Cross River University of Technology

country rank  57
world rank  8439

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University Overview

Established in 2002, Cross River University of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Calabar (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Cross River. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Obubra, Okuku, Ogoja. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 15 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. CRUTECH also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Founded 2002
Motto Technology for human advancement
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Ekpo Abasi
Calabar (population range: 250,000-499,999)
Cross River
T +234 (87) 232303
F +234
Other locations Obubra, Okuku, Ogoja

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Cross River University of Technology's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
National Universities Commission, Nigeria


  • National University Commission (NUC)

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