Rwanda Universities & Higher Education

Rwanda_higher educationThe Government of Rwanda is supporting the transformation of higher education so that it is fit for purpose and internationally credible. Rwanda universities and the Higher Education system are required to deliver graduates, research, consultancy services and community engagement to support the social and economic development of Rwanda.

Rwanda Universities Outlook
University of Rwanda

Rwanda universitiesThe National University of Rwanda is the largest university in Rwanda. The university has 9 faculties, comprises: Faculty of Medicine; Faculty of Agriculture; Faculty of Arts, Media and Social Sciences; Faculty of Applied Sciences; Faculty of Law; Faculty of Science; Faculty of Economics and Management; School of Public Health; School for Foundation Language Skills.


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Kigali Independent University

Rwanda universitiesKigali Independent University is a private Institution that was founded in 1996. Kigali Independent University’s mission is to provide people with a training which may enable them to become actors and organisers of a complete development of our nation. Faculties include:Faculty of Economics and Business Studies; Faculty of Social Sciences; Faculty of Computer Sciences; Department of Computer Science; Faculty of Law.


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The Adventist University

Rwanda universitiesThe Adventist University of Central Africa (AUCA) is committed to provide Christ-centered quality education founded on a holistic approach that prepares people for the service of this life and the life to come. The Adventist University of Central Africa (AUCA) is to be a centre of excellence in undergraduate and graduate programmes.  Quality shall be the hallmark of all its undertaking including research and service delivery to its Students, Faculty, Staff and the Community at large.


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