Universidade Politécnica

country rank  6
world rank  10378

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University Overview

Founded in 1994, Universidade Politécnica (Polytechnic University) is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Maputo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Maputo City. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Quelimane, Nampula, Nacala, Tete e Xai-xai. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério de Educação e Desenvolvimento Humano, Mozambique (Ministry of Education and Human Development, Mozambique), Universidade Politécnica (APOLITECNICA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Politécnica (APOLITECNICA) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name Polytechnic University
Founded 1994

University Location

Address Avenida Paulo Samuel Kankhomba, 1011
Maputo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1170 Maputo City
T +258 (21) 352 750
F +258 (21) 352 701
Other locations Quelimane, Nampula, Nacala, Tete e Xai-xai

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
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Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério de Educação e Desenvolvimento Humano, Mozambique

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019