University of Kigali

University of Kigali Ranking

country rank: 7
world rank: 10963

University Overview

The University of Kigali ranking, founded in 2013, is a for-profit private higher education school situated in Kigali Province’s urban environment, in the city of Kigali (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Musanze is home to a branch campus of this school. University of Kigali ranking (UOK) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Rwandan higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Rwandan Ministry of Education. The Kigali University provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Rwandan higher-education school, which is just six years old, has a rigorous admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. This Rwandan higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at Kigali University.

University of Kigali Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Kigali
Acronym UOK
Founded 2013
Motto Labour for the Future

University Location

Address KN 3 Road, PO Box 2611 Kigali Kigali Province Rwanda
Tel +250 788 303 385
Fax +250
Other locations Musanze

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office KN 5 Road, Boulevard de l'Umuganda Kigali 00100 788687110

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)

Social Media


University of Kigali's Facebook page for social networking









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