Wollega University Rankings

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In the World#12104 of 14178
In Africa#664 of 1107
In Ethiopia#22 of 35
In Nekemte#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
70%
Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English;Amharic

Publications & Citations

Publications
501
Citations
6,997

Wollega University majors

by publication count

Medicine
210
Biology
39
Environmental science
34
Chemistry
29
Materials science
25
Geography
20
Business
18
Psychology
14
Mathematics
12
Computer science
9
Political science
7
Economics
6
Engineering
5
Geology
4
Sociology
2
Physics
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine18914,151
Environmental science3113211
Geology328237
Geography337070
Psychology4251140
Engineering465529
Biology4709176
Business479715
Political science48074
Economics49135
Materials science496032
Chemistry502389
Physics53532
Mathematics535816
Computer science588913

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
201021
201175
2012414
2013942
20141896
201536115
201628149
201742239
201858348
20191061221
20201272729

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate70%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral Secondary School Completion Certificate Examination; Completion of Preparatory Program (10+2), pass mark in Entrance Examination
Academic CalendarOctober to June: (October - January; March-June)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee750
Student:staff ratio23:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$3,750
International students$3,750$6,250

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

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++
Bachelor's DegreeAnimal Husbandry, Law, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Technology, Veterinary Science
Master's DegreeAccountancy, African Languages, Agricultural Economics, Banking, Botany, Business Administration, Finance, Food Science, Foreign Languages Education, Nutrition, Physics, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Public Health

General info

Alternative namesWOU
ወለጋ ዩኒቨርሲቲ
Founded2007
WikipediaWollega University
AccreditationMinistry of Education
MottoExcellence and Innovation
Colorsblue, yellow
Academic structureFaculty of Engineering and Technology
Faculty of Natural Sciences
School of Computational Sciences
School of Earth Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Faculty of Business and Economics
School of Management and Cooperatives
School of Banking and Accounting
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
School of Education
School of Law
School of Veterinary Sciences
Medical Faculty
Institute of Food and Bio-process Technology
School of Language and Journalism
Affiliations and membershipsConsortium of Ethiopian Public Universities

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 395
Nekemte, Oromia Region
Ethiopia
City population75,000
Phone+251 (57) 661 7981
Fax+251 (57) 661 7980

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