Sokoine University of Agriculture

Sokoine University of Agriculture Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 4275

University Overview

Sokoine University of Agriculture ranking, established in 1984, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the midsize city of Morogoro (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This university also has campuses in Arusha and Lushoto. Sokoine University of Agriculture ranking (SUA) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Tanzanian higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Tanzania Commission for Universities. Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) 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, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Tanzanian higher-education school, which has been around for 36 years, has a rigorous admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this Tanzanian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. SUA also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Sokoine University of Agriculture Ranking

University Identity

Name Sokoine University of Agriculture
Acronym SUA
Founded 1984
Motto Ardhi ni Hazina Land is Treasure
Colours Green

University Location

Address PO Box 3000, Chuo Kikuu Morogoro Morogoro Tanzania
Tel +255 (23) 260 3511
Fax +255 (23) 260 4651
Other locations Arusha and Lushoto

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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 40-50%
Admission Office Chuo Kikuu Morogoro (23) 260 3511 4 (23) 260 3511 4

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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 Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of African Universities (AAU)

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