Founded in 2000, University of Belize is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Belmopan (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Cayo. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Belize City. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, Belize, University of Belize (UB) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Belize (UB) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 18 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 70-80% making this Belizean higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
|Name||University of Belize|
|Motto||Education Empowers A Nation
|Colours||Purple and gold|
Belmopan (population range: 10,000-49,999)
|T||+501 822 3680|
|F||+501 822 1107|
|Other locations||Belize City|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|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 Office||University Boulevard, Administration Building
+501 822 3680
|Entity Type||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports, Belize
Year of first Accreditation
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Open Education Consortium
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