The Department of English has as its general philosophy the study of language and literature. As language and literature are the products of the dynamics of culture and cultural modes, the department equips its students with a strong awareness of themselves and the world around them. It prepares students for the award of the degree in English (Language and Literature) which is meant to give them relevance and assure them a place in society.
Direct Entry Requirements
A’ Level passes in subjects which should include English Literature and at least one Arts subjects.
U.M.E. Entry Requirements
O’ Level credits in at least five subjects including English Language and English Literature, plus at least a pass in a Science subject.
English Language and at least two relevant Arts subjects which must include English Literature.