The University of Cambodia

country rank  4
world rank  9190

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University Overview

Founded in 2003, The University of Cambodia is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Phnom Penh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, Cambodia, The University of Cambodia (UC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Cambodia (UC) 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 14 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UC 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 សកលវិទ្យាល័យកម្ពុជា
Acronym UC
Founded 2003
Motto In Pursuit of Knowledge and Wisdom
Colours Green, gold and blue

University Location

Address PO Box 917, Sleng Roleung Village, Sangkat Toek Thla, Khan Sen Sok
Phnom Penh (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
12000 Phnom Penh
T +855 (23) 993 274
F +855 (23) 993 284

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Sleng Roleung Village, Sangkat Toek Thla, Khan Sen Sok
Phnom Penh 12000
+855 (23) 993 274
(23) 993 274

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to The University of Cambodia'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 Education, Youth and Sports, Cambodia

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Committee of Cambodia (ACC)


  • Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
  • Cambodian Private Universities Alliance (CamPU)
  • United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UNSDSN)
  • Cambodian Higher Education Association (CHEA)
  • Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)

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Site last updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018