Are you an aspiring student who wants to study Christian Religious Studies at any Nigerian University? If yes is your answer, just relax with a bottle of beer… Ehm… Sorry! I mean a bottle of soft drink as you read through this page.
On this page, we are going to provide you with the proper WAEC and JAMB subject combinations for Christian Religious Studies (CRS). We are also going to add the Direct Entry admission requirements, a list of Universities offering the course, special considerations (Waiver), and all the Christian Religious Studies admission requirements for both Direct Entry & UTME candidates.
In addition to the above-mentioned, you will find the various career and places you can work with a degree in Christian Religious Studies (C.R.S).
O’Level Subjects for Christian Religious Studies (CRS)
As a UTME candidate who wants to study Christian Religious Studies (C.R.S) in any of the Universities in Nigeria listed below, you are required to have not less than 5 SSC credit passes in the required O’Level subjects listed below:
1). Christian Religious Studies (C.R.S).
2). English Language.
3). Mathematics (at least a pass).
4). And any other two (2) other relevant subjects.
- EKSU requires only Arts subjects.
- TSUJ accepts ‘O’ level pass in Mathematics.
- KASU accepts only subjects from Social Sciences or Arts.
- LASU requires 5 ‘O’ level credit passes which must include English Language.
JAMB Subject Combination for Christian Religious Studies (CRS)
2). English Language.
3). Anyone (1) Arts or other relevant subjects.
- KWASU accepts any 3 Social Science or Arts subjects.
- UNICAL accepts CRS/IS and any 2 other subjects.
Direct Entry Admission Requirements for Christian Religious Studies (C.R.S)
If you don’t intend to apply for admission to study Christian Religious Studies (C.R.S) in any Nigerian University through UTME, then you must ensure that you satisfy the Christian Religious Studies (C.R.S) Admission Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates:
- Two (2) ‘A’ level passes/NCE to include CRS/Religious Studies.
i). KWASU accepts NCE, IJMB, and Cambridge.
ii). ABUJA accepts a minimum of 10 points in ND upper credit or NCE merit plus the UTME requirements.
iii). LASU accepts:
a). NCE Merit in CRS plus 5 ‘O’ level credit passes in other relevant subjects which must include English Language.
b). Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Religious Studies or CRS which must not be in more than two (2) sittings, in addition to 5 ‘O’ level credit passes or its equivalent which must also include English Language at not more than 2 sittings.
iv). NASARAWA accepts NCE merit in CRS.
v). OOU and LASU require the satisfaction of the UTME requirements.
vi). ILORIN accepts ND in Religious Studies in Theology of London or from an accredited University in Nigeria or Affiliated institutions.
vii). IBADAN and AJAYI accept NCE Merit in Religious Studies.
Universities in Nigeria Offering Christian Religious Studies (CRS)
CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS STUDIES
- ANCHOR-UNI (ANCHOR UNIVERSITY, AYOBO, LAGOS STATE)
- BOWEN UNIVERSITY, IWO, OSUN STATE
- BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, ILISHAN-REMO, OGUN STATE
- BIU (BENSON IDAHOSA UNIVERSITY, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE)
- CALEB UNIVERSITY, IMOTA, LAGOS STATE – CALEB
- CLIFFORD UNIVERSITY, OWERRINTTA, ABIA STATE – CLIFFORD
- DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE – DOMINICAN-UNI
- EUI (EDO UNIVERSITY, IYAMHO, EDO STATE)
- EKSU (EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE)
- ECWA THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, IGBAJA (AFFL. TO UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, OYO STATE)
- FED-KASHERE (FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, KASHERE, GOMBE STATE)
- GSU (GOMBE STATE UNIVERSITY, TUDUN WADA, GOMBE, GOMBE STATE)
- UNIJOS (UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE)
- KASU (KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY, KADUNA, KADUNA STATE)
- KSU (KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY, ANYIGBA, KOGI STATE)
- LASU (LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, OJO, LAGOS STATE)
- LTS (LIFE THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, LAGOS, LAGOS STATE). (AFFL TO UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN)
- NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI, NASARAWA STATE
- NBTSO (NIGERIA BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY, OGBOMOSHO, OYO STATE). (AFFL TO UNIIBADAN)
- OBONG UNIVERSITY, OBONG, NTAK, AKWA IBOM STATE
- OOU (OLABISI ONABANJO UNIVERSITY, AGO-IWOYE, OGUN STATE)
- PACOT (PETER ACHIMUGU COLLEGE OF THEOLOGY, ANKPA) (AFFIL TO KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY)
- REDEEMERS UNIVERSITY, OSUN STATE
- REDEEMED CHRISTIAN BIBLE COLLEGE, REDEMPTION CAMP, OGUN STATE
- SPIRITAN UNIVERSITY, NNEOCHI, ABIA STATE
- TSUJ (TARABA STATE UNIVERSITY, JALINGO, TARABA STATE)
- UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, ABUJA, FCT
- UNILAG (UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS STATE)
- UNIHEZ (HEZEKIAH UNIVERSITY, UMUDI, IMO STATE)
- UNICAL (UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE)
Nigerian Universities Where you can Study Christian Studies
- UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN, KWARA STATE.
- AJAYI CROWTHER UNIVERSITY, OYO, OYO STATE.
- KWASU (KWARA STATE UNIVERSITY, MALETE, ILORIN, KWARA STATE).
JOB PROSPECTS AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS STUDIES (CRS)
Should in case you are searching for jobs, careers, or places where you can work with a degree in Christian Religious Studies (CRS), then below are some of them we have listed.
- Church Ministry.
- Clergy Education.
- Museum Curator.
- NonProfit Work.
- Military Chaplain.
- Religious Counseling.
- Editing, Writing, and Publishing.