University of Gondar

country rank  9
world rank  8588

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University Overview

Founded in 1954, University of Gondar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Gondar (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Amhara. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Maraki. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Ethiopia, University of Gondar (UoG) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Gondar (UoG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 64 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 10-20% making this Ethiopian higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UoG also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UoG
Founded 1954

University Location

Address PO Box 196
Gondar (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Amhara
Ethiopia
T +251 (58) 111 0174
F +251 (58) 114 1240
Other locations Maraki

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office PO Box 196
Gondar
+251 (918) 77 09 83

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Gondar's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Ethiopia


Year of first Accreditation
1954

Affiliations

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