Université Gaston Berger

Université Gaston Berger Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 5775

University Overview

Université Gaston Berger ranking (University Gaston Berger) is a non-profit public higher-education school in the rural setting of Saint-Louis, which was founded in 1990. (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Université Gaston Berger ranking (UGB) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 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, Université Gaston Berger (UGB) 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 29 years old, has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. This Senegalese higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Université Gaston Berger Ranking

University Identity

Name Université Gaston Berger
Acronym UGB
Founded 1990
Motto L'Excellence au sevice du développement Excellence for Development
Colours Blue and light brown

University Location

Address Boîte Postale 234 Saint-Louis 32000 Saint-Louis Senegal
Tel +221 33 961 2360
Fax +221 33 961 1884

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) 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 70-80%
Admission Office Université Gaston Berger Saint-Louis 32000 33 961 2360

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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