WAEC and Jamb Subject Combination for Theatre and Film Studies

WAEC And Jamb Subject Combination For Theatre And Film Studies 2024

WAEC and Jamb Subject Combination for Theatre and Film Studies –Have a passion for arts? want to study theater and film studies? wish to obtain a degree in that course? yet to write your WAEC? yet to register your jamb? want to get the official subject combination for WAEC and JAMB ? Are you still unsure or bothered by your course of study?

well it’s here, we will give you details and the subject that should be included in your jamb and WAEC registration


WAEC and Jamb Subject Combination for Theatre and Film Studies


About Theatre And Film Studies

The very first thing you need to know is that this is a course that needs people who are passionate about it.

This  might take a long for you to learn and adapt to it if you are just going for studying sake or because of the outcome (money).

T/F is a study that focuses on the theory, practice, analysis, creative, historical, and cultural aspects of theatrical and cinematic arts

It includes acting, directing, stage design, playwriting, theater history, techniques, stagecraft, dramatic literature, etc.

Also it involves a medium of storytelling, screenwriting, film theory, film production, and film production.

People in this field can work as filmmakers, cinematographers, film critic editors, etc.

Importance/Benefits of Studying Theater and Film Studies 

Still confused of your choice of study, here is a few more things you should get yourself encouraged on

The importance of studying theater arts is not limited to the following

  1. it gives individuals a platform to express themselves creatively
  2. it helps student channel their ideas and emotions into different performances or film productions
  3. it aids a sense of self-expression
  4. it emphasizes effective communication
  5. it helps individuals to learn the articulation of ideas  and engage with with audiences
  6. it also enhances one’s communication skill
  7. it helps to cultivate emotional intelligence, and exposes students to different artistic expressions.
  8.   it enhances confidence and public speaking skills
  9. it enhances critical thinking and narrative structures, character development, etc.

WAEC Subject Combination for Theater and Film Studies

if you are yet to write/register for WAEC, here is a list of courses to register for or include in your registration

  1. Literature in the English language
  2. mathematics
  3. Government
  4. CRS
  5. biology
  6. civic education
  7. Commerce
  8. Any other subject in social science

You have to note that you need a minimum of credit in the relevant subject before you will be eligible to write JAMB.

Also, the needed result should not be obtained in more than two settings.

JAMB Subject Combination for Theater and Film Studies 

If you are yet to register your jamb or looking for the best subject combination to align with your course of study then it is right here.

Here is a list of subjects that need to be written saddle your process of getting admitted to study theater and film studies

  1. English language
  2. Literature in English
  3. Government
  4. Christian Religious Education

it is very necessary to have a minimum of 180 in the occurs which means you should try to have like 50 in each of the subjects.

Duration of the Course

In a university, the duration of the course for a bachelor’s degree is four (4) years

Universities In Nigerian That Offer Theater And Film studies

Here is a list of Nigerian universities that accept theater and film studies

  1. University of Lagos, Lagos
  2. University of Ibadan, Ibadan
  3. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
  4. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  5. University of Nigeria, Nsukka
  6. Lagos State University, Ojo
  7. University of Ilorin, Ilorin
  8. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  9. Bayero University Kano, Kano
  10. University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt
  11. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  12. Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun
  13. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti
  14. Abia State University, Uturu
  15. Delta State University, Abraka
  16. Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
  17. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
  18. Kogi State University, Anyigba
  19. Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  20. Benue State University, Makurdi
  21. Taraba State University, Jalingo
  22. Federal University, Dutsin-Ma
  23. Federal University, Lokoja
  24. Imo State University, Owerri
  25. Federal University, Gusau
  26. Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  27. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  28. Federal University, Lafia
  29. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
  30. Sokoto State University, Sokoto
  31. Federal University, Gashua
  32. Federal University, Dutse
  33. Enugu St. University of Science and Technology
  34. Cross River University of Technology, Calabar
  35. Rivers State University, Port Harcourt
  36. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko
  37. Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, Katsina
  38. Kebbi St. University of Science and Technology
  39. Federal University, Kashere

Job Opportunities are Available for People who Graduate from this Field 

once you graduate from this field, getting a job is very easy to find because there are a thousand and one job openings for this set of persons. apart from the job openings you can also establish yourself.

in other to excel more, it is advisable to get experience from the different opportunities.

here is a list of opportunities available for graduates of Theaters and film studies

  1. Entertainment finance analyst
  2. Intellectual property lawyer (entertainment)
  3. Film distribution manger
  4. Arts and culture program manager
  5. Entertainment industry analyst
  6. Sustainable film-making consultant
  7. Diversity and inclusion specialist
  8. Cultural affairs office
  9. Creative entrepreneur
  10. Freelance consultant
  11. Freelance filmmaker
  12. Freelance film producer
  13. Drama therapist
  14. Cultural event planner
  15. Community arts coordinator
  16. Podcast producer
  17. Virtual reality content creator
  18. Business development manager for entertainment
  19. Entertainment lawyer
  20. Advertising copywriter
  21. Workshop facilitator
  22. Film and media studies professor
  23. Educational consultant
  24. Brand manager for entertainment
  25. Box office manager
  26. Arts administrator
  27. Event coordinator
  28. Talents /manager
  29. Media planner
  30. Public relations specialist
  31. Digital content producer
  32. Social media manager
  33. Drama teacher or instructor
  34. Voice actor. over artist
  35. Film critic or reviewer
  36. Set decorator
  37. Special effect technician
  38. Publicist
  39. Actor/actress
  40. Screenwriter
  41. Director
  42. Producer
  43. FilM editor
  44. Production manager
  45. Casting director
  46. Sound designer
  47. Stunt coordinator etc.
Frequently Asked Questions 

What is the difference between Theater Arts and Film Studies?

Theater Arts focuses on live performances, including acting, directing, and stagecraft, while Film Studies involves the critical analysis and creation of films, covering areas like cinematography, screenwriting, and editing.

 What skills will I develop during a Theater and Film Studies program?
You will develop skills including communication, teamwork, critical analysis, creativity, and practical skills related to acting, directing, or filmmaking.

 Are there practical components in Theater and Film Studies programs?
Yes, programs include practical elements such as acting in productions, directing scenes, or working on film projects to provide hands-on experience.

What career options are available for graduates of Theater and Film Studies?
Graduates can pursue careers as actors, directors, producers, screenwriters, and cinematographers, or work in roles within the entertainment industry, education, or arts administration.


This covers everything you need to know as an introductory part of your occurs of study. it involves the  course combination of jamb and WAEC when studying theater and film studies

for any question you can drop a comment in the comment section and you will be replied to.

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