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جامعة الأحفاد للبنات

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Overview

Founded in 1966, Ahfad University for Women is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Omdurman (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khartoum. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan, Ahfad University for Women (AUW) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) women only higher education institution. Ahfad University for Women (AUW) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 51 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Sudanese higher education organization a least selective institution. AUW also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.

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General Information


Name
Name جامعة الأحفاد للبنات
Acronym AUW
Founded 1966
Screenshot جامعة الأحفاد للبنات Screenshot

Location


Address PO Box 167
Omdurman
Khartoum
Sudan
Population range 1,000,000-5,000,000
+249 (187) 553 363
+249 (187) 579 111

Course Levels and Areas of Studies


Undergraduate Postgraduate
Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees

Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
Doctoral degree

 

 

 

 
Arts & Humanities
Business & Social Sciences
Language & Cultural Studies
Medicine & Health
Engineering
Science & Technology

Important: please contact or visit the جامعة الأحفاد للبنات's official website for detailed information on areas of studies and course levels currently offered; the above information matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Yearly Tuition Range


Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local students 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
International students 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

Important: the above average 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 the appropriate جامعة الأحفاد للبنات's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above tuition range information is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Admissions


Gender Admission Gender Admission Women Only
International Students International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Arda Street
Omdurman
+249 (187) 455964
(187) 553363

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate جامعة الأحفاد للبنات's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Size and Profile


Student Enrollment Total Student Enrolment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty and Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services


Library University Library Yes Go to جامعة الأحفاد للبنات's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes

Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Important: please contact or visit the Ahfad University for Women's official website for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Accreditation and Recognition

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan


Year of first Accreditation

1995



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