UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR (UNICAL) CUT OF MARK 2020/2021 (Departmental Cut Off Point for all Courses)

UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR ( UNICAL ) CUT OF MARK 2020 / 2021 (Departmental Cut Off Point for all Courses)

Candidates who chose the University of Calabar as their first choice institution and scored 180 and above are eligible to sit for the PUTME screening exercise. Eligible candidates however need to go through this publication to be properly informed and guided as this publication gave specific attention to sensitive areas.

BRIEF HISTORY OF UNICAL 

University of Calabar, commonly known as Unical was founded in 1975 under the National Higher Education Expansion Program of the Federal Military Government, the University of Calabar ranks among the leading and largest of Nigeria’s second generation universities. Unical is one of the second generation universities which were established in 1975 as a result of the Federal Military Government’s Decree and National Development Plan which mandated the creation of seven new universities at different locations of the country. The University which is located at the Calabar municipal, Cross River State, Southern Nigeria, was the Calabar campus of the University of Nigeria (UNN).

Established in 1975, the new independent university having gained an autonomous status started its academic activities in 1976 with a total of 896 students, 3 faculties and 156 administrative staff some of whom were duly transferred from the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN).

The university initially started with the faculties of Arts, Science and Social Science in 1976, between 1977 and 1981 academic year, the Faculties of Education, College of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Agriculture were established. Progressive is not the word to use in describing her growth ever since her inception but we just have to use it to describe her phenomenal physical, academic and staff expansion.

University of Calabar currently has the following faculties; 

LIST OF FACULTIES IN UNICAL

  1. Faculty of Agriculture
  2. Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences
  3. Faculty of Arts
  4. Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences
  5. Faculty of Biological Sciences 
  6. Faculty of Clinical Science 
  7. Faculty of Education
  8. Faculty of Engineering and Technology 
  9. Faculty of Law
  10. Faculty of Management Sciences 
  11. Faculty of Social Sciences

In addition to her academic profile, UNICAL also has the following citadel of learning; Institute of Education, Institute of Oceanography, Institute of Public Policy and Administrative Studies, a graduate school and the University of Calabar Consultancy Services.

The University’s population is estimated at 40,645 and she currently ranks 53 in the country. Her current Vice Chancellor is Prof. Zana I. Akpagu. 

UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR ( UNICAL ) CUT OFF MARK 2020/2021

As at the time of publication the Management of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) was yet to release an official cut off Mark for the 2020/2021 academic session, Candidates are therefore advised to visit this page as often as they can for more updates as the updates will be made once available.The cut off Mark for 2019/2020 academic session which is the previous year is 180. Candidates who scored 180 in their UTME and meet other admission requirements are qualified to take part in the PUTME screening exercise.

UNICAL GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

UNICALgeneral admission requirements in addition to other departmental/faculty criteria are;

  • A minimum UTME score of 180
  • Five O’ level credits or it’s equivalent including English and Mathematics plus three other relevant subjects in not more than two sittings.
  • Correct UTME subjects combination in UTME
  • UNICAL must be your first choice University among other things.

UNICAL DEPARTMENTAL CUT OFF MARK 

These are the departmental cut off marks for each of the departments present in UNICAL, candidates are expected to beat these cut off marks if they are to be admitted into the departments.

FACULTYDEPARTMENTPROGRAMMECUT OFF POINT
ARTSMERITLOCALITY ELDS
ENGLISH AND LITERARY STUDIESB.A HISTORY & INT’L STUDIES230220210
THEATRE AND MEDIA STUDIESB A THEATRE AND MEDIA STUDIES235220215
ENGLISH AND LITERARY STUDIESB.A. (ENGLISH & LITERARY STUDIES)240230222
MODERN LANGUAGES AND TRANSLATION STUDIESB.A HONS FRENCH200185180
LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION STUDIESB.A. LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION225215205
RELIGIOUS & CULTURAL STUDIESB. A. RELIGIOUS & CULTURAL  STUDIES200185180
PHILOSOPHYB. A. PHILOSOPHY210185180
AGRIC. FORESTRY & WILDLIFE RESOURCES MGT
AGRIC. ECONOMICS AND EXTENSIONB.AGRIC (AGRIC. ECONOMICS & EXTENSION)190180180
ANIMAL SCIENCEB. AGRIC. (ANIMAL SCIENCE)210200190
AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY &WLR MGT.B. AGRIC (SOIL SCIENCE)220185180
FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE RESOURCES MGTB.AGRIC.( FORESTRY & WILDLIFE)200195190
ALLIED MEDICAL SCIENCES
MEDEICAL LABORATORY SCIENCEB.MLS235222215
NURSING SCIENCEBachelor of Nursing Science (B.N.Sc.)240225215
RADIOGRAPHY & RADIOLOGICAL SCIENCESB.SC RADIOGRAPHY240230222
PUBLIC HEALTHB.Public Health (B.P.H.)210190180
PHYSIOLOGYB.Sc. PHYSIOLOGY200185180
BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES
HUMAN ANATOMYB.Sc ANATOMY210190180
BIOCHEMISTRYB. Sc. BIOCHEMISTRY210200195
CLINICAL SCIENCES
MEDICINE & SURGERYMB.BCh263252247
EDUCATION
ADULT AND CONTINUING EDUCATIONB.ED ADULT EDUCATION190180180
EDU. ADMIN & PLANNINGB.Ed IN EDU ADMIN & PLANNING210185180
EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS, GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLINGB.Ed GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING210200180
LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCEBLIS205195180
HUMAN KINETICS & HEALTH EDUCATIONB.Sc (Ed.) HUMAN KINETICS & HEALTH EDUCATION200190180
VOCATIONAL AND SPECIAL EDUCATIONB.Sc (Ed) BUSINESS  EDUCATION210200180
VOCATIONAL AND SPECIAL EDUCATIONB.ED  SPECIAL EDUCATION190180180
VOCATIONAL AND SPECIAL EDUCATIONB.Sc (Ed) AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE EDUCATION190185180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGENGLISH EDUCATION235215204
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGSOCIAL STUDIES215190180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION GEOGRAPHY200190180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION215190180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGELEMENTARY EDUCAION200190180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION CHEMISTRY185180180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION BIOLOGY190185180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION HISTORY200190180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION ECONOMICS220210195
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION POLITICAL SCIENCE220210195
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION RELIGION190180180
CURRICULUM & TEACHINGEDUCATION MATHEMATICS200190180
LAW
LAWLL. B(HONS)269260255
MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
ACCOUNTINGB.Sc ACCOUNTING238226220
BANKING & FINANCEB.Sc  BANKING & FINANCE210200190
MARKETINGB.Sc. MARKETING200185180
BUSINESS MANAGEMENTB.Sc  BUSINESS MANAGEMENT240230225
SCIENCE 
BOTANYB.Sc190180180
GEOLOGYGEOLOGY215205200
PURE AND APPLIED CHEMISTRYCHEMISTRY190180180
MATHS/STATS & COMP. SC.COMPUTER SCIENCE220210200
MATHS/STATS & COMP. SC.MATHS/STATS195180180
PHYSICSB.Sc APPLIED GEOPHYSICS210185180
PHYSICSB.Sc PHYSICS (ELECTRONICS AND COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY)205185180
PHYSICSB.Sc PHYSICS200180180
GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGYB.SC. GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGY215195180
ZOOLOGY & ENV. BIOLOGYB.Sc ZOOLOGY & ENV. BIOLOGY215180180
SOCIAL SCIENCES
SOCIOLOGYB.Sc Sociology235225220
SOCIOLOGYB.SC SOCIAL WORK215200185
GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCEB.Sc. ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (ERM)215200180
GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCEB.Sc. GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE220207195
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATIONB.SC. POLICY AND ADMINISTRATIVE STUDIES200190180
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATIONB.SC. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION235227220
ECONOMICSB.SC. ECONOMICS245234230
POLITICAL SCIENCEB.Sc. POLITICAL SCIENCE235225220

UNICAL PUTME PAYMENT AND REGISTRATION PROCEDURES 

The following options are available to guide PUTME and DE entry candidates on how to pay and register for their PUTME screening exercise. Candidates can use any of the options convenient enough for them. A charge of Two Thousand Naira only (N2000) applies to the transactions below for the Aptitude test.

  1. E-tranzact option: This option can be used in all the commercial banks nationwide. At the bank your are required to pay and obtain an E-transact PIN. With the PIN log into the school portal http://www.myunical.edu.ng and click on the “UTME Admission Screening” link then follow the instructions on the portal after login.
  2. Buy Post-UTME Pin Online option: With this option candidates can buy Post-UTME pin from the portal. Click “Buy Post-UTME Pin Online” to purchase the Post-UTME pin online. Login with the TRANSACTION ID as the PIN into the portal.
  3. Scratch Card Option: This option has limited scope and is only available in the following banks within Calabar Metropolis;
  • Unical Microfinance Bank
  • WEMA Bank
  • First city Monument Bank
  • Heritage Bank

After you must have bought the scratch card proceed as follows:

  • LOG ON TO http://www.myunical.edu.ng and click on the “UTME Admission Screening” link
  • On the home page, enter your correct JAMB Registration Number in the box provided
  • Enter the scratch card pin in the box provided
  • Click on login and follow the online instructions.
  • Confirm your entries and CLICK ON SUBMIT
  • Print out the completed form.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

  • Candidates are required to come with their original UTME result slip showing  clearly the Candidate’s photograph and other valid information 
  • The Post UTME exercise is a Computer Based Test (CBT).
  • Candidates with any form of disability should please indicate during registration.
  • Any candidate who fails to take part in the screening exercise automatically gets disqualified for admission.
  • Early registration is advised to avoid congestion and rush hour 
  • Candidates are strictly advised to ensure that their correct phone numbers are provided while filling the form online as the University will communicate with them directly.

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