List of 14 best universities in Burkina Faso

We ranked 14 best universities in Burkina Faso based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 36.8K citations received by 1.67K publications made by 14 universities in Burkina Faso, measured the popularity of 13 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Burkina Faso
#81 in Africa
#3672 in the World
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1974
#3 in Burkina Faso
#472 in Africa
#10163 in the World
Enrollment
12,013
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
2007
#4 in Burkina Faso
#647 in Africa
#11859 in the World
Founded
2005
#5 in Burkina Faso
#696 in Africa
#12213 in the World
Enrollment
5,000
Founded
1992
#6 in Burkina Faso
#698 in Africa
#12219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2004
#7 in Burkina Faso
#829 in Africa
#13015 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
2015
#8 in Burkina Faso
#845 in Africa
#13070 in the World
Founded
2002
#9 in Burkina Faso
#856 in Africa
#13121 in the World
Founded
2010
#11 in Burkina Faso
#941 in Africa
#13549 in the World
Founded
2010
#12 in Burkina Faso
#1065 in Africa
#14045 in the World
Founded
2016
#13 in Burkina Faso
#1097 in Africa
#14143 in the World
Founded
2015
#14 in Burkina Faso
#1103 in Africa
#14153 in the World
Founded
2012

The best cities to study in Burkina Faso based on the number of universities and their ranks are Ouagadougou, Bobo-Dioulasso, and Koudougou.

Average cost of living for students in Burkina Faso is $425 + $53-378 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).