Ranking  2493      1
Country Senegal
City Dakar
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1957
Abbreviation UCAD
Students 45,000
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Motto
Lux Mea Lex
Accreditation
• Ministère de l'Education Nationale, Senegal
Affiliations
• Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
• International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
Rankings
World ranking2493
Country ranking1
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking2493
Alternative title
French Université Cheikh Anta Diop
old Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar
Location on map
Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (UCAD) - public higher education institution in Senegal. UCAD was founded in 1957. One of the attractions of the capital of Senegal is the main campus of UCAD. Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar is the leading university of Senegal according to the international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to enroll to the university. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters.

The composition of the university. Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 45,000 students. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs.

Infrastructure of UCAD. The university has a dedicated library. It has a variety of sports facilities. It is a member of Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW), as well as International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU).
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