IBADANPOLY Department of Arts & Design Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Arts and Design faculty of Arts and Humanities in Ibadan Polytechnic (IBADANPOLY)

The Polytechnic, Ibadan is an institution of higher learning in Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria. Founded in 1970, Poly Ibadan is similar to other polytechnics in Nigeria. The institution was established to provide an alternative higher education to universities, particularly in technical skill acquisition.

In this post, we will talk about the

-The subject combinations needed to study Accountancy
– JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
– O’Level Subjects and Requirements
– Direct Entry Requirements

Also see: List Of Courses Offered In IBADANPOLY 

To study Arts and Design , candidates must meet the following requirements.


The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Art and Design;

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


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Art and Design under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in the above Universities include;

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

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Art and Design, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
You require; U.T.M.E.

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

b) AUCHI-POLY accepts a pass in English Language.

c) IMTE offers it as Fine Arts.

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

e) LASPOTECH requires credit in Art and Eng. Language.

f) 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.

g) 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 & Textile, Economics, Geography, Commerce and Government.

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

i) 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.

j) AUCHI-POLY accepts any three subjects as UTME subjects.


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

JAMB Score

For any candidate to be admitted in any Department in the University of Lagos, the Candidate must score 150 and above in JAMB. 

Departmental  Cut-Off Mark

The Departmental cut-off mark for Arts and Design is 175.

Also see: Nigerian Polytechnics Offering Arts and Design

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