The purpose of this page is to show you the proper WAEC and JAMB subject combinations for education in fine art and all the admission requirements. The list of Universities in Nigeria where you can study this course will also be included.
In addition to the already mentioned, we are also going to be including the various special consideration for each of the Universities listed above. Education/Fine arts is becoming very important and recognized in Nigeria, so, therefore, you must read through this page to see all the prerequisites that can help you easily apply and gain admission to study the course.
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Below is everything you need to easily gain admission into any University to study Education / Fine Art which happens to be under the Faculty of Education in the Nigerian Universities listed below.
O’Level Admission Requirements for Education / Fine Art
Your O’Level result plays a great role in deciding if you are going to be admitted into any higher institution to study education/fine arts. As a UTME or Direct Entry (DE) candidate, you are expected to have not less than five (5) SSCE credit passes in the required subjects for Education / Fine Art. Below are the five (5) subjects required to study Education / Fine Art:
- Five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes or TC II or NTC/NBC merit including English Language and Fine Art.
1. ABSU requires five SSCE credit passes including Fine Art, English Language, and any three (3) subjects.
JAMB Subject Combination for Education/Fine Art
Another vital requirement to study education/fine art is your JAMB UTME result. You are expected to score not less than 180 in your JAMB UTME examination to be eligible to study this course in any higher institution provided you meet their other requirements.
Please note that you are going to meet three (3) vital subjects in your JAMB examination and they include the following subjects:
1). English Language.
2). Fine Arts.
3). And any other subject.
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Direct Entry Admission Requirements for Education / Fine Art
Direct Entry candidates who don’t intend to apply to study Education / Fine Art via UTME should be able to meet the Direct Entry admission requirements needed to study Education / Fine Art. Below are the Education / Fine Art direct entry admission requirements:
i). Two (2) ‘A’ Level passes in Fine Arts and any other subject.
ii). NCE merit in Fine and Applied Arts Double Major.
1. ABSU – Direct Entry only.
Universities In Nigeria Offering Education/Fine Art
- ABSU (ABIA STATE UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE).
- FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (TECHNICAL), AKOKA, (AFFL TO UNIBEN) – EDAKOKA.
- OSUN STATE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, ILA-ORANGUN (AFFL TO EKITI STATE UNI, ADO EKITI).
- UNIPORT (UNIVERSITY OF PORT-HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE).
- UYOUNIUYO (UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE).
- YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, YABA, LAGOS STATE (AFFL TO UNN).
Place To Work With A Degree in Education/Fine Art
Below are firms and sections you can work in with a degree in Education/Fine Art. Some of the places listed below are directly associated with your degree, while the rest are not directly related but have a place reserved for anyone with a degree in Education/Fine Art. Below are the places you can work with a degree in Education/Fine Art.
1). Lecturer in any Higher Institution.
2). Exhibition designer.
3). Secondary school teacher.
4). Commercial art gallery manager.
5). Graphic designer.
6). Community arts worker.
8). Arts administrator.
9). Museum/gallery exhibitions officer.