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The Catholic University of Malawi

The Catholic University of Malawi

country rank: 6
world rank: 11289

University Overview

The Catholic University of Malawi, established in 2006, is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Limbe (population range of 250,000-499,999), in Malawi’s Southern Region. The Catholic University of Malawi (CUNIMA) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Malawian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the National Council for Higher Education of Malawi. The Catholic University of Malawi (CUNIMA) 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 Malawian higher-education institution, which is 14 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. This Malawian higher education school is fairly selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. CUNIMA also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Name
Acronym CUNIMA
Founded 2006
Motto Centre of Excellence for Quality Holistic Education
Colours Sky Blue and Yellow

University Location

Address PO Box 5452 Limbe Southern Region Malawi
Tel +265 8860 74600
Fax +265

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
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 70-80%
Admission Office The Registrar, The Catholic University of Malawi, Box 5452 Limbe 886074600

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Private Universities in Malawi

Social Media

Wikipedia Article

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