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Université Mohammed V

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world rank  2770

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Founded in 1957, the Université Mohammed V (Mohammed V University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Rabat (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Rabat-Sale-Kenitra. This institution also has a branch campus in Salé and Tamesna. Officially recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et de l'Innovation, Maroc (Ministry of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Innovation of Morocco), Université Mohammed V (UM5) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: over-50,000 students) coeducational Moroccan higher education institution. Université Mohammed V (UM5) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 67-year-old Moroccan higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UM5 also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Université Mohammed V's Control Typepublic


Université Mohammed V's Entity Typenon-profit


Université Mohammed V' Size by Total Enrollmentvery large-sized


Université Mohammed V's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) جامعة محمد الخامس أكدال
Name (English) Mohammed V University
Acronym UM5
Founded 1957 Origins date back to 1921 as Institut Scientifique Chérifien
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University Location

Address Avenue des Nations Unies, Agdal; BP 8007.N.U
10000 Rabat-Sale-Kenitra
Université Mohammed V's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Université Mohammed V Phone Number +212 (53) 727 2755
Université Mohammed V Fax Number +212 (53) 767 1401
Other locations Salé and Tamesna

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Université Mohammed V's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Université Mohammed V's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Université Mohammed V's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Université Mohammed V.

Université Mohammed V: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Université Mohammed V's admission information.

Université Mohammed V's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Université Mohammed V's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Université Mohammed V a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Université Mohammed V's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Université Mohammed V's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Université Mohammed V has the following international students profile:

  • About 3,000 foreign students come from 100 countries across 5 continents.
  • Bachelor programs have open access for international students.
  • Master and Doctorate programs have restricted access for international students.

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Université Mohammed V's Admission Office Admission Office

Avenue des Nations Unies, Agdal
Rabat 10000

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Université Mohammed V.

Université Mohammed V's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Université Mohammed V has an enrollment range of over-50,000 students making it a very large-sized institution.

Université Mohammed V's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 2,000-2,499 academic employees (Faculty).

Université Mohammed V's Control Type Control Type

Université Mohammed V is a public higher education institution.

Université Mohammed V's Entity Type Entity Type

Université Mohammed V is a non-profit higher education institution.

Université Mohammed V's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Université Mohammed V's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Université Mohammed V does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Université Mohammed V's main facilities:

Université Mohammed V's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library.

Université Mohammed V's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Université Mohammed V provides the following housing offerings:

  • There are 12 buildings available on-campus with a total capacity for 3500 students.
  • The buildings are single-sex, providing separate accommodations for male and female students.

Université Mohammed V's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Université Mohammed V in Rabat, Morocco, offers a variety of sport activities and facilities for its students and faculty. The available sports activities include, based on what gathered by uniRank:

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Handball
  • Rugby
  • Table tennis

The available sports facilities consist of:

  • Soccer grounds
  • Basketball courts
  • Gyms

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Université Mohammed V's main services:

Université Mohammed V's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Université Mohammed V offers financial aids to its students, including:

  • Student grants (need-based and do not require to be repaid).
  • Student scholarships (merit-based and do not require to be repaid).

Université Mohammed V's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Université Mohammed V offers the following exchange programs and study abroad opportunities:

  • Erasmus+ program
  • Exchange programs and agreements with 55 countries
  • For a list of countries/universities with exchange programs/agreements, visit:
  • Exchange programs usually last between 3 and 12 months
  • Exchange programs are also available for teaching academic staff

Université Mohammed V's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Université Mohammed V offers distance learning opportunities. The program can be accessed at the following URL:

Université Mohammed V's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Université Mohammed V's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Université Mohammed V's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Université Mohammed V is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et de l'Innovation, Maroc

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Université Mohammed V's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Agence Nationale d'Evaluation et d'Assurance Qualité de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique (ANEAQ)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Université Mohammed V's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
  • Mediterranean Universities Union (UNIMED)
  • Euro-Mediterranean Universities Network (TETHYS)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Université Mohammed V's Facebook page Université Mohammed V's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

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YouTube YouTube

Université Mohammed V's YouTube channel Université Mohammed V's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

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LinkedIn LinkedIn

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TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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