University of Mauritius

country rank  1
world rank  4811

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University Overview

Established in 1965, University of Mauritius is a non-profit public higher education institution located in Réduit. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ebene. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Tertiary Education Commission, Mauritius, University of Mauritius (UoM) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Mauritius (UoM) 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, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 53 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Mauritian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym UoM
Founded 1965
Motto Scientia salus patriae
Knowledge at the service of the nation
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Royal Road
Réduit (population range: Not reported)
T +230 403 7400
F +230 454 9642
Other locations Ebene

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Admissions & Student Records Office
Réduit 80837
+230 403 7872
403 7872

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
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 Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Tertiary Education Commission, Mauritius


  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)
  • Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • International Association of Universities (IAU)
  • Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA)

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Online Courses

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018