Cote d’ivoire, or the Ivory Coast, is a West African country with a population of around 24 million people. The country’s adult literacy rate is one of the lowest in the world at just 50 percent. This means that only half of the population is able to read and write.
However, there are 26 universities in the country. Two of these universities offer quality education. The rest are not up to par. in this post, we bring you the cheapest best universities to study in Ivory Coast.
Best Cheapest Universities In Ivory Coast
1. British University – UCL Abidjan (Universal College of Learning)
2. Abidjan Professional University Centre
3. Royal University of Agriculture
4. University of Nangui Abrogoua
5. University of Alassane Ouatara
This is a university located in Bouake. It was formed from a university center that was created in 1992 as a way of decongesting the National University of Cote d’Ivoire. It was known as the University of Bouake and was relocated to Abidjan in 2002. It was later renamed after the president Alassane Ouattara in 2012. The university offers 23 bachelors, 23 masters, and 23 Ph.D. programs in accounting, administration, biology, business, chemistry, communication, dentistry, ecology, economics, finance and banking, health, hospitality, humanities, journalism, law and jurisprudence, management, marketing, media, medicine, multimedia technology, political science, psychology, and taxation. The university is one of the best in the country, another advantage is that it offers international students an opportunity to learn the local languages, it also offers opportunities for students to get scholarships. Tuition fees start from an equivalent of $750.
6. Felix-Houphouet-Boigny University
This is a public university located in Abidjan and was created from one of the university centers. It was formerly named the University of Cocody. It is the largest institution in Cote d’Ivoire, with over 50 000 students. It has 13 faculties and several research centers. The university offers 35 bachelors, 35 masters, and 35 Ph.D. programs in accounting, administration, applied sciences, arts, biology, biomedicine, business, business, chemistry, communication, computer science, dentistry, earth sciences, ecology, economics, finance, and banking, health, history, hospitality, humanities, international relation, law and jurisprudence, management, marketing, mathematics, medicine, natural sciences, pharmacy, physics, physics, political sciences, programming, restaurant management, security, technology, and tourism. Tuition fees range around $700. It allows correspondence with international universities and its students are always in high demand in Cote d’Ivoire because of the quality of education.