Université Moulay Ismail

country rank  11
world rank  6212

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University Overview

Founded in 1989, Université Moulay Ismail (Moulay Ismail University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Meknès (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Fes-Meknes. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Errachidia. 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 Moulay Ismail (UMI) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université Moulay Ismail (UMI) 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, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 29 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة مولاي اسماعي
Name Moulay Ismail University
Acronym UMI
Founded 1989
Motto L'Excellence c'est notre objectif
Excellence is our goal
Colours Blue, orange and gray

University Location

Address Marjane II; Boîte Postale 298
Meknès (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
50050 Fes-Meknes
T +212 (53) 546 7306
F +212 (53) 546 7305
Other locations Errachidia

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 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 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 Not reported
Admission Office Présidence, Marjane 2, BP 298
Meknes 50050
+212 (535) 467 306

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
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 Go to Université Moulay Ismail'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 Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


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

Year of first Accreditation


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018