YSU Logo Department of History
Yobe State University, Damaturu, Nigeria

Degree Requirement


The degree programme has 4-year (8 Semester) duration in the case of SSCE holders and 3-year (6 Semesters) for those who enter with A level qualifications or equivalents. To qualify for graduation, students should earn a minimum of 120 credit units, if started at 100 level. Those who started through Direct Entry at 200 level must have minimum point of 90 credit units. Before graduation student must go on excursion to historical sites, which will be decided and scheduled by the Department. Student must also write and present a completed Final Year Project under a supervisor assigned to him by the Department.