University of Calabar

country rank  56
world rank  8284

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University Overview

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 and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Calabar (UNICAL) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Calabar (UNICAL) 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 44 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UNICAL
Founded 1975

University Location

Address Private Mailbox 1115, Eta Agbo Road
Calabar (population range: 250,000-499,999)
Cross River
Nigeria
T +234 (87) 22 17 66
F +234 (87) 65 103

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
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International
students
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019