JAMB Brochure For CommunicationStudies – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Communication Studies under the of Faculty of Arts and Humanities. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Communication Studies course in Nigeria,  UTME subject combination for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, A’level, ND, HND, NCE, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, and other necessary information.

Universities Offering Communication Studies Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Communication Studies in Nigeria


O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Communication Studies Course

To study Communication Studies in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credit passes or equivalent including English Language, Lit. in English, Arts/Music depending on the combination.

UTME Subjects Combination For Communication Studies Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Communication Studies under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions are: Any three Arts or Social Science subjects.


Direct Entry Requirements for Communication Studies

Two ‘A’ level passes or equivalent in Arts or Social Science subjects.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) UYO requires a P.7 in Mathematics.

(ii) IBADAN requires 5 ‘O’ Level Credits at one sitting 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 requires 5 ‘O’ level Credits to include English Language, Literature in English and any other three Arts or Social Science subjects.T

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) IBADAN accepts ND 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.


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