UNICAL Department of Library & Information Sci Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Library and Information Science  in the University of Calabar (UNICAL).

The University of Calabar is a university situated in Calabar, Cross River State, south-south Nigeria. It is one of Nigeria’s second generation federal universities. The University of Calabar was a campus of the University of Nigeria until 1975. The architecture was designed by John Elliott.

See: List Of Courses Offered In UNICAL

In this article we are going to be listing the necessary requirements candidates must meet to study Library & Information Science  the University of Calabar (UNICAL)  ranging from O’level subject combination, JAMB Score and Post UTME Score and departmental cut-Off mark.

Recommended: UNICAL Academic Calendar 2019/2020

To study Library and Information Science , candidates must meet the following requirements.


The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Library and Information Science;

You require; Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant Arts/Science/Social Science subjects.


In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Library and Information Science under the Faculty of Education; Any three subjects.


Direct Entry Candidates require;

  1. Two A’ level passes in relevant subject plus UTME requirements.
  2. NCE (merit) in relevant subjects.

JAMB Score

For any candidate to be admitted in any Department in the University of Lagos, the Candidate must score 150 and above in JAMB.

Also see: Nigerian Universities Offering Library and Information Science 

Nigerian Polytechnics Offering Library and Information Science 

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