American International University West Africa

American International University West Africa Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 9539

University Overview

American International University West Africa, founded in 2011, is a for-profit private higher education institution based in the midsize city of Banjul (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). American International University West Africa (AIUWA) is a relatively tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Gambian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology of Gambia. American International University West Africa ranking offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and doctorate degrees in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Gambian higher-education school, which is nine years old, has a selective admission policy based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. This Gambian higher education institution has an acceptance rate of 20-30%, making it a very selective university. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. American International University West Africa ranking also provides students with a library, accommodation, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

American International University West Africa Ranking

University Identity

Name American International University West Africa
Acronym AIUWA
Founded 2011
Colours Blue and red

University Location

Address Kanifing Institutional Layout, KSMD; PO Box 3505 Banjul Banjul Gambia
Tel +220 438 2244
Fax +220 439 9307

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office American Intl. University, Kanifing Institutional Area Banjul 438 2244

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European Medical Association

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