This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Mass Communication 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 Mass Communication

  • Adamawa State Polytechnic
  • Akwa Ibom State College Of Arts And Science
  • Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic
  • Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital 1
  • Crown Polytechnic
  • Delta State College Of Agriculture
  • Dorben Polytechnic
  • Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti
  • Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi
  • Federal Polytechnic, Bida
  • Federal Polytechnic, Mubi
  • Federal Polytechnic, Nasarawa
  • Federal Polytechnic, Nekede
  • Federal Polytechnic, Offa
  • Federal Polytechnic, Oko
  • Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko
  • Heritage Polytechnic
  • Institute Of Management Technology, Enugu
  • Institute Of Public Health
  • Interlink Polytechnic
  • Jigawa State Institute Of Information Technology
  • Kaduna Polytechnic
  • Lagos State Polytechnic
  • Moshood Abiola Polytechnic
  • Nacabs Polytechnic
  • Nasarawa State Polytechnic
  • Nigerian Institution Of Leather Technology And Science Technology
  • Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic
  • Ogun State Institute Of Technology
  • Our Saviour Institute Of Science, Agric. And Tech.
  • Polytechnic Of Sokoto
  • Rivers State Polytechnic
  • Rufus Giwa Polytechnic
  • Southern-Nigeria Institute Of Innovative Technology
  • The Polytechnic, Ibadan
  • Wolex Polytechnic
  • 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 Mass Communication under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions listed above are:

Any three subjects from Arts/Social Science/Physical 

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Mass Communication as a UTME candidate, you require: English Language and Mathematics and any three other subjects from:History,Literature in English, Economics/Commerce,Fine Arts,Government,Biology Physics,ChemistryBasic Electricity,Geography, Typewriting,Commerce/Principles of Accounting.

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Mass Communication as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: (i)NILEST, IBDANPOLY and OSUNPOLY require credit 
pass in Mathematics.

(ii)NILEST, OKOPOLY and MAPA require 5 credits 
at not more than two sittings.

(iii)IMTE ENUGU :accepts a credit in any of Chemistry, 
Physics, Biology, or Mathematics as one of the credit requirements.

(iv)LASPOTECH requires a credit in a Physical Sci. subject and Geography. Accepts Yoruba as 
course requirement.

(v)ABUTH: accepts Agricultural Science in lieu 
of Biology as course requirements.

(vi)YABATECH accepts credits pass in Yoruba as 
course requirement. Also requires Yoruba, 
History/Government as UTME subject.

(vii)IBDANPOLY requires 3 other subjects from Geography, Yoruba, History, Government, IRS/CRK and any Physical Science subject.

(viii)AKPOLY :accepts CRS and Principle of Accounts

(ix)RUGIPO : require credit passes in Literature in English and accepts a pass in Mathematics. It 
also accepts Yoruba, CRK/IRK at credit level.

(x)OFFAPOY: requires Literature in English as 
compulsory UTME subjects and any two other subjects from Yoruba/Igbo/Hausa, Commerce/Economic/Government, 
Biology/Agric. Science/Geography, CRS/IRS.

(xi)NEKEDEPOLY: requires credit pass in one Basic 
Science subject, and any two from Government, Literature in English, Geography,Commerce, Economics,Igbo, CRS, Fine Arts, History, Information 
Communication Technology.

(xii)OSUNPOLY : accepts CRS/IRS, Yoruba at credit 

(xiii)MAPOLY: A minimum of pass in Literature in English will be an added advantage.

(xiv)FIDEIPOLY :requires five credit passes at not 
more than two sittings at WAEC, NECO and 
NABTEB in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics and any three from Literature in English, Economics, Commerce,Geography, Government,CRS, Fine Arts, History, and Information Communication