Universities in Benin

Higher Education in Benin

2021 Ranking of Beninese Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Benin? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Beninese University Ranking of 26 Beninese higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Beninese higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 26 Universities in Benin

2021 Sub-rankings by departments

The Republic of Benin is divided into 12 departments (French: départements) which are further subdivided into 77 communes. The greater number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Littoral department which is situated in the south of the country, hosts Benin's largest city Cotonou and is the smallest department by area. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into account all departments which include at least 2 Beninese higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Littoral (19)   Oueme (2)  

Beninese University lists

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