Mogadishu University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#10855 of 14,131 In the World
#536 of 1,104 In Africa
#5 of 25 In Somalia
#4 of 13 In Mogadishu

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Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate58%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; January-June)

We've calculated the 58% acceptance rate for Mogadishu University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


The tuition table for Mogadishu University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per semester)
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science 1,500,000 SOS
Bachelor of Business Administration 1,200,000 SOS
Bachelor of Arts in Education 1,000,000 SOS
Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1,800,000 SOS
Master of Business Administration 2,000,000 SOS
Master of Science in Information Technology 2,500,000 SOS

All costs are in Somali Shillings (SOS).

Mogadishu University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Mogadishu University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes TBD TBD
Business Yes Yes TBD
Chemistry Yes TBD TBD
Computer Science Yes TBD TBD
Economics Yes Yes TBD
Engineering Yes TBD TBD
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes TBD
Mathematics Yes TBD TBD
Medicine Yes TBD TBD
Physics Yes TBD TBD
Psychology Yes TBD TBD
Bachelor's Degree Arabic, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, English, Geography, History, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Islamic Law, Journalism, Law, Mathematics, Medical Technology, Medicine, Nursing, Physics, Political Sciences, Public Health, Social Sciences, Surgery

Notable alumni

  1. Michel Micombero

    Michel Micombero
    Born in
    Burundi Flag Burundi
    1940-1983 (aged 43)

    Michel Micombero was a Burundian politician and army officer who ruled the country as de facto military dictator for the decade between 1966 and 1976. He was the last Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Burundi from July to November 1966, and the first President of the Republic from November 1966 until his overthrow in 1976.

  2. Hawa Abdi

    Hawa Abdi
    Born in
    Somalia Flag Somalia
    1947-2020 (aged 73)

    Hawa Abdi Dhiblawe was a Somali human rights activist and physician. She was the founder and chairperson of the Dr. Hawa Abdi Foundation (DHAF), a non-profit organization.

  3. Ali Mohammed Ghedi

    Ali Mohammed Ghedi
    Born in
    Somalia Flag Somalia
    1952-.. (age 71)

    Ali Mohammed Gedi, popularly known as Ali Gedi, was the Prime Minister of the Transitional Federal Government (TFG) of Somalia from 2004 to 2007. He was relatively unknown in political circles upon his appointment as prime minister in November 2004. He is affiliated with the Abgaal subclan of Mogadishu's Hawiye clan, one of Somalia's four most powerful clan 'families'. He narrowly survived a suicide attack on his home that left at least seven people dead on June 3, 2007.

Mogadishu University faculties and divisions

Centre : Water Water Science
Course/Programme : Non-Degree Studies Accountancy, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Information Management
Course/Programme : Postgraduate Studies Business Administration, Education, Islamic Law
Faculty : Arts and Humanities Ancient Civilizations, Arabic, Arts and Humanities, Geography, History, Literature
Faculty : Computer Science and Information Technology Computer Science, Information Technology
Faculty : Economics and Management Science Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, Management, Public Administration
Faculty : Education Arabic, Biology, Chemistry, English, Islamic Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Social Sciences
Faculty : Engineering Civil Engineering, Engineering
Faculty : Medicine and Surgery Medicine, Surgery
Faculty : Nursing and Healh Science Health Sciences, Nursing, Public Health
Faculty : Political Science and Journalism Information Sciences, Journalism, Political Sciences
Faculty : Sharia and Law Islamic Law, Law
Institute : Languages Modern Languages
Institute : Somali studies African Studies

General information

Alternative names MU
Jaamacadda Muqdisho
جامعة مقديشو

Location and contacts

Address MU Building K4, Hodan District
City population 2,120,000

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