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Universities in Somalia

Higher Education in Somalia

2021 Ranking of Somalia Universities

What are Somalia’s most famous universities? Topuniversitieslist attempts to address this issue by releasing the 2021 Somali University Ranking, which includes 33 Somali higher education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criteria:

being chartered, registered, or certified by the relevant Somali higher education-related body, 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.

Investigate the Topuniversitieslist League Table and University Rankings of 33 Somali Universities.

2021 Sub-rankings by provinces and territories

There are 18 political areas of Somalia’s Federal Republic (Somali: gobollo). The Banaadir district, which includes Mogadishu, Somalia’s capital and largest city, has the most higher education institutions that match the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion. Both regions with at least two Somali higher education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion are included in the following Topuniversitieslist sub-rankings or league tables.


Woqooyi Galbeed (3)
Somaliland (2)
Bari (2)
Banadir (3)
Banaadir (14)