Jaamacada Jazeera

country rank  23
world rank  12728

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University Overview

Established in 2010, Jaamacada Jazeera (Jazeera University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in Wadajir, Banaadir. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Zobbe. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Minister of Education, Somalia, Jaamacada Jazeera (JU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Jaamacada Jazeera (JU) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 9 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.

University Identity

Name رئيسية - جامعة الجزيرة
Name Jazeera University
Acronym JU
Founded 2010
Motto Teach me goodness, descipline and knowledge
Colours Blue and red

University Location

Wadajir (population range: Not reported)
T +252 (1) 851 563
F +252
Other locations Zobbe

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Km5 street, xarunta jamacada
+252 6181 1114
252 6851563

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Minister of Education, Somalia

Year of first Accreditation


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019