Islamic University in Uganda

country rank  15
world rank  10225

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University Overview

Founded in 1988, Islamic University in Uganda is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Mbale (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Eastern Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kampala. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the The National Council for Higher Education, Uganda, Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU) 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 31 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Ugandan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym IUIU
Founded 1988

University Location

Address PO Box 2555
Mbale (population range: 250,000-499,999)
Eastern Region
Uganda
T +256 (352) 512 100
F +256 (352) 280 525
Other locations Kampala

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Kumi Road
Mbale
+256 (352) 512 100
+256 772 931576

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

The National Council for Higher Education, Uganda


Year of first Accreditation

1990

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