List of 28 best universities in Senegal

We ranked 28 best universities in Senegal based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 65.6K citations received by 5.24K publications made by 28 universities in Senegal, measured the popularity of 43 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Senegal
#28 in Africa
#1700 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1918
#2 in Senegal
#131 in Africa
#4455 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
10,145
Male:Female
66:34
Founded
1990
#3 in Senegal
#331 in Africa
#7464 in the World
Founded
2007
#4 in Senegal
#535 in Africa
#10841 in the World
Enrollment
362
Male:Female
77:23
Founded
1973
#6 in Senegal
#567 in Africa
#11147 in the World
Founded
2007
#9 in Senegal
#744 in Africa
#12366 in the World
Founded
2004
#10 in Senegal
#750 in Africa
#12408 in the World
Founded
2012
#15 in Senegal
#951 in Africa
#13445 in the World
Founded
2012
#16 in Senegal
#963 in Africa
#13509 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1998
#17 in Senegal
#988 in Africa
#13615 in the World
Founded
1991
#19 in Senegal
#1019 in Africa
#13817 in the World
Founded
1995
#22 in Senegal
#1038 in Africa
#13923 in the World
Founded
2006
#24 in Senegal
#1056 in Africa
#13984 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
#27 in Senegal
#1070 in Africa
#14032 in the World
Founded
1974

The best cities to study in Senegal based on the number of universities and their ranks are Dakar, Saint-Louis, Thies, and Ziguinchor.

Average cost of living for students in Senegal is $461 + $76-544 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).