University of Science and Technology

country rank  14
world rank  9233

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University Overview

Founded in 1995, University of Science and Technology is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Omdurman (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khartoum. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Omdurman. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan, University of Science and Technology (UST) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. University of Science and Technology (UST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 22 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Sudanese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name جامعة العلوم والتقانة
Acronym UST
Founded 1995
Colours White, red and blue

University Location

Address Annus Street - Athawra
Omdurman (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
14413 Khartoum
T +249 (187) 642 430
F +249 (187) 642 412
Other locations Omdurman

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Al Shengety Street - Athawra
+249 (187) 642433

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Science and Technology's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Sudan Medical Council (SMC)
  • Sudanese Engineering Council (SEC)


  • Association of African Universities (AAU)
  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • International Association of Universities (IAU)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018