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Universities in Cape Verde

Higher Education in Cape Verde

2021 Ranking of Cape Verde Universities

What are Cape Verde’s most famous universities? Topuniversitieslist attempts to address this issue by releasing the 2021 Cape Verdean University Ranking, which includes nine Cape Verdean higher education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criteria:

being chartered, registered, or certified by the relevant Cape Verdean higher education-related institution, and providing at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees) in a conventional, face-to-face, non-distance education style.

The Topuniversitieslist League Table and University Ranking of 9 Universities in Cape Verde are available to see.

2021 Sub-rankings by provinces and territories

The Republic of Cabo Verde is split into 22 municipalities (concelhos in Portuguese) spread around the Barlavento and Sotavento Islands. The Praia and So Vicente municipalities are home to the overwhelming majority of higher education establishments that follow the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion. The communities with at least two Cape Verdean higher education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion are included in the following Topuniversitieslist league tables or sub-rankings.


Praia (4)
Sao Vicente (4)