Caritas University

Caritas University Ranking

country rank: 114
world rank: 11759

University Overview

Caritas University ranking, founded in 2005, is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the suburbs of Enugu’s major metropolis (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Caritas University ranking (CAU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Nigerian higher education institution legally associated with the Christian-Catholic faith. It is officially recognized by the National Universities Commission of Nigeria. Caritas University (CAU) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Nigerian higher-education school, which is 15 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 60-70 percent, this Nigerian higher education school is considered selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. CAU also offers a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Caritas University Ranking

University Identity

Name Caritas University
Acronym CAU
Founded 2005
Motto Love for Education and Morals
Colours Red and brown

University Location

Address Amorji Nike, Emene Enugu 23401 Enugu Nigeria
Tel +234 (806) 358 9115
Fax +234

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Admission Office Caritas University Amorji Nike Enugu 23401 806 3589115

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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