Université de Lubumbashi

The University of Lubumbashi, in acronym called UNILU, is one of the great universities of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Located in the so-called copper province of Katanga in the south of the country, it has the advantage of being located in a naturally rich environment. Thus benefiting from a particular generosity of nature; the fauna, flora, soil and subsoil make this province a geological scandal and a site of scientific research par excellence.

By its philosophical orientation, the dynamism of the academic authority, the dedication of the student community, the University of Lubumbashi is strongly solicited both by foreign students from Africa, for complete training, and by European students, as interns. and researchers. In addition to foreigners from Africa and Europe, one finds at the University of Lubumbashi a great mix of more than 450 national tribes, forming a cosmopolitan atmosphere of researchers of all categories called here the “KASAPARDS”.

Université de Lubumbashi Courses Offered | Programs

  • Medical School
    • Surgery
    • Obstetric gynecology
    • Pediatrics
    • Internal Medicine
    • Public health
    • Basic sciences
  • Veterinary Medicine
    • Basic Sciences
    • Zootechnics
    • Pre-clinical
    • Clinics
  • Pharmaceutical sciences
    • Drug industry and analysis
    • Clinical biology
    • Hospital and community pharmacy
  • School of Public Health
    • Human nutrition
    • Public health
  • Pre-university
  • Polytechnic
    • Industrial chemistry
    • Metallurgy
    • Mining
    • Electromechanical
  • Faculty of Sciences
    • Chemistry
    • Geography
    • Geology
    • Mathematical
    • Computer science
  • Faculty of Architecture
    • Architecture
    • Town planning
    • Territory Development
    • Landscape architecture
    • Heritage
    • Cadastral engineering
    • Landscape architecture and heritage
  • Graduate School of Industrial Engineers
    • Materials Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Eectrical engineering
  • Agricultural sciences
    • General agronomy
    • Zootechnics
    • Agricultural economics
    • Management of renewable natural resources
  • Social science
  • Faculty of Law
    • General law
    • Judicial private law
    • Social Economy
    • Public Law
  • School of Tourism and Hospitality
    • Tourism management
    • Hotel management
  • School of Criminology
    • Homeland security
    • Economic and environmental criminology
    • Analysis and Criminological Intervention
  • Letters and Human Sciences
    • African and Congolese Letters and Civilizations
    • English Literature and Civilizations
    • French and Latin Letters and Civilizations
    • Historical sciences:
    • Cultural history
    • Economic history
    • political history
    • Population History
    • Philosophy :
      • – Philosophy and Society
      • – Philosophy of Science
      • – History of Philosophy
      • – Philosophy and Linguistics
    • Languages ​​and Business
    • Language Sciences
    • Information and Communication Sciences:
      • Performing Arts
      • Communication from Organizations
      • Journalism
      • Social and political communication
  • Psychology and Educational Sciences
    • Work Psychology
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Business Psychology
    • School Psychology
    • School Administration and inspection
    • Education Administration and Planning
    • Education Technology
    • School Pedagogy
    • Aggregation
  • Economic Science and Buisness Administration
    • Financial Management
    • Monetary Economy
    • marketing Management
    • Public Economy
    • Human Resource Management
    • Development Economy
  • Social, political and administrative sciences
    • International Relations:
      *International Law
      *International Economics
      *International Politics
    • Political and administrative science:
      *Administrative science
      *Political science
    • Sociology and Anthropology:

Université de Lubumbashi Tuition Fees

Faculties Tuition Fees
Medical School
Veterinary Medicine
Pharmaceutical sciences
School of Public Health
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Architecture
Graduate School of Industrial Engineers
Agricultural sciences
Social science
Faculty of Law
School of Tourism and Hospitality
School of Criminology
Letters and Human Sciences
Psychology and Educational Sciences
Economic Science and Buisness Administration
Social, political and administrative sciences
Université de Lubumbashi Tuition Fees not reported yet. Please visit later.

Université de Lubumbashi Admission



  1. No one is admitted to studies leading to the DEA / DES or SPECIALIZATION grade if he does not hold a bachelor’s degree, civil engineer, doctor, doctor of veterinary medicine, obtained with at least 65% on all the marks obtained two (2) first university cycles (diplomas to be presented).
  2. Holders of diplomas from higher institutes may be admitted to neighboring courses of study in Congolese universities, under the following conditions:
  3. have successfully completed a special program not exceeding two academic years, designed objectively for them by the faculty (special license)
  4. the department or faculty assesses the work written and the seminars attended by the candidate, for possible exemptions
  5. Diplomas obtained abroad must be covered by a ministerial order of equivalence issued by the supervising minister
  6. A request for registration for the DEA / DES or specialization sent to the academic general secretary with copies to the rector and the home faculty

This provision concerns candidates from outside the Unilu.

Unilu scientific executive candidates are required to do so and are automatically admitted on presentation of the physical file. Those who refuse, therefore give up their scientific course at the Unilu of Lubumbashi.

  1. State diploma
  2. Rating statements.
  3. Act of appointments and other decisions accrediting the members of people and scientists working in universities and higher institutes of R&D. congo.
  4. Certificates relating to the public administration, namely:
  • Physical and mental fitness
  • Good life, conduct, morals and good citizenship
  • Birth
  • Residence
  1. Certificates of results, score transmission sheets or even point grids for courses and seminars already taken in the DEA / DES program or specialization (elements to be integrated as you progress).
  2. Complete a registration form on site and pay the relevant fees.
  3. Bring a hanging folder and two (2) passport photos.

Elements of the application file for the defense of the thesis / aggregation

  • Identity documents
  1. Photocopy of identity document (voter’s card, temporary service card, etc.)
  2. birth certificates
  3. residency certificates
  4. recent physical fitness certificate
  5. certificates of good life, conduct and morals

– documents relating to schooling

  1. Primary school certificate
  2. state diploma
  3. graduate diploma + related transcripts
  4. bachelor’s degree; doctor, doctor of veterinary medicine? Civil engineer… + related quotes
  1. DA/DES diploma
  2. possibly, a certificate of university pedagogy
  3. other degrees
  4. Diplomas obtained abroad must be covered by a ministerial decree of equivalence issued by the supervisory ministry
  • documents relating to the thesis/aggregation

These are minutes and letters relating to the thesis/aggregation (aggregation of the subject, supervisory committee, etc.)

  • Appointments and other decisions

Grade of assistant, head of works

  • proof of payment of fees

Minerval, supervision fees, filing with the jury and defense.

Special registration concerns:
     Former students of the University of Lubumbashi who have stopped their course for one reason or another;
     Anyone who wants to change faculty;
     Those who want to change department within the same faculty and
     Those who come from other universities other than the University of Lubumbashi.

  • For registeration


Université de Lubumbashi Scholarships

All videos must be offered in French. The technical quality of the video is not decisive, however, it must meet the following requirements:

  • the person presenting his project must be filmed from the front
  • the video must be produced under live conditions, that is to say, produced in a single take (without editing)
  • the video must be filmed in a horizontal format
  • if the video is presented by a “project team”, all team members must appear on screen.

No other natural person and/or legal entity, whatever its form, can claim any right due to the use of the video.

In addition, the participant declares, by accepting these rules, that the content of his video does not and will not violate any third party rights, including (without this list being exhaustive) intellectual property rights, the right to privacy, competition law, confidentiality, or any other contractual or non-contractual right. Any videos likely to violate the rights of third parties and/or one or more laws will be ineligible for the contest.


Four prizes will be awarded:

  • First prize worth €1500
  • Second prize worth €1000
  • Third prize worth €500
  • Audience favorite prize worth €300

The amount of the prize is the same regardless of the number of people in the project team.

For the projects to develop in the field, the AUF will promote the connection of the winners with mentors and incubators.

Université de Lubumbashi Address

Errors and Suggestion

Notice: If you are a student of this university or have information about this university,
do not hesitate to share with us if you see incorrect or incomplete information. Contact information: counselorcorporation@gmail.com or comment below.

Important Notice: When starting your education life, do not just proceed in line with this information. This information provides basic information about the university.
Make contact with university before your final decision.

For more: List of universities by country

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments