Kateb University

Kateb University

country rank: 2
world rank: 6795

University Overview

Kateb University, founded in 2007, is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Kabul (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Kateb University (KU) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Afghan higher education institution legally connected with the Islamic faith. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education of Afghanistan. Kateb University (KU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Afghan higher-education school, which is 13 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Afghan higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at KU.

University Identity

Acronym KU
Founded 2007
Motto Center for the Elites
Colours Green, red and black

University Location

Address Haji Norouz Intersection, Shahid Mazari Road Kabul 1004 Kabul Afghanistan
Tel +93 (72) 900 8325
Fax +93 (72) 900 8325

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Haji Norouz Intersection, Shahid Mazari Road Kabul 13736 (72) 900 8325 (72) 900 8325

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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