Université Espoir d’Afrique

Université Espoir d’Afrique Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 11515

University Overview

Université Espoir d’Afrique ranking (Hope Africa University) is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in Bujumbura Mairie, in the urban setting of the Bujumbura metropolitan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Université Espoir d’Afrique ranking (UEA) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Burundi higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Burundi (Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Burundi). Université Espoir d’Afrique (UEA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 20-year-old Burundi higher-education institution has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate for this Burundi higher education institution is 60-70 percent, making it a somewhat selective university. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. UEA also provides students with a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université Espoir d’Afrique Ranking

University Identity

Name Université Espoir d'Afrique
Acronym UEA
Founded 2000
Motto Toute vérité est vérité de Dieu All Truth is God's Truth
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Boîte Postale 238 Bujumbura Bujumbura Mairie Burundi
Tel +257 (77) 705 959
Fax +257

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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 60-70%
Admission Office BP 238 Bujumbura (22) 237 973

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)

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