Top 25 universities in Somalia: Rankings & Acceptance rate

  1. Mogadishu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    4,500
  2. SIMAD University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    3,500
  3. Amoud University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    5,500
  4. University of Somalia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    8,500
  5. East Africa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    4,500
  6. Nugaal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    750
  7. Puntland State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    1,500
  8. Jamhuriya University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    2,500
  9. University of Burao logo
    Enrollment
    1,985
  10. Indian Ocean University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
  11. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
  12. Kismayo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    125
  13. Gollis University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    4,500
  14. Jazeera University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    2,897
  15. Salaam University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    5,500
  16. Benadir University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
  17. Horseed International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    3,500
  18. University of Southern Somalia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    750
  19. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
  20. Eelo University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
  21. Somaliland University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    1,500
  22. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    750
  23. Plasma University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,500

The best cities to study in Somalia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Mogadishu, Hargeisa, Borama, and Bossaso.

Average cost of living for students in Somalia is $542 + $31-225 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).