Ahfad University for Women

country rank  9
world rank  8589

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University Overview

Founded in 1966, Ahfad University for Women is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Omdurman (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Khartoum. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan, Ahfad University for Women (AUW) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) women only higher education institution. Ahfad University for Women (AUW) 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 53 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Sudanese higher education organization a least selective institution.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة الأحفاد للبنات
Acronym AUW
Founded 1966
Motto Women's Education Since 907

University Location

Address PO Box 167
Omdurman (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Khartoum
Sudan
T +249 (187) 553 363
F +249 (187) 579 111

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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

University Admissions

Gender Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Arda Street
Omdurman
+249 (187) 455964
(187) 553363

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Ahfad University for Women's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan


Year of first Accreditation

1995

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019