University of Ouagadougou: Ranking & Review

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Ouagadougou Rank Burkina Faso Rank World Rank
1 1 5062
Top 30%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarTrimesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine---+
Engineering | IT-+--
Maths | Natural Sciences--+-

General info

Alternative namesUO
Université de Ouagadougou
MottoPopuli Sapientia Populo
Science to the people at the service of the people
AccreditationMinistère de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche scientifique et de l’Innovation, Burkina Faso
Affiliations and membershipsFederation of the Universities of the Islamic World FUIW
Academic structureUFR LAC
UFR Human Sciences
UFR Legal and Politic Sciences
UFR Economic Sciences and Management
UFR Applied Sciences
UFR Health Sciences
UFR Life and Hearth Sciences
Burkinabe Institute of Arts and Crafts
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Total FTE staff750
Student/staff ratio43
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressBoîte Postale 7021
Ouagadougou, Kadiogo
Burkina Faso
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+226 (50) 30 70 64
Fax+226 (50) 30 72 42

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