Al Akhawayn University

country rank  4
world rank  5095

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University Overview

Founded in 1995, Université Al Akhawayn (Al Akhawayn University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Ifrane (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Fes-Meknes. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Casablanca. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et de la Formation des Cadres (Ministry of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Professional Training , Morocco), Université Al Akhawayn (AUI) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Al Akhawayn (AUI) 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 24 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 Moroccan higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Al Akhawayn University
Name جامعة الاخوين
Acronym AUI
Founded 1995
Motto Excellence and Identity
Colours Green and red

University Location

Address Hassan II Avenue, PO Box 104
Ifrane (population range: 10,000-49,999)
53000 Fes-Meknes
T +212 (53) 586 2000
F +212 (53) 586 2009
Other locations Casablanca

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 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 104, Hassan II Avenue
Ifrane 53000
+212 (535) 86 20 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 400-499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Université Al Akhawayn's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et de la Formation des Cadres

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • ABET
  • EPAS
  • CEA


  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Consortium of Academic Stewards (CAS)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019