Nigerian Universities Offering Christian Religious Knowledge

This is a compilation of the List of Universities Offering Christian Religious Knowledge in Nigeria.

We will also talk about;
– The subject combinations needed to study Christian Religious Knowledge
– JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
– O’Level Subjects and Requirements
– and other information you require to successfully gain admission to study Christian Religious Knowledge

The following are the list of universities that offer Christian Religious Knowledge/Studies as a course:

Number of Universities: 19

  • Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State
  • Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
  • Bowen University, Iwo
  • Caleb University, Imota
  • Ecwa Theological Seminary, Igbaja (Affliated To University Of Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
  • Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State
  • Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State
  • Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe
  • Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State
  • Kaduna State University, Kaduna
  • Kogi State University, Anyigba
  • Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
  • Taraba State University, Jalingo
  • University Of Abuja,Abuja
  • University Of Calabar, Calabar
  • University Of Jos, Jos

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 Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in the above Universities include;Two Arts subjects including Christian Religious Knowledge and any other subject.

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies;You require; Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, CRK and three other relevant subjects.


1. LASU requires Five ‘O’ Level credit passes including English Language. 

2. KASU accepts only subjects from Arts or Social Science. 

3. EKSU requires only Arts subjects. 

4. TASU accepts a pass in Mathematics.

Direct Entry Requirements

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Christian Religious Knowledge / Studies, if you don’t intend to use UTME.You require; Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE to include Christian Religious Studies/Religious Studies.


1. LASU and OOU also require fulfillment of UTME requirements. 

2. LASU accepts:
(a) two Advanced Level Passes, including Bible/Christian Religious Knowledge or Religious Studies at not more than two sittings, plus five ‘O’ Level credit passes at GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent, which must include English Language at not more than two sittings. 
(b) NCE with at least Merit Passes in CRS and five (5) credit passes in other relevant subject including English Language. 

3. NSUK accepts NCE CRS not below Merit. 

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


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