Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa

Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 8085

University Overview

Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa ranking (National University of Samoa)  is a public higher-education university situated in the suburbs of the capital city of Apia, Samoa. Founded in 1984, it is a non-profit public higher-education school (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants). Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa ranking (NUS) is a coeducational higher education institution in Samoa that has been officially recognized by the Matagaluega o Aoga, Taaloga ma Aganuu (Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture of Samoa). It has a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) enrollment range. Courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor and master degree programs, and doctorate degree programs are available in a variety of fields of study at Le Iunivesite o Samoa (NUS) . For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. This 36-year-old Samoan higher-education institution has a rigorous admission process that is based on a student’s previous academic performance and grade point average. The admittance rate is between 70 and 80 percent, indicating that this Samoan higher education organization is a relatively selective school in comparison to others. International candidates are able to submit an application for admission. Additionally, NUS provides students with a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, such as a library, residence halls, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa Ranking

University Identity

Name Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa
Acronym NUS
Founded 1984
Motto Ia Ao Samoa Let there be light on Samoa
Colours Silver, royal blue and light blue

University Location

Address PO Box 5768 Apia Samoa
Tel +685 (685) 20072
Fax +685 (685) 25489

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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office PO Box 1622, Le Papaigalagala Campus, To'omatagi Apia

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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