The University of Cambodia

The University of Cambodia

country rank: 5
world rank: 9327

University Overview

The University of Cambodia, founded in 2003, is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Phnom Penh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). The University of Cambodia (UC) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Cambodian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Cambodia. The University of Cambodia (UC) 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 the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Cambodian higher-education school, which is 17 years old, has a selective admission criteria based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and remote learning options, as well as administrative services at UC.

University Identity

Acronym UC
Founded 2003
Motto In Pursuit of Knowledge and Wisdom
Colours Green, gold and blue

University Location

Address PO Box 917, Sleng Roleung Village, Sangkat Toek Thla, Khan Sen Sok Phnom Penh 12000 Phnom Penh Cambodia
Tel +855 (23) 993 274
Fax +855 (23) 993 284

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Sleng Roleung Village, Sangkat Toek Thla, Khan Sen Sok Phnom Penh 12000 (23) 993 274 (23) 993 274

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) Cambodian Private Universities Alliance (CamPU) United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UNSDSN) Cambodian Higher Education Association (CHEA) Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)

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