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 43 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. 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, as well as administrative services.