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University of Kigali

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The University of Kigali (UoK) is a fully accredited chartered University that started operations in October 2013. The University of Kigali is committed to providing critical and relevant quality education, with the goal of becoming a center of unequaled holistic education excellence in the region, and in the continent.

The University believes that it is fundamental to produce industry leaders and entrepreneurs through the mobilization of essential resources to create an ambiance that is conducive to the actualization of this potential.

The growing number of international partners is integral to achieving the goal of broadening access to higher education and the continuous improvement of the quality of programmes offered.

To this end, the University of Kigali provides students with options to adapt their study time to their interests and commitments elsewhere. The University of Kigali offers a variety of internationally benchmarked undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Business Administration, Marketing, Public Administration, Procurement, Law, Education and Information Technology offered through its two campuses based in Kigali and Musanze.

Despite its brief existence, the University of Kigali has risen to become one of the leading institutions of higher learning in Rwanda in particular and the region in general, and acclaimed for the outstanding contribution to teaching, research, and service to local, national and international communities.

To be a pole of radiance and excellence nationally and internationally, with quality education, research and provision of innovative services to community.
To provide quality higher education programmes to match the labour market and development needs of Rwanda, the region and the world.
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