Omdurman Islamic University

Omdurman Islamic University Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 9541

University Overview

Omdurman Islamic University, founded in 1912, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Khartoum, Sudan’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Omdurman Islamic University (OIU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Sudanese higher education institution officially connected with the Islamic faith, as recognized by Sudan’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Omdurman Islamic University (OIU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see Omdurman Islamic University ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 108-year-old Sudanese university has a rigorous admissions process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at OIU.

Omdurman Islamic University Ranking

University Identity

Name Omdurman Islamic University
Acronym OIU
Founded 1912

University Location

Address Omdurman - Abuse'ed's - Main Campus Khartoum 11111 Khartoum Sudan
Tel +249 (187) 511 525
Fax +249 (187) 511 578

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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 Not reported
Admission Office Omdurman Khartoum

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Social Media


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