University of Limpopo

University of Limpopo Ranking

country rank: 16
world rank: 3945

University Overview

The University of Limpopo ranking, established in 1959, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the suburbs of Mankweng (population range of 10,000-49,999), Limpopo. Medunsa is home to a branch campus of this school. University of Limpopo ranking (UL) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational South African higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Department of Higher Education and Training of South Africa. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Limpopo ranking in South Africa (UL) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 61-year-old South African higher-education school has a rigorous admission criteria based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate for this South African higher education school is between 40 and 50 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may take use of UL’s academic and non-academic facilities and services, which include a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services.

University of Limpopo Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Limpopo
Acronym UL
Founded 1959
Motto Finding Solutions for Africa

University Location

Address P/B X1106 Turfloop Mankweng 0727 Limpopo South Africa
Tel +27 (15) 268 9111
Fax +27 (15) 267 0152
Other locations Medunsa

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Student Enrollment Office University of Limpopo Polokwane 0727 152 682 438

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
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

Association of African Universities (AAU) Universities South Africa (USA)

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