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Revised UNICAL Academic Calendar For 2022/2023 Academic Session

Revised UNICAL Academic Calendar has been published by the school management. Read this article to the end for more detailed information.

This article has been specially prepared for the benefit of all the students of the University of Calabar; both the Freshmen and the Returning students.

If you know that you are a student of this institution, you have just been offered admission or you are interested in getting admission into the university, you are to ensure that you read this article carefully to the end.

This is the official academic calendar of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) that was released by the management of the institution. If you wouldn’t want to miss out from any important information from the school, keep reading this article.

This is the good news! The management of the University of Calabar has finally published the official Academic Calendar for the 2020/2021 and 2021/2022 Academic Session. This was publicized upon the suspension of the 8 months Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) that started on the February, 2022.

The University, having noticed that the original Academic Calendar from the management of the institution could not be followed according to the plan due to the unexpected industrial action of the ASUU, they have considered wise to adjust the calendar to ensure that students are carried along in their respective programmes.

Though all the students of the noble institution are aware that the ASUU strike has been suspended, a greater number of them have still not had access to the revised academic calendar. That is the reason why I have decided to publish this article here for the benefit of the general public.

What is Academic Calendar?

Academic Calendar is the schedule of academic works/programmes that is usually drafted by the management of every university for easy running the administrative roles and good corporation of the students.

Without the academic calendar, almost all the programs that are handled by the university will be moving haphazardly. Therefore, it is a good idea for every institution to get a good working academic calendar for every academic sessions/semesters to ensure efficient and effective management system.


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For the sake of this article, I shall be dealing with the academic calendar of the University of Calabar.

In case you would like to know more about the newly released UNICAL Academic Calendar and other vital information, kindly continue to read this article.


The academic calendar that you are going to see in this article is made up of two academic session merged together. It consist of a make-up of the 2020/2021 second semester academic calendar and that of the 2021/2022 first semester.

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When Will UNICAL Start Second Semester?

The management of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) has scheduled the resumption date for the 2020/2021 second semester to be on the 17th October, 2022 while lecture will start on the 25th October, 2022.



Monday 17th -Arrival of First Year 2021/2022 Students and Amnesty/GSS Mop-up Students for exams

Monday 17th-Solemn Assembly

Monday 17th-19th-Registration Begins for Amnesty GSS Mop-up Students for exams Wednesday 19 All Other Students Return and Registration continues

Monday 24th-29th– Amnesty/GSS Mop-up Exams begin

Tuesday 25th-Lecture Starts for all Students

Monday 31-End of Registration for 1st-year students


Saturday 5th -GSS Exams ends

Tuesday 1st-7th – Late registration begins for all students

Thursday 3rd-5th Orientation for New Students

Monday 14th-21st – Continuous Assessment

Wednesday 16th – INAUGURAL LECTURE

Wednesday 30th – INAUGURAL LECTURE


Wednesday 14th – INAUGURAL LECTURE

Friday 23 -Lecture ends and Christmas break

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Tuesday 3rd – Resumption for Students

Thursday 5th -Revision

Monday 9th-Exam begins for all Students



Saturday 28th-Exam ends for all Students


Lectures: 9 Weeks, 2 days

Examinations: 3 Weeks

12 Weeks, 2 days of Academic Work

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UNICAL Academic Calendar [PDF]

For those who would like to download and save the Revised University of Calabar (UNICAL) Academic Calendar into their devices, I am happy to inform you that it has been made available in its PDF format. Just follow the link below to download it.

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The University of Calabar have just released only the academic calendar for the 2020/2021 second semester and the 2021/2022 first semester. As such, students are advised to be properly guided.

This article shall be updated as soon as any other amendments are made or there is inclusion of the subsequent Academic Sessions. However, to ensure that join those who will be receiving all the latest update about all the universities in Nigeria, it is advisable that you activate the notification button on this website.

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