List of Art Courses to Study in Nigeria :106 Courses

In this article, you are going to get a list of art courses you can study in Nigeria. You will get the list of art courses offered in Nigerian universities as well as UTME requirements and O’ level.

Art has a lot of courses you can study, many Nigerians don’t know the value of art, not knowing it’s has a lot of courses you can pick.

list of art courses to study in Nigeria

There are more art course you can study in Nigerian universities than the likes of theatre arts and law.

List of Art Courses you Can Study In Nigerian Universities

Here are the list of art courses to study in Nigerian universities.

  1. Archaeology
  2. Arts (Combined)
  3. Arabic Studies
  4. Arabic Language and Literature
  5. Arabic and IS
  6. Anthropology
  7. African and Asian Studies
  8. Criminology and Security Studies
  9. Creative Arts
  10. Chinese Study
  11. Christian Religious Study
  12. Creative and Visual Arts
  13. Counseling and Psychology
  14. Christian Studies
  15. Classical Studies
  16. Comparative Religious Studies
  17. Communication Studies
  18. Communication and Language Arts
  19. Communication Arts
  20. Drama/Dramatic Arts/Performing Arts/Theater Arts
  21. European and Nigerian Languages
  22. English Studies
  23. Economics and Development Studies
  24. English Literature and Language
  25. Economics
  26. Efik-Ibibio
  27. English Language Literature
  28. English Language and Communication Studies
  29. English and International Studies
  30. English and Literature Studies
  31. English and Literary Studies
  32. Fine Art/ and Applied Arts
  33. Fulfulde
  34. Foreign Language and Literature
  35. French and International Studies
  36. French
  37. French and International Relations
  38. French and German/Russian
  39. Geography
  40. German Combined with French/Russian
  41. Geography and Environmental Studies
  42. German
  43. Hausa
  44. History/International Studies
  45. History and Archaeology
  46. History and Strategic Studies
  47. History and Diplomatic Studies
  48. History and Political Studies
  49. History and International Relations
  50. History and Diplomatic Studies
  51. History
  52. Igbo/Linguistic
  53. Igbo
  54. International and Comparative Politics
  55. International Studies and Diplomacy
  56. IS
  57. International Relations and Diplomacy
  58. Kiswahili
  59. Kanuri
  60. Literature in English
  61. Linguistic and Nigerian Languages
  62. Language and Linguistics
  63. Language and Literature
  64. Linguistic/Yoruba
  65. Linguistic/Urhobo
  66. Languages
  67. Languages Arts
  68. Linguistic/Edo
  69. Linguistic, Igbo and other African Languages
  70. Linguistic and Communication Studies
  71. Linguistic and African Languages
  72. Linguistics and Communication Studies
  73. Linguistic
  74. Linguistic Arts and Yoruba
  75. Music
  76. Mass Communication
  77. Modern Language and Translation
  78. Modern European Languages
  79. Nigerian Languages
  80. Psychology and Human Development
  81. Performing Arts
  82. Political Science
  83. Political Science and Conflict Resolution
  84. Portuguese/English
  85. Portuguese
  86. Performing Arts and Culture
  87. Performing Arts
  88. Philosophy
  89. Philosophy and Religious Studies
  90. Religion and Philosophy
  91. Russian with French/German
  92. Russian
  93. Religion and Science
  94. Religious Studies/Theology
  95. Religious Studies
  96. Religious and Cultural Studies
  97. Religious and Cultural Studies
  98. Sociology and Anthropology
  99. Sociology
  100. Theology
  101. Theatre and Film Studies
  102. Theatre Arts
  103. Theatre and Performing Arts
  104. Theatre and Media Arts
  105. Yoruba
  106. Yoruba Communication

List of Art Courses you Can Study In Nigerian Universities

Now that you have gotten the list of art courses you can study in Nigerian universities, then you need to also known the O’level and UTME requirements.

So, you will get a list of SSCE/NECO and UTME requirements for Art courses that is being offered by Universities in Nigeria.

For example here are the list


  • UTME Subjects- any of the two subjects from Arts, and social sciences and one of history, government, religious studies and geography.
  • O’Level Requirements- Five SSCE credit passes both in English, and any one of the following subjects, economic, history,geography and religious studies.


  • UTME Subjects- history, and any two subjects from social sciences and Arts.
  • O’Level Requirements- you will need five SSCE credit passes, that will be included in English Language and History.

list of art courses to study in Nigeria

I have already written an article with full list of SSCE/NECO and UTME requirements for the 106 Art courses listed in this post.

So, enter the link below¬†WAEC and JAMB Subjects for Art Courses to know more about the 106 Arts listed here of their O’Level and UTME Requirements.