Faculty of Arts

Welcome to the Department of Theatre and Media Arts

Welcome to the Department of Theatre and Media Arts, Faculty of Arts, Ekiti State University, Ado- Ekiti, Nigeria; the home of creativity, self-actualization and development of human potentials. The department was founded at the beginning of the 2014/2015 academic session. The Department runs a Bachelor and Diploma Degrees in Theatre and Media Arts. Theatre and Media Arts as a course is divided into many areas of specialization such as: Directing, Acting, Stage Management, Theatre Management and Administration, Technical Theatre which is further compartmentalized into Carpentry, Design, Costuming, Make-up, Media Arts, Public Relation and Advertising. The need to harness and explore the limitless potentialities that abound in the arts to foster a holistic education and self-reliant graduates for national development has necessitated the establishment of Department of Theatre and Media Arts. The course trains students towards professional versatility in the various areas of media Arts; Film/Television/Radio production and Cinematography, Playwriting, Acting, Music and Dance, Furniture-making, Fashion-designing, Painting and Decoration. All the programmes in the Department are fully accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) of Nigeria. Please, feel free to visit us in the main campus of Ekiti State University for further inquiries about our programmes.