Established in 1975, University of Calabar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Calabar (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Cross River. Officially accredited/recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Calabar (UNICAL) is a very large (enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Calabar (UNICAL) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 41 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNICAL also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services.