Zahid, et al (2016) did a study to determine the effect of growing use of social media sites on the academic per- University of Education, Winneba, Ghana Email:oamicky2004@yahoo.com Abstract The study sought to assess students’ use of social media and its effect on academic performance of tertiary institutions students in Ghana with a focus on Koforidua Polytechnic students. become a tool for communication and social cohesion amongst students. 1-10 Google Scholar Alkhalaf AM(1)(2), Tekian A(3), Park YS(3). Social media usage is considered one of the most common activities among university students that could impact their daily lives. Previous studies have documented the importance of personality traits, class attendance, and social network structure. As a result of increased attractiveness and use of social media among teenagers at the expense of school, the impact of social media on teens has been the subject of increased scrutiny. The purpose of this research study is to examine the influence of Social Media and Academic Performance Of students in University of Lagos. previous studies, there are still some limitations about the impacts of social media use on academic performance among university students. Waleed Mugahed Al-rahmi Ibnu Sina Institute for Scientific and Industrial Research, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia, Akram M. Zeki Faculty of Information and Communication Technology, International Islamic University Malaysia, 10, 50728 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Norma … The impact of social media use on academic performance among university students: a pilot study @inproceedings{AlRahmi2013TheIO, title={The impact of social media use on academic performance among university students: a pilot study}, author={Waleed Mugahed Al-Rahmi and Mohd Shahizan Othman}, year={2013} } Inquiries Journal/Student Pulse 2013; 5: 1 – 3. This study examined whether and how these two behaviors predict academic performance among university students.


52-68. Effect of Social Media on Academic Performance of Students in Ghanaian Universities: A Case Study of ... Research has proved the heavy presence of social media usage among students. Actually, numerous studies have been carried out to examine this issue in order to determine why social media is so attractive to teenagers and its related impacts. basis. W. Al-Rahmi, M. OthmanThe impact of social media use on academic performance among university students: a pilot study J Inf Syst Res Innovation, 4 (12) (2013), pp. Five Research questions and five Research hypotheses guided the study. The impact of social media use on academic performance among university students: a pilot study @inproceedings{AlRahmi2013TheIO, title={The impact of social media use on academic performance among university students: a pilot study}, author={Waleed Mugahed Al-Rahmi and Mohd Shahizan Othman}, year={2013} } THE IMPACTS OF SOCIAL MEDIA USE ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AMONG UITM PUNCAK PERDANA STUDENTS Nur Hananie Mohd Esam and Nurhidayah Hashim Faculty of Information Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Puncak Perdana Campus, UiTM Selangor, Malaysia Abstract Academic activities in institutions and faculties are progressively implemented learning through social media…