University of Calabar was established in 1975 as a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Calabar, Cross River. University of Calabar is officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria. University of Calabar (UNICAL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. 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, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment at UNICAL.
University Name: University of Calabar
Year Established: 1975
University Motto: Knowledge for Service
Country Rank: 41
World Rank: 8758
Academic Calendar: Semesters
Law School: Yes, Law
Other Faculty: Yes, University of Calabar has other faculty including faculty of Arts, Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Education, Management Sciences, Law, Social Sciences, Oceanography, Engineering and College of Medicine.
Accreditation: University of Calabar is accredited by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria.
- Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
- Association of African Universities (AAU)
Library Collection: Yes, UNICAL Library
Trademark Filings and University Licensing: Not Reported
Degrees and Certificates Awarded: Multiple including Bachelor degrees, Masters Degrees, Doctorate degrees in several areas of study.