University of Rwanda: Ranking & Review

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Kigali Rank Rwanda Rank World Rank
1 1 5919
Top 35%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$3,750
International students$500$3,750

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 namesUR
MottoExcellence in Education and Service to the People
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Rwanda
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities (AAU)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)
Academic structureCollege of Arts and Social Sciences
College of Agriculture-Animal Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
College of Business and Economics
College of Education
College of Medicine and Health Sciences
College of Science and Technology
Colorsblue, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio26
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressKigali, Kigali City
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000

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