Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname

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world rank  8694

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University Overview

Founded in 1968, Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname (Anton de Kom University of Suriname) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Paramaribo (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Nw. Nickerie. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerie van Onderwijs, Wetenschap en Cultuur, Suriname (Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, Suriname), Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname (AdeKUS) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname (AdeKUS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 51 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
Name Anton de Kom University of Suriname
Acronym AdeKUS
Founded 1968
Motto Kennis maken en kennis delen in duurzaam partnerschap
Creating and sharing knowledge in sustainable partnership
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Leysweg 86
Paramaribo (population range: 50,000-249,999)

Suriname
T +597 465 558
F +597 494 697
Other locations Nw. Nickerie

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Leysweg 86
Paramaribo
+597 465 558

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministerie van Onderwijs, Wetenschap en Cultuur, Suriname

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Academic Structure


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Social Media

Online Courses

Anton de Kom Universiteit van Suriname's iTunes U channel iTunes U

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019