University of Belize

University of Belize Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 6909

University Overview

The University of Belize ranking, founded in 2000, is a private higher-education school situated in the urban environment of Belmopan (population range of 10,000-49,999), Cayo. A branch campus of this university is located in Belize City. University of Belize (UB) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Belizean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Belize. The University of Belize (UB) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), and bachelor degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist.  This Belizean higher education institution, which is 20 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings.  This Belizean 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. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at UB.

University of Belize Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Belize
Acronym UB
Founded 2000
Motto Education Empowers A Nation
Colours Purple and gold

University Location

Address University Boulevard Belmopan Cayo Belize
Tel +501 822 3680
Fax +501 822 1107
Other locations Belize City

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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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 University Boulevard, Administration Building Belmopan 822 3680

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
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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