Wolaita Sodo University

Wolaita Sodo University Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 9549

University Overview

Wolaita Sodo University ranking, founded in 2007, is a non-profit public higher-education school located in the small city of Sodo (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), SNNPR. Bodity, Areka, Humbo, Otona, and Tercha are all localities where this university maintains a branch campus. Wolaita Sodo University ranking (WSU), which is officially recognized by Ethiopia’s Ministry of Education, is a large coeducational Ethiopian higher education school (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students). Wolaita Sodo University (WSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially 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 doctorate degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Ethiopian higher-education school, which is 13 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Ethiopian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. WSU also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Wolaita Sodo University Ranking

University Identity

Name Wolaita Sodo University
Acronym WSU
Founded 2007
Motto Green, Clean and Competant
Colours Red

University Location

Address Wolaita zone Sodo SNNPR Ethiopia
Tel +251 (46) 551 4417
Fax +251 (46) 551 5113
Other locations Bodity, Areka, Humbo, Otona, Tercha

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) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Wolaita zone Soddo 138 (46) 551 4417

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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