List of 25 best universities in Somalia

We ranked 25 best universities in Somalia based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 1.41K citations received by 107 publications made by 25 universities in Somalia, measured the popularity of 28 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Somalia
#334 in Africa
#7571 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
3,500
#4 in Somalia
#419 in Africa
#8884 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
8,500
#5 in Somalia
#565 in Africa
#11136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
4,500
#6 in Somalia
#733 in Africa
#12321 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
#7 in Somalia
#748 in Africa
#12399 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
1,500
#8 in Somalia
#795 in Africa
#12666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
5,500
#9 in Somalia
#840 in Africa
#12880 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
1,500
#10 in Somalia
#869 in Africa
#13040 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
750
#11 in Somalia
#904 in Africa
#13201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
2,500
#12 in Somalia
#916 in Africa
#13264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
4,500
#13 in Somalia
#949 in Africa
#13442 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
#14 in Somalia
#953 in Africa
#13451 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
#15 in Somalia
#987 in Africa
#13607 in the World
Enrollment
125
#16 in Somalia
#990 in Africa
#13629 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
750
#17 in Somalia
#992 in Africa
#13648 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
#18 in Somalia
#1000 in Africa
#13690 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
2,897
#19 in Somalia
#1014 in Africa
#13771 in the World
Enrollment
1,985
#20 in Somalia
#1020 in Africa
#13821 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
1,500
#21 in Somalia
#1021 in Africa
#13825 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
5,500
#22 in Somalia
#1022 in Africa
#13826 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
1,500
#23 in Somalia
#1037 in Africa
#13919 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
1,500
#24 in Somalia
#1073 in Africa
#14045 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
750
#25 in Somalia
#1093 in Africa
#14102 in the World
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 Garoowe.

Average cost of living for students in Somalia is $546 + $34-243 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).