Thursday, 12 October 2017

UNICAL Post-UTME Screening Result 2017/2018 Out
My Education Mag Team is glad to inform all prospective students of the University Of Calabar and the entire university community that the results for the 2017/2018 Post Utme screening test have been released.

HOW TO CHECK YOUR RESULT


The UTME Screening Result Checking scratch cards are available in the following Banks;

  • UNICAL Microfinance Bank, Calabar
  • WEMA Bank Plc, Calabar
  • Heritage Bank, Calabar
  • First City Monument Bank

PLEASE NOTE: You can start checking your result(s) NOW as the portal has been activated.

The PUTME Result scratch card is N1,000 (excluding bank charges)


My Education Mag Team

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

UNICAL Part-time Degree Admission Form On Sale 2017/2018
                                             UNICAL Part-time Degree Admission Form On Sale 2017/2018
Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission into the Part-time degree programme of the Educational Consultancy services of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) for 2017/2018 session.

FACULTY OF ARTS

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES
Location: Faculty of Arts

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FIVE (5)YEAR PROGRAMME
Candidates must have credits in five O/level relevant subjects, including English Language and Mathematics in not more than two sittings.

FOUR (4)YEAR PROGRAMME
For Direct entry admission, Candidate must in addition to (a) above possess at least the NCE in Linguistics or any Nigerian or foreign language, a college diploma or certificate in TESL. 

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION AND PLANNING
Location: Faculty of Education


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4)YEAR PROGRAMME
(i) Post NCE with credit or merit passes in at least one major subject, credit in English Language and Mathematics in Non-Science options at O/Level obtained in not more than two sittings.
(ii) Diploma in Education and other relevant discipline from a recognized tertiary institution with five (5) credits at O/L including English Language and Mathematics in not more than two sittings.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Five O/Level credit passes to include English Language, and Mathematics, in not more than two sittings.
Teaching Options:
Educational Administrations is offered alongside any of the under-listed options:

  • English
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Social Sciences

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY (B.ED. EDU.TECHNOLOGY)
Location: Faculty of Education


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
Candidate seeking admission into the Bachelor’s degree in Education Technology must possess one of the under- listed minimum qualifications:
(i) NCE with an overall pass at MERIT level or above provided the candidate also has at least three O/level credits or its equivalent, including English Language and mathematics.
(ii) Diploma in Education or in any related discipline approved by the University of Calabar or any recognized University at MERIT level in addition to three credit passes in relevant O/level subjects including English Language and Mathematics.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Five O’ level credit passes in WACE/GCE/SSCE/NECO/TC II, including English Language and Mathematics in not more than two sittings.

BACHELOR’S DEGREES IN ADULT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
Location: Faculty of Education


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
NCE with a pass at distinction, credit or merit levels from a recognized institution, plus three (3) O/level subjects at credit level.
Diploma in Adult Education from the University of Calabar, credit or merit or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution. In addition to the above, candidate must also possess additional qualification of at .least 3 credits at GCE/WASC/SSCE/NECO/TC11 or NABTECH at not more than two sittings including English Language and Mathematics.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Holders of GCE/WASC/SSCE/NECO/TCII or NABTECH with five credits at not more than two sittings including English language and Mathematics is eligible to apply

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
Location: Faculty of Education


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
Candidates seeking admission into Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Education must possess one of the following qualifications:
(a) NCE or its equivalent in two teaching subjects at MERIT level. The candidate should also possess at least five O/level credits or its equivalent including English Language and Mathematics
(b) Diploma in Education or in any related discipline approved by the University of Calabar obtained at merit level provided the candidate also has at least five credit passes at O/level including English Language and Mathematics.

FIVE (5) YEAR PPROGRAMME
Applicant must have the SSCE/WAEC/GCE/NECO/TC II with passes at Credit level in at least five relevant subjects including English Language and Mathematics obtained in not more than two settings.
Teaching Options:
i) Environmental Education in Science (Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and psychology )
ii) Environmental Education in Social Science (Geography, Economics, Political Science, Social Studies)
iii) Tourism Education

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCE

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING
Location: Faculty of Management Sciences


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
(i) Five O/Level GCE/SSCE or NECO credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and Economics and any other two (2) Social Science subjects at not more than two sittings.
(ii) In addition to meeting the basic admission requirements stated above, candidates must also have merit in Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Accounting. A University of Calabar Diploma in Business Administration (DBA) with CGPA of 3.50 or any other equivalent qualification that may be accepted by the Department.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Five O/Level GCE, SSCE or NECO credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and Economics and any other two (2) Social Science subjects obtained at not more than two sittings.

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN BANKING AND FINANCE
Location: Faculty of Management Sciences


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4)YEAR PROGRAMME
(i) Five O/Level GCE/SSCE or NECO, credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and Economics at not more than two sittings.
(ii) In addition candidate must possess a University of Calabar Diploma in Management Sciences, Economics or Computer Science from any recognized institution.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Five O/Level GCE, SSCE or NECO credit passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Economics and any other Social Science subject obtained at not more than two sittings.

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
Location: Faculty of Management Sciences


REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR DIRECT ENTRY PROGRAMME
Candidate for the four (4) Year Evening Programme must in addition to five (5) credits including English Language and Mathematics at the O/level also posses OND in Business Administration, Banking and Finance, Accounting or Marketing merit level and above from a recognized institution. Candidates with Higher National Diploma (HND) with at least lower credit in the relevant field and equally those with University Degree may also apply.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Candidates for the five (5) Year Evening Programme must obtain five (5) credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other Social Science subject in SSCE or its equivalent obtained at not more than two (2) sittings.

BACHELOR’S OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN MARKETING
Location: Faculty of Management Sciences

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR DIRECT ENTRY PROGRAMME
Candidate for the four (4) Year Evening Programme must in addition to meeting the requirements stated above also posses the University of Calabar Diploma (ND) or (OND) in the relevant field at merit level and above from a recognized institution. Candidates with the Higher National Diploma (HND) with Lower Credit in the relevant field, and equally those with University Degree may also apply. Academic Transcripts are required in all cases for the Direct Entry Admission.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Candidate for the five (5) Year Evening Programme must obtain five (5) credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other Social Science subject in SSCE or its equivalent obtained at not more than two sittings.

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

BACHELOR’S DEGREE PROGRAMME IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (BPA)
Location: Faculty of Social Sciences

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
In addition to the basic entry requirement, applicant should possess a Diploma from a recognized institution in these relevant fields. Public Administration, Personnel Management, Applied Economics, Political Science, Social Work, Business Administration, Law, Mass Communication and Philosophy

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Five O/Level credits in GCE, SSCE,WAEC, NECO or its equivalent to include English Language, Government and Mathematics in not more than two (2) sittings.

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN POLICY AND ADMINISTRATIVE STUDIES(PAS)

Location: Faculty of Social Science

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
Any applicant should possess a diploma from a recognized institution in any of these relevant fields: Public Administration, Personal Management, Applies Economics, Political Science, Social Work, Business Administration, Law Mass Communication and Philosophy.
OR
Hold ND/ HND/NCE or equivalent qualifications in a relevant course from institutions recognized by the University.

FIVE (5)YEAR PROGRAMME
Admission is open to holders of the following :
5 Credit passes in SSCE/GCE/WAEC/NECO which must include English Language, Government, Mathematics and any two Art or social Science subjects obtained in not more than two sittings.

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN SOCIAL WORKS (BSW)

Location: Faculty of Social Science

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION 

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
For Direct entry (3 years) the department accepts Diploma in Social Work with a pass at the Credit level from its own University or equivalent qualification from a recognized University. In addition to the above, the candidate must also possess the basic qualification of at least five (5) credits at the GCE/WASC/SSCE /NECO in not more than two sittings, including English Language and Mathematics.
OR
(i) Five (5) papers in GCE/WASC/SSCE, including at least 2 papers at the advanced level (A-level): the O/level papers must include a credit in English Language and Mathematics.
OR
(ii) Practicing professionals with Diploma in Social Work, or equivalent (e.g. Social Welfare,Social Development, Youth Development, Rural-Development, Community Development), Certificate in Nursing, H.Sc., OND, with at least five(5)years post qualification experience.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Five (5) credits in GCE/WASC/SSCE/NECO in not more than two (2) sittings, including English and Mathematics.

BACHELOR’S DEGREE (B.SC) IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT (ERM)

Location: Faculty of Social Science

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION 

FOUR (4)YEAR PROGRAMME
(i) Holders of the Ordinary Diploma of the Environmental Education of Unical or any other approved equivalent at Merit Level or above, with additional (5) (five credits at not more than two sittings in the GCE, O/L, WASC, NECO, SSCE or NABTECH, including English Language and Mathematics and any other three related subjects.
(ii) Holders of NCE with Geography and any Social/Natural Sciences as main teaching subject, provided the candidates has the minimum University entry requirement of five credits in not more than two sittings, including English Language and Mathematics and any other Science or Social Science subjects.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Candidates with minimum University entry requirements of five (5) credits, including English Language and a Pass in Mathematics and any other Science or Social Science Subjects will be considered. 

BACHELOR DEGREE IN ECONOMICS

Location: Faculty Of Social Science

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION 

FOUR (4) YEAR PROGRAMME
candidate, seeking admission to pursue degree under the three year programme must, in addition to meeting the basic entry requirement posses the University of Calabar Diploma in Applied Economics at merit level and above. Candidate with Higher National Diploma (HND) in the relevant field may also apply.

FIVE (5) YEAR PROGRAMME
Credit passes in five subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any Social Science / Science subjects in SSCE/WAEC/GCE/NECO, in not more than two(2) sittings.

NOTE: Candidates seeking direct entry admissions must submit their academic transcripts to the
relevant Departments.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

FIRST METHOD: ELECTRONIC PIN
Walk into any bank branch nation wide
Request to make payment for University of Calabar C.E.S Application Form 2017/2018 on E-tranzact platform
Pay the sum of 10,000 (Ten thousand naira) only and obtain payment slip containing a unique Pin.
Log in with the generated pin for the C.E.S application.

SECOND METHOD: THE PAPER SCRATCH CARD OPTION
C.E.S application scratch cards are available for those who reside in Calabar or have difficulties obtaining the e-scratch card receipt:

CALABAR ONLY
Unical Microfinance Bank
Heritage Bank Plc
FCMB Bank Plc
Wema Bank Plc
UBA Bank Plc

On obtaining the scratch card or e-scratch, candidates should log on to http://www.myunical.edu.ng and select “CES 2017 Application” from the Online Forms menu tab on the home page.

The next page will require the candidate to enter his/her phone number and e-scratch card pin or scratch card pin against the fields provided and click log in.

Follow the on-screen instruction after gaining access to complete the form.

STEP 3
Print the form after submission

CLOSING DATE
Closing date for all application is November, 2017

HELP –DESK
Zellence Unical Office
Philosophy Building, UNICAL
08035191335, 07055993549
UNICAL Pre Degree And Diploma Admission Form On Sale 2017/2018
UNICAL Pre Degree And Diploma Admission Form On Sale 2017/2018
This is to inform you that UNICAL is currently inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Pre-degree and diploma programmes of the Educational Consultancy services of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) for 2017/2018 session.

PRE-DEGREE PROGRAMME:
Duration: One Academic Session in Science, Agriculture and Education (Science)
Location: Pre-degree Directorate

Admission Requirements:
  • Credit-level passes at not more than two sittings in (WASC/NECO/GCE O/L, NABTECH) English Language, Chemistry, Biology/Agric Science, Mathematics and one Science/Social Science subject and at least a pass in Physics. Students admitted into Pre-degree programme with a Credit in Agriculture and/or pass in Physics will only be sent to the Faculty of Agriculture at successful completion of the programme. Successful candidates who sit for and obtain a credit in Physics within the programme year and submit their result before the placement exercise could be placed in any of the departments in the Faculty of Agriculture, Biological Science, Physical Science, Education and Engineering
  • Applicants awaiting results may also apply. Such applications shall only be considered on receipt of the pending results within the period allowed for such consideration.
  • Applicants must have JAMB results of either 2014/2015 or 2015/2016 or 2016/2017.

PRE-DEGREE IN FRENCH STUDIES
Duration: One full academic session.
Location: Pre-degree Directorate

Admission Requirements:
  • Five Credit-level passes in WASC/GCE O’ level/NECO, NABTECH at not more than two sittings, including English Language and one Arts or Social Science subject. JAMB results of either 2014/2015 or 2015/2016 or 2016/2017 can be used.
  • Note: A pre-knowledge of French is not a requirement.

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC POLICY AND ADMINISTRATION (IPPA)

DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (DPA):
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-time).
Location: Institute of Public Policy & Administration (IPPA).

Admission Requirements:
  • For admission into this programme, candidate must possess a minimum of four (4) credits in GCE O/L, SSCE, NECO, TC II from the following subjects: Government, Economics or Commerce, C.R.K, Literature, Accounting or Mathematics with at least a Pass in English Language in not more than two sittings.

DIPLOMA IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT (DLG)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institute of Public Policy & Administration (IPPA)
Admission Requirement:
For admission into this programme, candidate must possess a minimum of four (4) credits in GCE O/L, SSCE, NECO, TC 11 from the following subjects: Government, Economics or Commerce, C.R.K, Literature, Accounting or Mathematics with at least a Pass in English Language in not more than two sittings.

DIPLOMA IN PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (DPM)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institute of Public Policy & Administration (IPPA)

Admission Requirements:
For admission into this Programme, candidate must have a minimum of four (4) credits in GCE O/L, SSCE, NECO, TC II with at least a Pass in English Language in not more than two sittings.

DIPLOMA IN TOURISM AND HOTEL MANAGEMENT
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institute of Public Policy & Administration (IPPA)
Admission Requirements:
For admission into the above programme, candidate must have a minimum of four (4) credits in relevant subjects, including English Language in GCE O/L, SSCE or NECO in not more than two sittings.
Note that French is an advantage.

DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (DBA)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions
Location: Institute of Public Policy & Administration (IPPA)

Admission Requirements:
  • At least five (5) credit passes in relevant subjects in GCE O’L/WASC/SSCE/NECO at not more than two sittings. Subjects to include; English, Mathematics and Economics.

DIPLOMA IN LAW
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full Time)
Location: Institute of Public Policy & Administration (IPPA)

Admission requirement:
  • The minimum entry requirement for admission into Diploma in Law programme will be: Five (5) credits at maximum of two (2) sittings in GCE O’L/WASC/SSCE/NECO, including English Language and Literature.

INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION (IOE)

DIPLOMA IN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION (DEE)
Location: Faculty of Education
Duration: Two Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institution of Education
Applicant must be holder of GCE O/L, WAEC/SSCE/NECO or equivalent with four (4) credits in four (4) relevant teaching subjects and at least a credit level Pass in English Language in at most two sittings

DIPLOMA IN EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY (DET)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institution of Education

Admission Requirements:
Candidates with GCE O/L, WAEC/SSCE/NECO or equivalent with at least four(4) credits in relevant teaching subjects, including English Language and Mathematics in one sitting.

DIPLOMA IN PRE-PRIMARY AND BASIC EDUCATION (DPBE)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institute of Education

Admission Requirements:
Candidate with GCE O’L/WAEC/SSCE/NECO or equivalent at least four (4) credits in relevant subjects including English Language and Mathematics in one sitting.
Any other qualification acceptable to the University of Calabar for a Diploma Programme admission.

DIPLOMA IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE (DLIS)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institute of Education

Admission Requirements:
Minimum requirement for admission into Diploma in Library and Information Science Programme is four (4) O/level credits or its equivalent, including English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings.

DIPLOMA IN EDUCATION (DE)
Duration: Two Academic Sessions (Full-Time)
Location: Institute of Education

Admission Requirements:
Candidates must be holder of GCE O’L/WAEC/ SSCE/NECO/TCII with credits in four (4) relevant teaching subjects including English Language and Mathematics.

BASSEY ANDAH INSTITUTE FOR ASIAN AND AFRICAN STUDIES (BAIFASS)

DIPLOMA IN THEATRE AND MEDIA STUDIES (DTMS)
Duration: Two academic sessions (full-Time)
Location: Bassey Andah Institute for African and Asian Studies

Admission Requirements:
Interested candidates for Diploma in Theatre and Media Studies programme must possess a minimum of four (4) credits which must include English Language and Mathematics and any other two Arts or Social Science subjects nor more than two (2) sittings. A candidate of GCE O’L/WASC/SSCE or NECO is acceptable.

DIPLOMA IN AFRICAN AND ASIAN STUDIES
Duration: Two academic sessions (full-Time)
Location: Bassey Andah Institute for African and Asian Studies

Admission Requirements:
Interested candidates should possess a minimum of 4 credits passes in WASSE/NECO/GCE in English Language, English Literature, Economics, History/Government, Christian Religious Studies and Mathematics
Certificate in Theatre Studies, Journalism and mass Communication or related disciplines from recognized universities, provided the candidate has at least 3 credit passes including English Language, English Literature, History/Government and Mathematics at the Ordinary level.
The Teacher Grade II Certificate with at least a credit at the Merit level including English Language.

INSTITUTE OF OCEANOGRAPHY

DIPLOMA IN MARINE SCIENCE
Duration: Two academic sessions (full-Time)
Location: Faculty of Marine Sciences

Admission Requirement:
Applicants must have at least four (4) credits in relevant subjects in GCE O’L/WASC/SSCE at not more than two sittings but which must include English Language and Mathematics.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

FIRST METHOD: ELECTRONIC PIN

  • Walk into any bank branch nation wide
  • Request to make payment for University of Calabar C.E.S Application Form 2017/2018 on E-tranzact platform
  • Pay the sum of 10,000 (Ten thousand naira) only and obtain payment slip containing a unique Pin.
  • Log in with the generated pin for the C.E.S application.

SECOND METHOD: THE PAPER SCRATCH CARD OPTION

  • C.E.S application scratch cards are available for those who reside in Calabar or have difficulties obtaining the e-scratch card receipt:

CALABAR ONLY
Unical Microfinance Bank
Heritage Bank Plc
FCMB Bank Plc
Wema Bank Plc
UBA Bank Plc

On obtaining the scratch card or e-scratch, candidates should log on to http://www.myunical.edu.ng and select “CES 2017 Application” from the Online Forms menu tab on the home page.

The next page will require the candidate to enter his/her phone number and e-scratch card pin or scratch card pin against the fields provided and click log in.

Follow the on-screen instruction after gaining access to complete the form.

STEP 3
Print the form after submission

CLOSING DATE
Closing date for all application is November, 2017

HELP –DESK
Zellence Unical Office
Philosophy Building, UNICAL
08035191335, 07055993549

Monday, 31 July 2017

UNICAL Postgraduate Admission Form | 2017/2018
UNICAL Postgraduate Admission Form | 2017/2018
Management of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into graduate programmes in the 2017/2018 academic session leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Masters and Doctor of Philosophy Degree.

AVAILABLE GRADUATE PROGRAMMES
Programmes leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Master’s, and Ph.D degrees are available in the under-listed Departments.

For details of each programme and specific requirements, visit this link: www.unicalonlne.edu.ng/programmes-and-degrees

1) Faculty of Agriculture; Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology, Animal Science; Crop Science; Soil Science; Forestry and Wildlife Resource Management.

2) Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences; Medical Laboratory Science (Medical Microbiology/ Parasitology Unit, Chemical Pathology Unit and Haematology Unit), Radiography and Radiological Sciences, Nursing Sciences.

3) Faculty of Arts; English and Literary Studies; History and International Studies; Linguistics and Communication Studies; Religious and Cultural Studies; Philosophy; Theatre and Media Studies; Modern Languages and Translation Studies.

4) Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences; Anatomy; Biochemistry; Pharmacology; Physiology.

5) Faculty of Biological Sciences; Botany, Genetics & Biotechnology, Microbiology, Zoology and Environmental Biology.

6) Faculty of Education; Arts Education; Business Education; Continuing Education and Development Studies; Curriculum and Teaching; Educational Administration and Planning; Educational Foundations, Guidance and Counselling; Environmental Education; Library and Information Science; Science Education; Social Science Education; Special Education.

7) Faculty of Law; Law

8) Faculty of Management Sciences; Accounting, Banking and Finance; Business Management; Marketing.

9) Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry; Medicine and Dentistry; Community Medicine.

10) Faculty of Physical Sciences; Geology; Mathematics; Statistics; Computer Science; Physics; Pure and Applied Chemistry.

11) Faculty of Social Sciences; Economics; Geography and Environmental Science; Political Science; Sociology; Public Administration.

12) Institute of Education; PGD Education, PGD Environmental Education

13) Institute of Oceanography; Fisheries and Aquaculture; Physical Oceanography; Biological Oceanography

14) Institute of Public Policy and Administration; PGD Public Administration; Policy and Administrative Studies

15) Centre for Water Resources Management.

GENERAL REGULATIONS
Courses may be offered full-time or part-time. All programmes begin with coursework and end with a project for Graduate Diploma, MBA, MPA and MPAS or thesis for Master’s and Ph.D degrees.

Duration of Programme: 
For full-time studies the Postgraduate Diploma lasts for two (2) semesters. The Master’s degrees last for 4 – 6 semesters; and the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) programmes last for 6 – 10 semesters.
For part-time programmes, the Master’s degrees last for 6-8 semesters, the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) lasts for 10-16 semesters.
Note that PGD programmes run on full-time basis only.

Requirements for Admission: 
Candidates are required to have a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 5-point scale and 2.75 on a 4-point scale for Master’s programmes and 4.00 on a 5-point scale and 3.00 on a 4-point scale for the Ph.D programmes.

A CGPA of 1.50 and above is required for PGD programmes. Candidates with Master’s degree from recognized universities may credit the relevant courses towards the Ph.D programme, provided that the quality of the grade is acceptable to the Graduate School.

MODE OF APPLICATION

  • Interested candidates are to first log on to the website: www.unicalonline.edu.ng to download the prospectus for the complete description of available courses.
  • Thereafter, candidates are required to pay a non-refundable fee of ₦15,000.00 at any bank nationwide via E-Transact platform for Graduate School application form 2017/2018 academic session.
  • A printout with a unique pin will be issued at the bank.
  • Candidates will then enter their unique PIN and their mobile phone numbers on www.unicalonline.edu.ng/admissions to access the form.
  • Follow the steps by providing your data as prompted and ensure that your form is submitted. 
  • PLEASE NOTE: YOU ARE TO PRINT OUT A COPY OF YOUR FORM AND CONCEPT NOTE, BY CLICKING ON PRINT button after submission. Please bring a copy of the printed form to the venue on the day of the screening.
  • Process Flow of E-Scratch Card for UNICAL Postgraduate Application; Walk into any bank across the federation and make payment on E-Transact platform to purchase Graduate School application form for 2016/2017 academic session.
  • Make a payment of ₦15,000.00 and obtain the payment slip. Go online to www.unicalonline.edu.ng/admissions
  • Log on with the generated pin on the payment slip to fill the Postgraduate form.

Note: Filling of forms – Surnames first, First name next, Middle name last. There will be no changes made after submission of application forms online. Therefore candidates must think through before submission as any change will attract a fee.
This is to prevent multiple applications. The titles Mr, Miss or Mrs may be used but not Rev(Dr), Chief, etc. Programmes applied for should be Ph.D, M.A, M.Ed, M.Sc, MPH, LLM, and PGD.

CONCEPT NOTE
As part of the application, candidates are expected to submit a CONCEPT NOTE of 2 pages maximum for Ph.D programmes and one (1) page maximum for Master’s programmes.
The concept note will be typed online in a space provided in the form and printed out for submission to the department. The concept note is a MINI SUMMARY OF RESEARCH PROPOSAL highlighting what candidates intend to research on when admitted. It will have to cover the following:

  • Statement of the problem
  • Relevance of study to self and society
  • Aim(s) of the study
  • Justification
  • Methodology
  • Brief theoretical background

Please Note: Candidates who fail to send their concept notes online along with their application forms will not be allowed to take part in the oral interview.

Candidates are to ensure that their academic transcripts are forwarded by their previous institutions through courier service to the Academic Secretary, Graduate School, University of Calabar, P.M.B. 1115, Calabar, Cross River State, ON OR BEFORE THE DEADLINE INDICATED BELOW.
ALL TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE RECEIVED IN GRADUATE SCHOOL ON OR BEFORE THE SCREENING DAY being OCTOBER 20, 2017.

Candidates whose transcripts are not received in the Graduate School by OCTOBER 20, 2017, shall NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR ADMISSION.

There will be no room for awaiting results (all applicants whose results have not been approved by the Graduate School Board/ University Senate will not be considered for admission).

ADMISSION SCREENING EXERCISE
Admission Screening Day – Friday 20th October, 2017 for MBA, MPAS, and all PGD candidates
While Saturday 21st October, 2017 is for Masters and Ph.D candidates. The screening test will be a computer based test as follows:Part A – Written, (Use of English Language, Logic, Mathematics, ICT and General Knowledge);

Part B – Oral interview in the respective departments based on subject area/concept note for Ph.D and Master’s candidates.
There shall be No oral interview for MBA, MPAS and all PGD programmes.

DEADLINE
The website for submission of application will be shut down on the 8th October, 2017.

Thursday, 27 July 2017

GOODNEWS: UNICAL Vice Chancellor Zana Wins Best VC Award
GOODNEWS: UNICAL Vice Chancellor Zana Wins Best VC Award

Report reaching us has it that the Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Calabar, Calabar (Unical), Prof. Zana Akapgu has been awarded “Best Performing” VC in Nigeria in the last one year by a London based news platform, ‘The Nigerian’ and the ‘Nigeria Print Journalism Magazine’.

It was gathered that the Vice Chancellor was selected after a critical evaluation of his achievements since he assumed office.

The VC is to be conferred with the award of the “Best Education Leadership Icon” on August 25th in London, United Kingdom.

The award was in recognition of the VC’s “immense contributions to educational development and nation building through transparent and inclusive leadership at the University of Calabar”.

Thursday, 29 June 2017

UNICAL Induction And Oath Taking Ceremony of Graduate Radiographers
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This is to inform the general public that The management of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) has announced the schedule of the 11th Induction/Oath Taking Ceremony of Graduate Radiographers.

The ceremony has been scheduled to hold as follows:

Venue:  University of Calabar International Conference Centre.
Time: 10am Prompt.
 Date: Friday June 30th, 2017.

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