University of Africa

country rank  121
world rank  11183

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University Overview

Established in 2016, University of Africa is a non-profit public higher education institution located in Toru-Orua, Bayelsa. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bolou Orua. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Africa (UAT) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Africa (UAT) 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 4 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym UAT
Founded 2016
Motto Cognitio, Diligentia, Servitium
Understanding, Diligence, Service
Colours Green, red and yellow

University Location

Address Sagbama LGA
Toru-Orua (population range: Not reported)
T +234 (0)906 725 1900
F +234
Other locations Bolou Orua

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Liaison Office: Rooms 237-242, Bayelsa State Old Secretariat Complex, Melford Okilo Expressway
+234 (0)8122232611

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of Africa's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


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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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020