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Université Cheikh Anta Diop Université Cheikh Anta Diop

Cheikh Anta Diop University

OVERVIEW

Established in 1918, Université Cheikh Anta Diop (English: Cheikh Anta Diop University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Dakar (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministère de l'Education Nationale, Senegal (English: Ministry of National Education, Senegal), Université Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 98 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UCAD also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.



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GENERAL INFO

University Name

Université Cheikh Anta Diop Université Cheikh Anta Diop

University Name

Cheikh Anta Diop University

Acronym

UCAD

Founded

1918

Motto

Lux Mea Lex
Light is my law

Screenshot

Cheikh Anta Diop University - home page


LOCATION

Address

BP 5005
Dakar
Dakar
Senegal

Population range

1,000,000-5,000,000
Phone
+221 825 7528
Fax
+221 825 3724

COURSE LEVELS AND AREAS OF STUDIES

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Certificate / Diploma Associate degree Bachelor degree Master degree Doctoral degree
Certificate
Diplomas(under 2 years)
Associate
degrees(2 years)
Bachelor
degrees(3, 4 or 5 years)
Master
degrees(1, 2 or 3 years)
Doctorate
degrees(over 4 years)
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
 
Arts & HumanitiesApplied Arts
Classics
Design
Education
Fine Arts
History
Literature
Museum Studies
Performing Arts
Philosophy
Religion and Theology
Visual arts
OTHER Arts & Humanities Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Business & Social SciencesAccounting / Finance
Anthropology / Archaeology
Business / Commerce / Management
Communication and Media Studies
Development Studies
Economics
Geography
Law
Library and Information Science
Physical Education / Sport Science
Political and International Studies
Social Policy / Public Administration
Social Work
Sociology / Psychology
Tourism / Hospitality
OTHER Business & Social Science Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Language & CulturalAboriginal / Indigenous People Studies
African Studies
American & Caribbean Studies
Ancient and Modern Languages
Asian Studies
English Studies
European Studies
French Studies
Germanic Studies
Indian / South Asian Studies
Italian Studies
Middle Eastern Studies
Portugese Studies
Russian / Eastern European Studies
Spanish Studies
OTHER Language & Cultural Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Medicine & HealthAnaesthesia
Anatomy
Biomedical Science
Dentistry
Dermatology
Medicine / Surgery
Natural / Alternative Medicine
Nursing
Obstetrics / Gynaecology
Optometry / Ophthalmology
Orthopaedics
Otorhinolaryngology
Pediatrics
Pathology
Podiatry
Psychiatry
Radiography
Speech / Rehabilitation / Physiotherapy
OTHER Medical & Health Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
EngineeringAeronautical Engineering
Agricultural Engineering
Architectural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Computer and IT Engineering
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
General Engineering
Geological Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering
Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
OTHER Engineering Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Science & TechnologyAgriculture / Forestry / Botany
Aquaculture / Marine Science
Architecture
Aviation
Biology / Biochemistry / Microbiology
Chemistry
Computer / Information Technology
Energy / Environmental Studies
Food Science
Geology
Mathematics / Statistics
Multimedia
Neuroscience
Pharmacy / Pharmacology
Physics
Textiles and Fibre Science
Zoology / Veterinary Science
OTHER Science & Technology Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Important: please visit the official website for detailed information on Université Cheikh Anta Diop areas of studies and course levels offered; the above University information may not be up-to-date or complete.

YEARLY TUITION RANGE

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local students
Not reported
Not reported
International students
Not reported
Not reported
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Important: the above yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact Université Cheikh Anta Diop for detailed information on yearly tuitions; the information above may not be up-to-date.

 

ADMISSIONS

Gender Admission

Men and Women Men and Women

International Students

Not reported

Admission Selection

Yes, based on entrance examinations Yes, based on entrance examinations

Admission Rate

Not reported Not reported

Admission Office

Not reported




Important: please contact the Université Cheikh Anta Diop's Admission Office for detailed information on student selection and admission policy; the above University information may not be complete or up-to-date.

SIZE AND PROFILE

Student Enrollment Range

over-45,000 over-45,000

Academic Staff Range

Not reported Not reported

Control Type

Public Public

Entity Type

Non-Profit Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Semesters Semesters

Campus Setting

Not reported Not reported

Religious Affiliation

None None

FACILITIES AND SERVICES

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Library

Université Cheikh Anta Diop Library

Sport Facilities and Activities

Sport Facilities and Activities

Housing

Housing

Distance Learning / Online courses

Distance Learning / Online courses

Important: please contact or visit the official website for detailed information on Université Cheikh Anta Diop facilities and services, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above may not be complete or up-to-date.

ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministère de l'Education Nationale, Senegal

ACADEMIC STRUCTURE

Faculty of Arts and Humanities; Centre for Applied Linguistics; Centre for Information Sciences and Techniques; Centre for Research on Renewable Energy; Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management; Fundamental Institute of Northern Africa; Graduate Institute

AFFILIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW); International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)

SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook

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Twitter

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LinkedIn

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YouTube or Vimeo

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Flickr or Instagram

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iTunes U

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OpenCourseWare

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Wikipedia

Wikipedia Université Cheikh Anta Diop's Wikipedia article

VIDEO PRESENTATION

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Disclaimer: This University profile has not been officially reviewed and updated by Université Cheikh Anta Diop's representatives yet; we cannot guarantee the accuracy of all the above University information.
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