University of Kigali Rankings

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Ranking Category
#11253 of 14,131 In the World
#580 of 1,104 In Africa
#7 of 24 In Rwanda
#5 of 11 In Kigali

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Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate73%
Admissions RequirementsCompetitive admission

We've calculated the 73% acceptance rate for University of Kigali 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 University of Kigali 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 year)
Bachelor's Degree 1,500,000 RWF
Master's Degree 2,000,000 RWF
Doctorate Degree 2,500,000 RWF

Currency is Rwandan Franc (RWF)

The University of Kigali has financial aid programs.

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 University of Kigali.

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 No No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No

General information

Alternative names UOK
Founded 2013
Motto Labour for the Future

Location and contacts

Address Kigali
City population 1,157,000
Phone +250 788 303 385

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