The University of Calabar is one school many students apply in their UTME registration in a bid to gain admission into the school. After writing your UTME, post UTME screening test and finally seeing you were not successful, the next plan that comes to mind is to change of course and ask yourself, what are the less competitive courses in UNICAL can I apply for? This is the norm amongst students. Albeit, some students rather wait until the next UTME registration to reapply.
UNICAL like other universities has competitive courses and less competitive courses. Firstly, what do we mean by competitive courses and less competitive courses? Competitive courses are simply courses that many students register for during their UTME registration for example if you go through the list of courses offered in UNICAL you will agree with me that courses like Computer Science, Accounting, Business Administration, Law, Mass Communications are amongst the most competitive courses registered by students seeking admission into UNICAL or other schools in Nigeria. In the nutshell, these are courses that the majority of students register in their UTME while non-competitive courses are programmes that are less registered by UTME or DE candidates.
The advantage of selecting less competitive courses offered in UNICAL is because you stand a much better chance of gaining admission into the University of Calabar because there are fewer candidates applying for the course so you can easily be admitted despite a low JAMB score so long as you pass the cut-off mark while The disadvantage selecting a highly competitive course is that despite passing the cut off mark and scoring high, you might still not be given admission because of the high number of candidates that must have applied for the course hence your low chances.
In this post, I will be listing all the less competitive courses offered in UNICAL in all faculties so this can be of help to all students irrespective of whether you are under arts, science, or commercial.
At the end of this post, you should be clear about the following:
List of less competitive courses under faculty of Arts in UNICAL
List of less competitive courses under faculty of Science in UNICAL
List of less competitive courses under faculty of Education in UNICAL
List of less competitive courses under Faculty of Social Science in UNICAL
List of less competitive courses under Faculty of Management Science in UNICAL
List of Less Competitive Courses in UNICAL
- Animal Science
- Agric Economics
- Agric Extension and Rural Sociology
- Crop Science
- Food Science and Technology
- Forestry and Wildlife Resource Management
- Soil Science
- English and Literature Studies
- Religious and Cultural Studies
- Arts Education
- Continuing Education and Development Studies
- Curriculum and Teaching
- Educational Administration and Planning
- Environmental Education
- Educational Foundation
- Guidance and Counselling
- Home Economics
- Human Kinetics and Health Education
- Library and Information Science
- Science Education
- Special Education
- Social Science Education
- Vocational Education
- Environmental Resource Management
- Estate Management
- Survey and Geo-Informatics
- Social Work
The above is the less competitive courses offered in UNICAL. Remember that these courses are in no way inferior to other competitive courses, it’s just that they are less registered by candidates seeking admission into the University of Calabar who meet the minimum requirements for their respective courses.
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