This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Art and Design under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in Nigerian polytechnics and monotechnics. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Polytechnics / Monotechnics that Offer Art and Design

  • Abdul-Gusau Polytechnic
  • Auchi Polytechnic
  • Benue State Poly
  • Delta State Polytechnic
  • Federal Polytechnic, Nekede
  • Federal Polytechnic, Oko
  • Institute Of Management Technology, Enugu
  • Kano State Polytechnic
  • Kogi State Polytechnic
  • Lagos State Polytechnic
  • Moshood Abiola Polytechnic
  • Nasarawa State Polytechnic
  • Osun State Polytechnic
  • Rufus Giwa Polytechnic
  • The Ibarapa Polytechnic, Eruwa
  • The Polytechnic, Ibadan
  • Yaba College Of Technology

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Art and Design under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions listed above are:

Fine Art and any two of the following:
Biology and 
A Nigeria Language

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Art and Design as a UTME candidate, you require: English Language, 
Fine Art 
Mathematics and any two of the following: History/Government 
Chemistry/Physical Science, 
Biology/Agricultural Science, 
Literature in English, 
Clothing and Textiles, 
Religious Knowledge, 
Home Economics

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Art and Design as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: U.T.M.E.

(i) IBADAN-POLY requires credit pass in Nigerian Language and accepts Commerce, Economics. Also accepts a pass in Mathematics/English Language.

(ii) AUCHI-POLY accepts a pass in English Language.

(iii) IMTE offers it as Fine Arts.

(iv) KOGI-POLY offers it as Arts and Industrial Design.

(v) LASPOTECH requires credit in Art and Eng. Language.

(vi) NEKEDE-POLY requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and any three from History/Government, Literature in English, Clothing and Textiles, Chemistry/Physics, Economics/Commerce, Technical Drawing, Fine Arts.

(vii) RUGIPO requires five O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Fine Art/Visual Art/Technical Drawing and any three of History, Chemistry/Physics, Biology/Agricultural Science, Literature in English, Mathematics, Religious Knowledge Clothing and Textile, Economics, Geography, Commerce and Government.

(viii) MAPOLY accepts five credits in not more than two sittings or four credits at one sitting with a minimum of pass in English Language.

(ix) AUCHI-POLY requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any other three subjects at a sitting. Six credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at two sittings as course requirements.

(x) AUCHI-POLY accepts any three subjects as UTME subjects.

UTME Subjects

(i) NEKEDE-POLY does not insist on Fine Arts as a UTME subject and also as UTME requirement