List of 19 best universities in Benin

We ranked 19 best universities in Benin based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 41.2K citations received by 3.97K publications made by 19 universities in Benin, measured the popularity of 2 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Benin
#57 in Africa
#2981 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
86,694
Male:Female
73:27
Founded
1970
#2 in Benin
#579 in Africa
#11196 in the World
Founded
2001
#5 in Benin
#776 in Africa
#12679 in the World
Founded
1997
#6 in Benin
#857 in Africa
#13122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Founded
2011
#7 in Benin
#867 in Africa
#13175 in the World
Founded
2006
#8 in Benin
#877 in Africa
#13235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1997
#10 in Benin
#917 in Africa
#13453 in the World
Founded
1999
#13 in Benin
#973 in Africa
#13691 in the World
Acceptance Rate
39%
Founded
2007
#17 in Benin
#1099 in Africa
#14145 in the World
Founded
2015
#18 in Benin
#1100 in Africa
#14146 in the World
Founded
2015

The best cities to study in Benin based on the number of universities and their ranks are Abomey-Calavi, Parakou, Abomey, and Cotonou.

Average cost of living for students in Benin is $490 + $34-242 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).