University of Kordofan

University of Kordofan Ranking

country rank: 19
world rank: 11174

University Overview

The University of Kordofan ranking, founded in 1990, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the rural environment of El-Obeid, North Kordofan (population range of 50,000-249,999). University of Kordofan ranking (UOFKORD) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Sudanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Sudan’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The University of Kordofan (UOFKORD) provides courses and programs leading to legally 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 doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Sudanese higher-education school, which has been around for 30 years, has a rigorous admittance criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. This Sudanese 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, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at UOFKORD.

University of Kordofan Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Kordofan
Founded 1990
Motto Say: Lord, increase me in knowledge
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address Khortaggat Street El-Obeid 51111 North Kordofan Sudan
Tel +249 (611) 45376
Fax +249 (611) 823 108

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Kordofan University El-Obied 51111 611823108

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW) Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) Association of Arab Universities (AArU)

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