Université du Sahel

Université du Sahel Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 9130

University Overview

Université du Sahel ranking (University of the Sahel) is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Dakar, Senegal (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Université du Sahel ranking (UNIS) is a very small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Senegalese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche, Senegal (Ministry of Higher Education and Research of Senegal). In a variety of fields of study, the Université du Sahel (UNIS) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. 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 Senegalese higher-education school, which is 22 years old, has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, this Senegalese higher education institution is one of the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UNIS also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université du Sahel Ranking

University Identity

Name Université du Sahel
Acronym UNIS
Founded 1998

University Location

Address 33, Rue MZ-198, Mermoz Dakar 5355 Dakar Senegal
Tel +221 33 860 9975
Fax +221 33 860 9975

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 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 80-90%
Admission Office Université du Sahel Dakar 5355 860 9975

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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