UNICAL Admission Lists: Everything You Need to Know

How Many Admission List Does UNICAL Releases? If you have been searching through the internet to know How Many Admission List UNICAL Releases every year, or you want to know whether UNICAL is going to release another admission list after her merit list, then you are in the right place.

In this short post, I am going to clear those doubts and speculations about UNICAL Admission list by mentioning all the admission lists that will be released by the prestigious University of Calabar (UNICAL), and explain more about them accordingly.

I enjoin you to read everything in this post carefully if you are really concerned about gaining admission into the University of Calabar this year. Now here we go!

How many admission list does UNICAL releases every year?

Based on past precedence, UNICAL releases 3 (three) admission lists every year. They include the following: UNICAL first batch or Merit admission list, UNICAL Supplementary admission list and and UNICAL Direct Entry admission list.

Note that the university may sometimes release more than one supplementary admission list in a year. That is; first, second and even third batch supplementary admission list.

The three admission lists are not released at once anyway. Most times, UNICAL will release first batch or Merit admission list first, then Supplementary admission list will follow.


Will UNICAL release another admission list?

The answer is yes! The University of Calabar (UNICAL) is definitely going to release another admission list after merit list. Just like I have explained already, UNICAL releases three admission lists every year. So, after merit/First batch list, Supplementary and Direct Entry admission lists are still going to be released.

If you did not see your name in the already released admission list of UNICAL, don’t panic at all. UNICAL is still going to more admission list.

More information on UNICAL Admission lists

1. UNICAL Merit/First Batch Admission List

The University of Calabar (UNICAL) normally release her merit admission list in October/November of every year. This list contains the names of students that actually meet the required cutoff marks and other admission requirements of the University of Calabar. Aspirants of UNICAL can check the university’s merit list through JAMB CAPS or JAMB portal.

It is also important to note that after this admission list is released, admitted students will be required to accept their admission in JAMB CAPS instantaneously and come over to the school for final clearance.

2. UNICAL supplementary admission list

Sometimes UNICAL does not release just one supplementary admission list. The university can decide to release first, second or even their batch of supplementary admission list.

This particular admission list is for candidates that, slightly, did not meet the requirements and cutoff marks of the University of Calabar. It is usually released in October/November of every year. Last year it was released around November.

When this list is released, aspirants will have to check their admission status to know whether they have been admitted or not. Accordingly, admitted students will be required to accept their admission through JAMB CAPS and finally come over to the university to complete their clearance.

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3. UNICAL Direct Entry Admission List

UNICAL Direct Entry admission list is for students that applied for admission in the University of Calabar through direct entry form. This list is usually released with UNICAL supplementary admission list. Check here to see how you can apply for UNICAL direct entry admission.

How to check any UNICAL Admission list

Kindly follow the three simple steps below to check your name in UNICAL Admission list:

Step 1: Visit UNICAL’s admission status checking portal using the link below:


How Many Admission Lists Does UNICAL Releases every year?
How Many Admission Lists Does UNICAL Releases every year?

Step 2: Enter your JAMB Registration Number in the space provided

Step 3: Proceed to check your UNICAL admission status

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Yeah! That is everything you need to know about UNICAL Admission list. I believe this post has cleared the minds of many aspirants asking whether UNICAL will release another admission list this year.

In a recap, i have stated that UNICAL releases three admission list every year. So, if your name is not contained in UNICAL’s merit admission list, you don’t need to panic at all. More supplementary admission lists are going to be released by the university.

It is important to note that supplementary list can be released at any time. So, it is advisable to always check you JAMB CAPS or JAMB portal to know your admission status.

In conclusion, if you have any question or contribution concerning this topic, kindly send them using the comment section below this post. I will be glad to put you through.

2 thoughts on “UNICAL Admission Lists: Everything You Need to Know”

  1. Mazi Precious

    How do I write Unical Post UTME exam and I didn’t have Upto 160 in my jamb can UTME exam help me?

  2. Okorie Nkechinyere Stephanie

    I got 164 in jamb and 170 in uni cal post utme with the course to study linguistics still not yet admitted do I still stand a chance of getting admitted cause merit list is almost over ??

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