The 31st UNICAL Convocation Ceremony 2018 of the University of Calabar has been announced. See date and time, as well as venue for UNICAL 2018 Convocation ceremony. Also, graduands are to wear official robe on the convocation day. See information regarding this below.
The 31st convocation ceremony will be marked with various activities, including the conferment of Diplomas, First Degrees, Higher Degrees and award of Honorary Degrees and prizes to deserving graduands of the University for 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic years.
Date, venue and time for UNICAL Convocation Ceremony 2018
- Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
- Time: 10 A.M. prompt
Dress code, photographs and other info about UNICAL Convocation ceremony 2018
Graduands are to be fully robed and seated at Abraham Ordia Sport Staduim by 8:00am. Graduands who are not robed will not be allowed into the Convocation venue. Nobody, including graduands and their parents/guardians will be allowed into the convocation venue after 9.15am.
Gowns are to be obtained from Faculty Officers on the payment of a deposit of N5,000.00 (Five Thousand Naira only). A refund of N2,000.00(Two Thousand Naira) will be made on the return of the Gown. Gowns not returned by May 30th, 2018 will attract a fine of N2,000.00(Two Thousand Naira only) per day.
For Graduate School Graduands, the following will apply
1. Outright purchase of Academic Gowns:
- New Gown = N42,000.00 each
- Old Gown = N35,000.00 each
- New Gown = N25,000.00 each
Hiring of Graduate Gowns
- PGD = N10,000.00
- MASTERS = N10,000.00
- Ph.D = N10.000.00 only
Invitation Cards to Parents/Guardians
Two invitation cards will be issued to every Graduand by the Faculty Officers. Each Graduand is therefore entitled to two guests only.
Only accredited Photographers will be allowed into the Stadium. Accreditation must be obtained until 12 noon on Friday, May 11, 2018.
All small scale business operators, including Photographers, Video operators, food/drinks vendors, cloth/shoes retailers etc wishing to do business on campus on the convocation day are to pay N3,000.00 only to any Commercial Bank with from Monday 30th April, 2018. Obtain a Teller and forward same to the office of the Deputy
Vice-Chancellor (Academic) for the issuance of receipts for such payments. Receipt Admits.
Other medium-large scale business operators will pay between N50,000.00 – N100,000.00, as the case maybe into the aforementioned account.
All Vehicles entering the campus on the Convocation day will pay N1,000.00 only as permit/parking fee. Members of the University of Calabar Community will only be allowed entry on presentation of a . All are please advised to comply to avoid any embarrassments. The University of Calabar Administration looks forward to welcoming all her graduands and well-wishers to the convocation ceremonies.
All Vehicles entering the campus on the Convocation day will pay N1,000.00 only as permit/parking fee. Members of the University of Calabar Community will only be allowed entry on presentation of a . All are please advised
to comply to avoid any embarrassments. The University of Calabar Administration looks forward to welcoming all her graduands and well-wishers to the convocation ceremonies.
PROGRAMME OF ACTIVITIES
For program of activities that day, see timetable of events: http://www.unical.edu.ng/acadceremonies/convocation.php