FUGASHUA Islamic Studies Admission Requirement


This article is designed to help students who wish to study Islamic Studies under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the Federal University, Gashua (FUGASHUA).

It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered at FUGASHUA to carefully confirm and see if the course they selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.


The Federal University, Gashua (FUGASHUA) is located in Yobe, Adamawa State, Nigeria.

It was established in 2013 as part of a motivated effort by the Jonathan-led administration to provide access to univeristy education in every state of the country.

The Univeristy is a research university striving to improve the educational status of Adamawa State

Admission Requirements for Islamic Studies

WAEC/NECO Subject Combination

The WAEC/NECO subject combination and requirements needed to study Islamic Studies are Five (5) SSCE credits in English Language, Islamic Studies or Arabic and any three relevant subjects.

JAMB Subject Combination

In UTME, please note that the English Language is Compulsory for this course.

Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Islamic Studies at FUGASHUA include Islamic Studies together with two other Arts subjects.

Direct Entry Requirement

These are the conditions you need to fulfil to gain Direct Entry admission to study Islamic Studies if you do not intend to use UTME.

You require two (2) ‘A’ Level/NCE passes which should include Islamic Studies.

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into FUGASHUA for the 2024/2025 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored a minimum of 180 and above in your JAMB result.


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