List of 50 best universities in Sudan

We ranked 50 best universities in Sudan based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 141K citations received by 11.1K publications made by 50 universities in Sudan, measured the popularity of 37 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Khartoum logo
    Enrollment
    41,030
    Founded
    1956
  2. Alsalam University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    2008
  3. Sudan University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1990
  4. Neelain University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1993
  5. University of Gezira logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  6. Ahfad University for Women logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    5,450
    Founded
    1966
  7. Omdurman Islamic University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  8. University of Kordofan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1990
  9. International University of Africa logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    11,203
    Male:Female
    55:45
    Founded
    1992
  10. Omdurman Ahlia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1986
  11. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1990
  12. Red Sea University logo
    Enrollment
    13,160
    Founded
    1995
  13. University of Medical Sciences and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    80%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1996
  14. Enrollment
    10,716
    Founded
    1990
  15. Al Zaiem Al Azhari University logo
    Enrollment
    20,463
    Founded
    1993
  16. Enrollment
    3,659
    Founded
    2001
  17. Karary University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1994
  18. University of Bahri logo
    Founded
    2011
  19. University of Shendi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    7,334
    Male:Female
    30:70
    Founded
    1994
  20. Founded
    1994
  21. National Ribat University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Founded
    2000
  22. Mashreq University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2003
  23. University of Dongola logo
    Founded
    1991
  24. Future University in Sudan logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1991
  25. National University - Sudan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2005
  26. Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2017
  27. University of Science and Technology - Sudan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1995
  28. University of El Imam El Mahdi logo
    Founded
    1994
  29. Acceptance Rate
    85%
  30. University of Bakhtalruda logo
    Enrollment
    3,075
    Founded
    1997
  31. Founded
    1994
  32. West Kordofan University logo
    Enrollment
    11,076
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    1997
  33. University of Blue Nile logo
    Founded
    1995
  34. AlMughtaribeen University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,588
    Founded
    2010
  35. Merowe University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2015
  36. Founded
    2001
  37. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Founded
    1994
  38. University of the Holy Quran and Islamic Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    11,892
    Male:Female
    43:57
    Founded
    1990
  39. University of Zalingei logo
    Founded
    1994
  40. Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    2,403
    Male:Female
    53:47
    Founded
    2004
  41. Founded
    2016
  42. Al Fashir University logo
    Enrollment
    11,671
    Founded
    1990
  43. Elrazi University logo
    Founded
    2001
  44. Founded
    2016
  45. Founded
    2016
  46. Founded
    1977
  47. Acceptance Rate
    74%

The best cities to study in Sudan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Khartoum, Al-Fulah, Wad Medani, and Omdurman.

Average cost of living for students in Sudan is $301 + $30-216 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).