Getting Ready for UNICAL Post UTME Screening Exercise

Have you chosen University of Calabar, UNICAL as first choice in your JAMB UTME/DE exam? Did you score above the Unical cut off mark in your UTME? Then you should be getting ready for UNICAL post UTME exercise. Read through this page for all that you need to know to be successful at your UNICAL post UTME exercise.

Getting ready for UNICAL Post UTME 

Candidates who chose Unical in their UTME exam must score above the Unical cut off mark. So they can qualify for the Unical post utme screening. As this is the only way candidates can be offered admission into the institution.

Although the registration for the UNICAL Post UTME screening exercise for 2018/2019 session has closed, candidates who are interested in applying to UNICAL for next session are advised to start getting prepared. Therefore, the following information is important and would be very useful for a successful preparation.

UNICAL Post UTME Registration for UTME/DE Candidates

In order to qualify for the Unical post UTME screening , you must register. In addition to getting the cut-off mark. Follow the steps below to register for UNICAL post UTME exercise.

Step 1:

To register for UNICAL post utme. You will be required to make a payment of 2000 naira. So you can obtain your registration pin. However, there are several options by which you can pay.
i. First you can make use of the E-transact option which is available in all commercial banks nationwide.
Once you get to the bank. Request to pay for UNUCAL post UTME. Then, you will be given an E-transact PIN. 
ii. Secondly, you can choose to pay using a scratch card. Simply visit any of the following banks (Note: this is for candidates within Calabar metropolis only)
a. Unical Microfinance Bank
b. First city Monument Bank
c. WEMA Bank
d. Zenith Bank
e. Heritage Bank
Then, pay and obtain your scratch card with pin

Step 2:

After obtaining your pin either through the e- transact or scratch card, next step is to log on UNICAL portal at 
Then click on the UTME Admission Screening link

Step 3:

On the home page, enter your JAMB UTME/DE Registration Number in the space provided. Ensure you enter this correctly and avoid errors.

Then fill in your e-transact pin or scratch card pin as required. As received from the bank

Step 4:

After that, click on the login button and go through the instructions carefully. As this will guide you in filling the registration details.

Then follow the instructions religiously and enter your information in the spaces provided. Also, ensure you fill in correct information.

Step 5:

Finally click on the submit button to complete your registration .
Important note : ensure you print out your completed form as evidence of registration.

More importantly, fill in your recent and correct phone numbers as UNICAL will contact to candidates directly.

 UNICAL Post UTME Screening Exercise

a. First and foremost, candidates who registered for the Unical Post UTME should appear at the screening centre with their original utme result slip. 
In addition, this slip must show the candidate’s photograph.
b Secondly, the UNICAL post UTME screening exercise is computer based. Similar to the JAMB utme CBT exam.
c. Importantly, Unical does not in anyway condone impersonation . Candidate guilty of impersonating during the Unical post utme process will be handed over to the authorities. In addition to this, they will be liable to 5 years imprisonment.

More Information on Unical Post UTME

d. Also, Unical post utme candidates with disability must indicate such during their registration process. 
e. Furthermore, a candidate who misses the Unical post utme screening exercise has forfeited his or her chances of gaining admission into the institution that year. As no candidate will be granted admission without taking part in the screening exercise. 
f. Finally, candidates should register as early as possible. As there may be congestion as the date of portal closing draws near.

How to pass the Unical Post UTME Screening Exercise 

There are no two ways to perform well at the Unical Post UTME screening exercise than to read well and study hard. Although, you may hear of some sites advertising short cuts or expos, we advise you stick to studying as those avenues are usually unreliable. Besides, once you are caught, you are out and also risk facing imprisonment.
Read further to get all you need to know to perform well at the UNICAL Post UTME screening exercise.

Unical Post UTME Subjects 

There are several subjects offered in the Unical Post UTME screening exercise. Candidates will write a set of subject combination. However, your subject combination will depend on your faculty and choice course of study . However, all cndidates must write English language.

UNICAL Post UTME Past Questions 

As I have earlier mentioned the best way to pass the UNICAL post UTME exam is to study hard. One sure way is to study past questions of the Unical post UTME diligently and religiously. 

Faculty of Arts and Law

If you have chosen a department under the faculty of arts or law, then the following are the most likely combination of subjects you will encounter in your Unical post UTME screening. 
i. English Language
ii. Computer Studies
iii. Literature in English
iv. History
v. Christian Religious Knowledge
vi. Government.


Faculty of Science, Medicine and Agriculture

However, candidates who chose departments under faculty of science, agriculture and medicine should have between the following subject combinations.
i. English Language
ii. Computer Studies
iii. Mathematics
iv. Biology
v. Physics.

vi. Chemistry

Social and Management Sciences

Finally, those in the social and management sciences should study the following for their subject combinations.
i. English Language
ii. Computer Studies
iii. Economics
iv. Government
v. Geography
vi. Mathematics

Click here to download Unical Post UTME past questions.


Unical Post UTME portal

The Unical post UTME portal address is This is where candidates will register for Unical post UTME screening. In addition, candidates can check their Unical post utme result and Unical admission status. 
For further information on Unical Post UTME exercise, you can contact the unical helpdesk at :
Zellence Unical Office
Database Office, Philosophy Department
University of Calabar
08183626190, 07012258103
email: [email protected]

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