Universities that Offer Islamic Studies in Nigeria

School to Study” Islamic Studies ” In this article we have been able to get the full list of the 30 Best Universities that Offer Islamic Studies under Faculty of Arts & Humanities in Nigeria and the information you require to successfully gain admission in any School of your choice/Requirement

Islamic Studies can be studied under the Arts & Humanities in the following Nigerian Universities; See also:  Environmental Science in Nigeria

  • 1.
    University of Abuja (UNIABUJA)
    2.
  • University of Ibadan (UI)
    3.
  • Bayero University Kano (BUK)
    4.
  • Gombe State university (GOMSU)
    5.
  • Lagos State University (LASU)
    6.
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU)
    7.
  • University of Jos (UNIJOS)
    8.
  • University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
    9.
  • University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
    10.
  • Usman Dan Fodio University (UDUSOK)
    11.
  • Kaduna State university (KASU)
    12.
  • National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)
    13.
  • kogi State University (KSU)
    14.
  • Kwara State University (KWASU)
    15.
  • Nasarawa State University (NSUK)
    16.
  • Umaru Musa Yar’adua University (UMYU)
    17.
  • Al-Hikmah University (AL-HIKMAH)
    18.
  • Bauchi State University (BASU)
    19.
  • Federal University, Kashere (FUK)
    20.
  • Federal University, Ndufu-alike (FUNAI)
    21.
  • Fountain University (FOUNTAIN)
    22.
  • Taraba State University (TASU)
    23.
  • Federal University Gusau (FUGUS)
    24.
  • Yobe State University (YSU)
    25.
  • Jigawa State University (JSU)
    26.
  • Federal University Gashua (FUGASHUA)
    27.
  • Al-Qalam University, Katsina (AUK)
    28.
  • Northwest University, Kano (NWU)
    29.
  • Summit University Offa (SUMMIT)
    30.
  • Sokoto State University (SSU)

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

Islamic Religious Studies plus two other Arts subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. UNILORIN accepts Science/ Social Science subject.

2. UI requires Islamic Studies and any other two subjects from Arts, Science or Social Sciences.

O’Level Requirements


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

You require; Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language and Islamic Religious Studies or Arabic and any three relevant subjects.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. UI five ‘O’ level subjects at one sitting or 6 ‘O’ level subjects at two sittings to include: English Language, Islamic Studies and any other three or four subjects from Arts or Social Sciences.

2. OOU requires two other subjects from Arts.

3. AL-HIKMAH requires working knowledge of Arabic.

4. KASU may accept Higher Islamic Studies or Senior Islamic Studies Results.

5. UMYU requires five credit passes at SSCE or equivalent including English Language, Islamic Studies and three other relevant Arts/Social Science courses with a pass in Mathematics. Also accepts Higher Islamic Studies or Senior Islamic Studies results.

6. KWASU requires five O’ Level Credit passes to include English, Islamic Studies and any other two Arts subjects.

7. TASU accepts Arabic in lieu of Islamic Studies.

Direct Entry Requirements

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

You require; Two ‘A’ level passes to include Islamic Studies.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER) REMARKS

1. SSU and UI accept NCE with merits in I.R.K. and other Arts or Social Science subject.

2. LASU accepts:
(a) At least two Advanced Level passes, including Islamic Studies plus not less than five ‘O’ Level Credit passes at GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent, including English Language at not more than two sittings.
(b) NCE with at least merit passes in Islamic Studies and five (5) credit passes in other relevant subjects including English Language.

3. OOU requires the fulfillment of UTME requirements in addition to Direct Entry requirements.

4. KWASU -Same as in Arabic.

5. TASU accepts NCE in Arabic and Islamic Studies.

6. UNIABUJA accepts a minimum of 10 points in NCE or Upper credit in National Diploma in addition to ‘O’ Level 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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