Diploma in Music

Department of Music

Faculty of Arts

Programme Category
Programme Description
The Diploma in Music aims at training middle level man power in music. It is also designed to prepare qualified candidates for direct entry admission into first degree (B.A.) in music programme.
Programme Objectives
The objectives of the programme include the following:
  • To study music in its universal dimensions.
  • To prepare students for a profession in the practice and/or teaching of Music at various levels of education, broadcasting, media houses and other avenues of private and public use and in entertainment.
Admission Requirements
Candidates must have passes in any five (5) subjects at credit level including English Language and one other art subject at the Senior School Certificate Examination Council (NECO) Candidates do not necessarily have to offer music either in WAEC, GCE or NECO, however there will be an audition before the final admission.
The Programme shall last a minimum of two (2) academic sessions of 18 months.
Mode of Study
Face to face.
Benefits to Applicants
With a grade level of Merit and above, graduates of this diploma programme are eligible to be admitted for direct entry into first degree (B.A.) in music programme of the University.
How to Apply
Application are made online, click here to review the steps involved when applying.
Please review fees information.
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