Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University

country rank  36
world rank  6612

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University Overview

Founded in 2006, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Katsina (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University (UMYU) is a coeducational higher education institution. Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University (UMYU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Acronym UMYU
Founded 2006

University Location

Address Dutsinma Road
Katsina (population range: 250,000-499,999)
T +234
F +234

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019