Have you been in search of the proper JAMB and WAEC Subject Combinations for Christian Theology, or the UTME/Direct Entry (DE) admission requirements?

Don’t worry anymore because on this portal you will find all the above-mentioned in addition to the list of all the Universities in Nigeria where you can study the course and the places you can work with a degree in Christian Theology.

You must pay attention to this page to gain the required knowledge that will help you seamlessly apply for admission to study the course in any of the Nigerian Universities listed below without mistakes.

O’Level Subjects & Requirements for Christian Religious Studies

As a UTME candidate, you are required to have in your possession at least five (5) SSC credit passes which will be listed below. Please note that the O’Level subjects that are listed below apply to NECO, GCE, WAEC, and their equivalent.


1). CRS.

2). English Language

3). And any three (3) relevant subjects.



A). TSUJ accepts Mathematics (Even an ‘O’ level pass).

B). EKSU requires only Arts subjects.

C). LASU requires 5 ‘O’ level credit passes which must contain English Language.

D). KASU accepts only subjects from Social Sciences or Arts.

JAMB Subjects for Christian Religious Studies (CRS)

There are three (3) O’Level subjects that you will meet in your JAMB UTME examination and you are expected to score not less than 180 to stand a chance of being admitted into any of the Universities in Nigeria offering Christian Theology.

Please be informed that the O’Level subjects listed are also applicable to NECO, GCE, WAEC, and their equivalent. Below is the 3 proper JAMB subject combination for Christian Theology.

1). English Language.

2). CRS.

3). And any Arts subject and any other subject.


1). UNICAL requires CRS/IS and any 2 other subjects.

2). KWASU accepts any 3 Social Science or Arts subjects.

Direct Entry Admission Requirements for Christian Religious Studies (CRS)

Below are all the Direct Entry Admission Requirements for Christian Religious Studies (CRS) for direct entry candidates who don’t want to apply for admission using JAMB UTME.

  • Two (2) ‘A’ level passes/NCE to include Religious Studies/CRS.


A). LASU accepts;

i). Two (2) ‘A’ level passes, which must include Religious Studies or CRS at not more than two (2) sittings, in addition to the required 5 ‘O’ level credit passes or it is equivalent which includes English Language which must not be in more than two (2) sittings.
ii). Meanwhile, you are also required to possess five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in other relevant subjects including the English Language in addition to NCE Merit in CRS.

B). NASARAWA requires NCE merit in CRS.

C). KWASU accepts NCE, Cambridge, and IJMB.

D). ILORIN requires ND in Theology of London or Religious Studies Affiliated institutions or an accredited Nigerian University.

e). OOU and LASU also require candidates to satisfy the UTME requirements.

f). IBADAN and AJAYI accept NCE Merit in Religious Studies.

Universities in Nigeria Where you can Study Christian Religious Studies (CRS)

  • BIU
  • BASU
  • ECWA
  • EKSU
  • EDSU
  • JOS
  • GSU
  • KASU
  • KSU
  • LTS
  • LASU
  • OOU
  • TSUJ

Job Prospects and Career Opportunities in Christian Religious Studies (CRS)

Have you been searching for the type of career, job, or sector where you can work with a degree in Christian Religious Studies (CRS)? All you have to do is carefully go through some of the lists of jobs and careers that anyone with a degree in Christian Religious Studies can engage in:

  • Research
  • Missions
  • Military Chaplain
  • Clergy Education
  • Church Ministry
  • Museum Curator
  • NonProfit Work
  • Religious Counseling
  • Writing, Editing, and Publishing

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