National University of Mongolia

country rank  1
world rank  2926

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University Overview

Founded in 1942, National University of Mongolia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Ulaanbaatar (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Erdenet, Zavkhan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Mongolian National Council for Education Accreditation, National University of Mongolia (NUM) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. National University of Mongolia (NUM) 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 77 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 0-10% making this Mongolian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Монгол Улсын Их Сургууль
Acronym NUM
Founded 1942
Motto From education, the flame of progress flourishes
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address University Street 1
Ulaanbaatar (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
210646 Ulaanbaatar
T +976 (11) 317 050
F +976 (11) 320 159
Other locations Erdenet, Zavkhan

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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

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 0-10%
Admission Office Office for International Affairs, National University of Mongolia University Street 1
Ulaanbaatar 210646
+976 (11) 320 159

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to National University of Mongolia's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Mongolian National Council for Education Accreditation

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)

Academic Structure


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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019