Université de Lomé

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world rank  9445

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University Overview

Established in 1970, Université de Lomé (University of Lomé) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Lomé (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche, Togo (Ministry of Higher Education and Research, Togo), Université de Lomé (UB) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Université de Lomé (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, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 49 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Lomé
Acronym UB
Founded 1970
Motto Futurae Generis Humani Fides
Faith in the future of the human race

University Location

Address Boulevard Gnassingbe, 01 BP 1515
Lomé (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)

T +228 22 21 35 00
F +228 22 21 85 95

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
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 Direction des Affaires Académiques et de la Scolarité (DAAS)
Lomé 01 BP 1515
+228 22 25 48 44

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range over-45,000
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
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
Housing Not reported
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


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche, Togo

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of African Universities (AAU)
  • Conseil Africain et Malgache pour l'Enseignement Supérieur (CAMES)
  • Réseau pour l'excellence dans l'enseignement supérieur en Afrique de l'Ouest (REESAO)

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019