Ranking  3400   5
Country Kenya
City Nairobi
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)46 USD/year.
Master (citizens)46 USD/year.
Cost of living $407-874 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 40%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1989
Abbreviation USIU
Teachers 199
Students 5,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Trimesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Education to take you places
Accreditation
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
Affiliations
• Association of African Universities (AAU)
• Kenya Association of Private Universities (KAPU)
• Association of African Business Schools (AABS)
• Global Business School Network (GBSN)
Rankings
World ranking3400
Country ranking5
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking3400
Cost of living in Nairobi
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 125 289
Food 148 254
Transportation 24 137
Communications and utilities 65 59
Clothing 14 54
Sports and leisure 30 81
Total407874
Accommodation in Nairobi USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre127
Shared room in city centre292
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre150
1 bedroom apartment in city centre306
Alternative title
United States International University (USIU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Kenya. USIU was established in 1989. It has an urban campus located in Nairobi. In Kenya United States International University is at the top 10 universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process involves prior academic performance evaluation. It is very likely to get admitted to USIU as there are only 2 applicants per seat. The university chose a trimester based approach to divide its academic schedule. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at USIU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 5,000 USD. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. Some students can’t attend full-time programs, especially for them the university created special online programs. On the official website of the university (http://www.usiu.ac.ke) you can read more about the programs and associated tuition fees.

The composition of the university. United States International University is medium in scale, teaching no more than 6 thousand students at a time. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. The academic makeup of USIU includes around 199 teachers. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. USIU has the following social media pages Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of USIU. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them. In addition to the Association of African Universities (AAU) the university is also a part of the following associations - Kenya Association of Private Universities (KAPU), Association of African Business Schools (AABS), Global Business School Network (GBSN).
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TitleBachelorMaster
9231University of Nairobi5,000 USD5,000 USD
15692Kenyatta University1,000 USD1,000 USD
3Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology2,500 USD2,500 USD
6Strathmore University5,000 USD5,000 USD
10The Catholic University of Eastern Africa5,000 USD5,000 USD
Universities in this country
Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCityBachelorMaster
9231University of NairobiNairobi5,000 USD5,000 USD
15692Kenyatta UniversityNairobi1,000 USD1,000 USD
3Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and TechnologyNairobi2,500 USD2,500 USD
4Mount Kenya UniversityThika
6Strathmore UniversityNairobi5,000 USD5,000 USD