.

2. UNIZIK accepts Chinese in lieu of Igbo.

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Igbo;

You require; Five SSCE credit passes to include Igbo, English Language and any other Arts subject.


1. UNILAG require English Language, Igbo and any one of French, History, Literature in English, Yoruba Music and CRK/IRS Geography, Government, Economics , Business Management, Commerce, Fine Arts and Biology.

2. UI requires 5 or 6 ‘O’ level credit passes at one or two sittings to include English Language and two Arts other subjects one of which must be Igbo.

Direct Entry Requirements

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

You require; 1. Two ‘A’ level passes in Igbo and one Arts/Social Science subject.

2. NCE in Igbo and one Arts subject.


1. UI accepts NCE to include Igbo and another Arts or Social Science subject at merit /credit level. Accepts also At least 2 ‘A’ level pass to include Yoruba and another Arts or Social Science subject.

2. UNILAG requires not less than grade ‘D’ in ‘A’ level or NCE in Igbo and the other A/Level subject to be from History, French, Yoruba Hausa, CRK/IRS, Literature-in-English and Govt/Economics.

3. UNILAG requires the other Arts subjects to be chosen from History. Literature in English,CRK/IRS, Hausa, Yoruba, French and Government/Economics. Also accepts NCE plus UTME requirements.

You Can go to Faculty of Arts & Humanities for more Courses OR Visit the Main Page JAMB Brochure & JAMB UTME Syllabus

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