English and Literary Studies

Brief history

Arabic Department The department was established in 1964 as the Department of Languages, and was later renamed Department of English and European Language when a department for Hausa was created. A final name change occurred recently and the department is Department of English and French with the following programmes: a 4-year degree in English and French; a Post-graduate Diploma in teaching English as a second language (TESL); M.As in English (language and Literature) and French and PhD English in both options.