UNICAL Department of Medicine and Surgery Admission Requirement

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Medicine and Surgery 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 Medicine and Surgery 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 Medicine and  Surgery , candidates must meet the following requirements.


Below is the UTME Requirement for Medicine and Surgery;

  • Five (5) SSC credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.


Below is the UTME/JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION for Medicine and Surgery;

  • English Language(*), Physics, Chemistry and Biology.


Below is the DIRECT ENTRY (DE) Requirement for Medicine and Surgery;

  •  ‘A’ level passes in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Zoology in addition to the UTME requirements
  • BSC, BOS, etc in relevant programme.

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 Medicine and Surgery

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