Galen University

Galen University Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 9638

University Overview

Galen University ranking, founded in 2002, is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the rural environment of San Ignacio, Cayo (population range of 10,000-49,999). Galen University (GU) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 250-499 students) coeducational Belizean higher education school that is officially recognized by Belize’s Ministry of Education, Youth, and Sports. Galen University (GU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Belizean higher-education school, which is 18 years old, has a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and grades. With an admittance rate of 80-90 percent, this Belizean higher education institution is one of the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at GU.

Galen University Ranking

University Identity

Name Galen University
Acronym GU
Founded 2002
Motto Foundations for Life
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address 62.5 Western Highway, PO Box 177 San Ignacio Cayo Belize
Tel +501 824 3226
Fax +501 824 3723

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 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 80-90%
Admission Office PO Box 177, mile 62.5 Western Highway San Ignacio 824 2336

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
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


Memberships and Affiliations

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