Salam University

country rank  18
world rank  11389

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University Overview

Founded in 2009, Salam University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kabul (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kunduz. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Afghanistan, Salam University (SU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Salam University (SU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master 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. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Afghan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name پوهنتون سلام‎
Acronym SU
Founded 2009
Colours Green and dark blue

University Location

Address Kolola Poshta, Traffic Intersection
Kabul (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
T +93 (0)202 230 664
F +93 (0)786 49 49 33
Other locations Kunduz

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education, Afghanistan

Year of first Accreditation


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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Saturday, 10 March 2018