This page contains official WAEC and JAMB subject combination (admission requirements) for Communication Arts, including the List of Nigeria Universities Offering this Course, A level requirements and much more
JAMB officially classified this course under Faculty/School/College of Arts.
Probable Degree type–B.A. B.Sc. (Hons.)
You must be a Commercial student or Art with a good background in Commercial subjects for you to study this course in Nigeria Universities, and that’s can only be possible if you meet admission requirements. This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level admission requirement. That is, the WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements), Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers) and the required screening documents for admission into Nigeria universities. In other to help you avoid having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria Universities, we have some post that will be of benefit to you. You can always ignore!
The above WAEC subject combination is also applicable to other O’level examinations such as NECO and GCE. So now that you know the compulsory O level requirement to study Communication Arts, let also look at UTME and Direct requirements and course descriptions.
JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Communication Arts
Prepare yourself well so you can score above 200 in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side (Just a piece of advice) because anything short of this score may deny you Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic…
Please note – JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB, ND or Predegree.
JAMB UTME subject combination (subject to register in jamb) to study Communication Arts are any three Arts or Social Science subjects
Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Communication Arts
Two ‘A’ level passes or equivalent in Arts or Social Science subjects.
If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with this admission requirement that is the subject combination above, perhaps you should consider taking a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad. Education is now a choice. And please before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider
List of Universities in Nigeria offering Communication Arts are
Bowen University, Iwo
University of Uyo
Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for this course had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar
What is Direct Entry Special Consideration (waiver) to study Communication Arts
(i) University of Ibadan (UI) accepts OND Mass Communication (Upper Credit). Applicant must in addition, have passed Literature in English at ‘O’ level to qualify for Direct Entry Admissions. Accepts alo 2 ‘A’ level passes to include Literature in English and one other Arts or Social Science subject.
(ii) Catholic Institute of West Africa (CIWA) accepts Diploma in Communication Studies, Philosophy or Theology from any recognized institution of higher learning in addition to UTME requirement.
What is WAEC, NECO, GCE Special Consideration (waiver) to study Communication Arts
(i) University of Uyo requires a P.7 in Mathematics.
(ii) University of Ibadan (UI) requires 5 ‘O’ Level Credits at one sittings or 6 ‘O’ Level Credits at 2 sittings to include English Language, two Arts to include Lit-in-English and any other three or four subjects from Arts, Social Sciences or Science [Please note that Government and Economics are not Arts subjects].
(iii) Bowen University, Iwo requires 5 ‘O’ level Credits to include English Language, Literature in English and any other three Arts or Social Science subjects.
What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration (waiver) to study Communication Arts
(i) University of Uyo – Music/Literature in English/Fine Arts and any two Arts or Social Science subjects.
(ii) Bowen University, Iwo and Igbinedion University Okada accept any other subjects in addition to Literature in English