Universities in Senegal

Higher Education in Senegal

2021 Ranking of Senegalese Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Senegal? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Senegalese University Ranking of 28 Senegalese higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Senegalese higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 28 Universities in Senegal

2021 Sub-rankings by regions

The Republic of Senegal is subdivided into 14 regions (French: régions) which are further subdivided into 45 departments and 103 arrondissements. The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the smallest region of Dakar, which hosts the capital and largest city of Dakar. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into account all regions which include at least 2 Senegalese higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Dakar (21)   Diourbel (2)  
Saint-Louis (2)   Thies (2)  

Senegalese University lists

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