Candidates for admission must satisfy the University minimum entry requirement. In addition:
(i) Candidates admitted by UTME must have passed English language and English Literature at least at credit level in the Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC) examination or its equivalent.
(ii) Direct entry candidates must have passed with a grade of at least D in English Literature in G.C.E. A/L or at an equivalent standard at the Higher School Certificate or at an equivalent examination like N.C.E.