Université de Goma

country rank  7
world rank  11950

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University Overview

Founded in 1993, Université de Goma (University of Goma) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Goma (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), North Kivu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et Universitaire, République Démocratique du Congo (Ministry of Higher Education, Democratic Republic of the Congo), Université de Goma (UNIGOM) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Goma (UNIGOM) 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. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Congolese higher education organization a averagely selective institution.

University Identity

Name University of Goma
Acronym UNIGOM
Founded 1993

University Location

Address PO Box 03
Goma (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
North Kivu
Congo DR
T +243 (80) 8495463
F +243

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Apparitorat-UNIGOM
+243 993074518

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Université de Goma's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
  • Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019