About Unical JUPEB

University of Calabar Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) is a national examination body approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The Programme leads to the award of JUPEB certificate which enables candidates gain Direct Entry Admission into University of Calabar and other JUPEB - affiliated Universities in Nigeria and abroad. University of Calabar is one of the partnering Universities for JUPEB.
Successful candidates will be eligible for Direct Entry admission (200 level) in the University and other participating Universities through Jamb. Admission of JUPEB graduates into University of Calabar programmes shall be based strictly on merit and other entry requirements in proportion to the admission quota of the University for Various Programmes.

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Eligible candidates must possess a minimum of 5 Credits at a maximum of two sittings in at least 5 subjects (including English Language and Mathematics) relevant to the candidate's desired course of study in the University. Applicants are to register for a combination of 3 subjects according to their proposed course of study in the University.

Our Courses


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    • Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics
    • Physics/Chemistry/Biology
    • Mathematics/Biology/Chemistry
    • Agricultural Science/Mathematics/Economics

    • Government/Economics/Mathematics
    • Government/Economics/Geography
    • Literature/Economics/Government
    • Biology/Economics/Government
    • Government/Literature in English/Christian Religion Studies
    • Government/Christian Religion Studies/French
    • Business Studies/Accounting/Geography
    • Mathematics/Economics/Business Studies

    • History/Literature/Christian Religious Studies
    • Economics/History/Literature in English
    • History/Christian Religious Studies/Music
    • Music/Literature/Christian Religious Studies
    • History/French/Literature in English


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