University of Sousse

country rank  11
world rank  9595

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University Overview

Established in 1986, Université de Sousse (University of Sousse) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Sousse (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique, Tunisie (Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Tunisia), Université de Sousse (USo) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Sousse (USo) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 33 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Sousse
Name جامعة سوسة
Acronym USo
Founded 1986
Motto Qualité et partenariat pour une meilleure adéquation formation-Emploi
Quality and partnership for a better training-employment match

University Location

Address Rue Khalifa El Karoui Sahloul; Boîte Postale 526
Sousse (population range: 50,000-249,999)
4002 Sousse
T +216 73 368 125
F +216 73 368 126

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office MES, Rue Ouled Hafouz
Tunis 1030
+216 71786300

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
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
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes



  • Francophony Academic Agency
  • Compostella Group
  • Euro-Mediterranean University Thetys
  • Mediterranean Universities Union UNIMED
  • Association of Arab Universities AARU

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019