Country Somalia
City Hargeysa
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Organization type Private
Established 2004
Abbreviation GU
Teachers 599
Students 4,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
A beacon of knowledge
• Ministry of Education, Republic of Somaliland
• Somali Somali Research and Education Network
• Association for African Universities
• European Association of Science and Education
International rankings
Alternative title
Gollis University (GU) - private higher education institution in Somalia. GUstarted accepting students in 2004. In Hargeysa the main building of the university is located. Gollis University is among the best educational institutions in Somalia, that is among the top 5 universities according to the national rankings. Despite being one of the youngest educational institutions, Gollis University it ranks in the national ratings of Somalia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process involves prior academic performance evaluation. After submitting the required documents more then (80 percent of applicants receive their letters of acceptance. Keep in mind that when applying to GU the ratio of accepted students may vary depending on the popularity of the chosen program. The academic year is traditionally consists of two semesters. GU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. The university also offers master’s programs that cost 1,000 USD per year. It is important to check for current tuition fees on ( with the desirable faculty in mind.

The composition of the university. Gollis University can be classified as small with only 5000 students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. The teaching staff of GU is composed of 599 academic specialists. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of GU. The university has a dedicated library. Furthermore the university has dedicated facilities for sports, physical education and sporting events. It is worth noting that in addition to being a part of the Somali Somali Research and Education Network, the university also has a membership in the Association for African Universities and European Association of Science and Education.
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