Jamb Brochure for Theatre Arts in Nigeria

Jamb Brochure for Theatre Arts in Nigeria. This article is provided to give you every information you need regarding Theatre Arts in Nigeria education. Are you so curious to know everything about Theatre Arts ? if yes you are on the right page.

In this article you will be fully inform about the universities in Nigeria offering Theatre Arts, Jamb requirements for UTME candidates and Direct entry candidates, UTME subject combination and universities consideration for Direct entry/ UTME candidates.

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List of Universities Offering Theatre Arts

  1. Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko (AAUA Onod State
  2. Ajayi Crowther University Oyo, Oyo State
  3. Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU), Ikot-Akpaden Akwa Ibom State
  4. Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria Kaduna State
  5. University of Abuja (UNIABUJA)
  6. University of Benin (UNIBEN) Benin City, Edo State
  7. Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU) Delta State
  8. Kaduna State University (KASU), Kaduna, Kaduna State
  9. Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo Lagos State
  10. Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife Osun State
  11. University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) Port Harcourt, Rivers State
  12. Elizade University Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State
  13. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Ilorin Kwara State
  14. Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, Ilorin Kwara State
  15. Lead City University (LCITY) Ibadan, Oyo State
  16. Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State
  17. Afe Babalola University Ado (ABUAD), Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State
  18. University of Jos (UNIJOS) Plateau State
  19. Plateau State University, Bokkos (PLASU), Plateau State
  20. Kogi State University Anyigba (KSU), Kogi State
  21. University of Ibadan (UI), Ibadan Oyo State
  22. Federal University of Oye Ekiti (FUOYE), Oye Ekiti, Ekiti State
  23. University of Uyo (UNIUYO) Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
  24. University of Calabar (UNICAL), Calabar Cross River State
  25. National Film Institute (NFI), Jos, Plateau State. (Affl To University Of Jos)
  26. Imo State University (IMSU), Owerri, Imo State
  27. Benue State University, Makurdi (BSU), Benue State
  28. Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK), Awka Anambra State
  29. Niger Delta University (NDU), Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State
  30. University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), Nsukka, Enugu State
  31. Taraba State University  (TSUJ), Jalingo, Taraba State
  32. Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma Edo State
  33. Bayero University Kano (BUK), Kano, Kano State
  34. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), Igbariam, Anambra State
  35. Ekiti State University (EKSU) Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State
  36. Evangel University, Akaeze Ebonyi State
  37. Federal University of Lafia (FULAFIA) Nasarawa State
  38. Gregory University Uturu, Abia State
  39. Ignatius Ajuru University Of Education (IAUED), Rumuolumeni Port Harcourt, Rivers State
  40. Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo state
  41. Michael and Cecilia Ibru University, Agbarha-Otor, Delta State
  42. Nasarawa State University Keffi Nassarawa State
  43. Redeemer’s University Ede Osun State
  44. Rivers State University (RVSU or RSU), formerly Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST), Diobu area of Port Harcourt, Rivers State
  45. University of Africa, Toru-Orua Bayelsa State
  46. Osun State University (UNIOSUN), Osogbo, Osun State
  47. Atiba University, Oyo, Oyo State
  48. Bowen University Iwo, Osun State

Requirements For Direct entry

Direct entry candidates is expected to have Two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Arts, Social Sciences
or Science subjects.

Requirements For UTME

Post UTME candidates is expected to have Five (5) SSC credit passes to include English Language
and Arts subjects.

Post UTME Subjects Combination for Theatre Arts

The subjects required are Literature in English and two (2) other relevant subjects.

Special Consideration by Universities for Direct Entry and UTME

DIRECT ENTRY
(i) ABU accepts
a) two (2) ‘A’ level passes or NCE in Performing Arts, Journalism, Mass Communication, Creative Arts, Music and Dance, Literature in English, or any Nigerian Language at IJMB.
b) candidates with ND must also possess ‘O’ level credit pass in Literature in English.
c) General English/Use of English at NCE satisfies the UTME requirements.
(ii) ABUJA accepts
a) a minimum of ten (10) points in NCEor NDupper credit in addition to the UTME requirements OR two (2) ‘A’ level passes including Literature in English and one (1) other Arts subject.
b) NCE merit or ND upper credit in Theatre Arts with four (4) ‘O’ level credit passes.
(iii) BENIN requires two (2) ‘A’ level passes in GCE or HSC or its equivalent in any two (2)Arts subjects. It accepts NCE merit in Music from a recognised institution.
(iv) BOWEN, OAU, BENIN and DELSU require ‘A’ level pass in Literature in English.
(v) CALABAR accepts
a) ND credit in Mass Communication.
b) ND in Mass Communication, Business Management, or Statistics from reputable institutions.
(vi) DELSU accepts NCE merit in Music and ND upper credit in Theatre Arts, ‘A’ level passes in two (2) Arts subjects.
(vii) DELSU and JOS accept certificate in Drama, Theater Arts – Mass Communication and Music. ‘A’ level passes to include English Language, Literature inEnglish, plus the UTME requirements.
(viii) FED-OYE EKITI accepts two (2) ‘A’ level passes or NCE in two (2) Arts subjects.
(ix) ILORIN requires ‘A’ level candidates to posses English and Literature in English at ‘O’ level credit passes.
(x) PHC – No Direct Entry.
(xi) JOS and NFI-DEG accept ‘A’ level/IJMB pass in two (2) or three (3) ‘A’ level passes and other certificates in Drama, Mass Communication, Communication, Journalism with three (3) ‘O’ level credit passes in relevant subjects including Literature in English.
(xii) KWASU accepts
a) two (2) ‘A’ level in Arts and one (1)Social Science subject.
b) ND upper credit in visual or Theatre Arts. NCE merit in English language, Literature in English and any Arts subject.
c) NCE merit in music and any other Arts subject.
(xiii) LASU accepts
a) NCE merit in Theatre/Performing/Creative or Communication Arts of recognised institutions plus five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language at not more than two (2) sittings.
b) a recognized certificate in Dramatic Arts plus one (1) other certificate in the Humanities from a recognized Institution or ‘A’ level pass in any other subject plus five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language.

(xiv) NDU accepts ‘A’ levelpass in Literature in English or NCE merit, and in one (1) otherArts subject, Fine and Industrial Arts or Theatre Arts.
(xv) OAU accepts two (2) ‘A’ level passes one (1)to include Literature in English or Yoruba.
(xvi) OOU accepts two (2) ‘A’ level passes in Arts, Social Sciences or Science subjects, also accepts ND upper credit and NCE merit in Theater/Performing/Creative/Communication/ Music/ Fine and Applied Arts and other relevant
progammes from recognised Institutions.
(xvii) PLASU accepts
a) degree in any programme provided the candidate meets ‘the UTME requirements
b) HND lower credit in relevant programme, with the UTME requirements,
c) ND lower credit in relevant programme, with the UTME requirements.
d) IJMB seven (7) points in relevant subjects alongside the UTME requirements.
(xviii) REDEEMERS requires Literature in English and any other Arts subject.
(xix) UNN accepts
a) ND/NCE either in Theatre Arts or any other relevant subjects or ‘A’ level pass in Literature in English.
b) ND in Mass Communication, Fine and Applied Arts, Electrical/Elect. Engineering, Music, Management and other relevant subjects plus the UTME requirements.
(xx) UYO accepts ND upper credit, HND lower credit and NCE merit in any relevant programme/subjects plus the UTME requirements.
(xxi) OOU will conduct audition before selection.

UTME
(i) ABU, NFI-DEG, BOWEN, PLASU, KSU and IBADAN require five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English and other subjects from Arts or Social Sciences.
(ii) ABUJA requires five (5) credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Literature in English and any other two (2) subjects.
(iii) BENIN requires LiteratureinEnglish and one (1) Arts subject.
(iv) FED-OYE EKITI requires five (5) ‘O’ level credits passes including English Language and Literature in English and a pass in Mathematics.
(v) ILORIN accepts ABRSM Grade V and above (Music Theory) or equivalent certificate in lieu of ‘O’ level credit pass in Literature in English.
(vi) JOS, Fine Arts is not compulsory.
(vii) KWASU, JOS, UYO, BSU, IMSU, CALABAR and DELSU require ‘O’ level credit pass in Literature in English.
(viii) LASU, UNIZIK and ILORIN accept five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language and
Literature inEnglish plus any other Arts/Social Science subjects.
(ix) NDU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Literature in English and any other three (3) subjects, two (2) of which must be Arts subjects.
(x) OAU requires Five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Literature in English plus one (1) Arts subject and any other two (2) subjects.
(xi) OOU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English and Arts subjects.

(xii) PHC requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Literature in English and any other two (2) Arts or Social Science subjects
(xiii) REDEEMER’S requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature in English, one (1) other Arts subject and ‘O’ level pass in Mathematics.
(xiv) UNN requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in subjects to include English language, Literature in English, and one (1) Science subject.
(xv) UYO does not require ‘O’ level credit pass in Fine Arts.

UTME SUBJECTS
(i) ABU requires Literature in English and other relevant subjects.
(ii) BENIN accepts any two (2) Arts Subjects and another subject.
(iii) FED-OYE EKITI requires any Language and two (2) other subjects.
(iv) FED-OYEEKITI, NDU, ILORIN, and LASU require another Arts subject plus any Arts or Social Science subject. ILORIN accepts Science subject.
(v) NDU and IBADAN accept any three (3) subjects.
(vi) OAU requires Literature in English plus another Arts subject and any other subject.
(vii) OOU requires Literature in English and two (2) other relevant subjects.
(viii) REDEEMER’S requires any two (2) Arts subjects and Literature in English.
(ix) UNN requires Literature in English and two (2) subjects from either Arts or Social Sciences.

UTME
BENIN accepts ‘O’ level pass in English Language for candidates with distinction in Literature inEnglish.

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