Universidade Agostinho Neto

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world rank  2030

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University Overview

Established in 1962, Universidade Agostinho Neto (Agostinho Neto University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Luanda (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Benguela, Huíla, Huambo and Kwanza-Sul. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério do Ensino Superior, Ciência, Tecnologia e Inovação, Angola (Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Angola), Universidade Agostinho Neto (UAN) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Agostinho Neto (UAN) 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 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Angolan higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Agostinho Neto University
Acronym UAN
Founded 1962
Motto Ensino, Investigação, Produção
Teaching, Research, Production
Colours Marine blue, cyan, white, yellow, black and red

University Location

Address Avenida 4 de Fevereiro 7
Luanda (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
T +244 (222) 311 125
F +244 (222) 310 283
Other locations Benguela, Huíla, Huambo and Kwanza-Sul

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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 30-40%
Admission Office Avenida 4 de Fevereiro 7
+244 (222) 311 125

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministério do Ensino Superior, Ciência, Tecnologia e Inovação, Angola

Year of first Accreditation


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Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 4 February 2019