Established in 1993, Jaamacada Badweynta Hindiya (Indian Ocean University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Mogadishu (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Banaadir. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Galkayo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Minister of Education, Somalia, Jaamacada Badweynta Hindiya (IOU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Jaamacada Badweynta Hindiya (IOU) 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 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 and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Somali higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
|Address||Km 4 Madina
Mogadishu (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
|T||+252 (1) 858 377|
|F||+252 (1) 930 204|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||0-1,000 US$
|International students Int'l student||0-1,000 US$
|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 Office||KM4 Madina
+252 (1) 235 499
(1) 858 377
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Minister of Education, Somalia
Year of first Accreditation
Open Education Consortium
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