Rhema University

country rank  130
world rank  11534

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University Overview

Established in 2009, Rhema University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Aba (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Abia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Asa. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Rhema University (RU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Rhema University (RU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 11 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Nigerian higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym RU
Founded 2009
Motto Equipping Humanity for Excellence
Colours Blue and orange

University Location

Address 153 Aba-Owerri Road, Abayi
Aba (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
450272 Abia
T +234 (816) 208 1174
F +234
Other locations Asa

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
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 80-90%
Admission Office 153 / 155 Aba-Owerri Road
Aba 450272
+234 0807 684 6648

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020