University of Buea Ranking and Reviews

University of Buea Country Rank: 3 – University of Buea World Rank: 3447

University of Buea located in Buea, Cameroon and founded in 1993. Cameroon has a population over 29,200 million. University of Buea is a public university. The university offering short courses, online courses and degree programs. University of Buea Acceptance rate is %54 – 67. Type of degree programs is a Bachelor’s (B.Sc) Degree, Master’s degree (M.Sc) and Doctor of Philosophy (Phd.). Visit Ministry of Higher Education in Cameroon for university accreditation. Please find below other informations about university.

University of Buea Courses and Degree Programs

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  • Department of Performing and Visual Arts
  • Department of History and African Civilization
  • Linguistic Department
  • Department of French Language
  • Department of English and Cultural Studies
  • Department of Curriculum Studies and Teaching
  • Department of Educational Foundations Administration
  • Department of Educational Psychology
  • Department of Animal Science
  • Department of Forestry and Wildlife
  • Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Department of Veterinary Medicine
  • Department of Food Science and Technology
  • Department of Agronomic and Applied Molecular Sciences
  • Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development

B.Eng in Computer Engineering:

a) B.Eng in Petroleum Engineering
b) B.Eng in Civil Engineering
c) B.Eng in Mining Engineering
d) B.Eng in Architectural Engineering
e) B.Eng in Mechanical Production Systems
f) B.Eng in Chemical Engineering

  • Doctor of Medicine Degree
  • Department of Public Health and Hygiene
  • Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Department of Nursing
  • BSc in Translation and Intercultural Studies
  • Master of Arts in Translation
  • Master of Arts in Interpretation
  • PhD in Translation and Intercultural Studies
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Microbiology and Parasitology
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Zoology and Animal Physiology
  • Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Department of Botany and Plant Physiology
  • Department of Chemistry Sciences
  • Department of Computer Sciences
  • Department of Environmental Sciences
  • Department of Economics and Management
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Political Sciences and Administrative
  • Department of Sociology and Anthropology
  • Department of Women and Gender Studies

  • Department of Computer Engineering
  • Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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University of Buea Tuition Fees

University of Buea tuition fees range is 450,000 – 1,500,000 FCFA per year/sem. Check table below.

Level/ProgrammeNational Fee (FCFA)Non-National Fee (FCFA)
ASTI Doctoral/PhD in Nationals850,0001,000,000
ASTI Doctoral/PhD in Translation and Non-Intercultural Nationals1,500,0001,000,000
Masters in Science of Arts (Language and Communication)840,000650,000
Masters in Communication for Sustainable Development650,000650,000
Bilingual Masters in Language & Communication650,000650,000
M.A in Heritage Studies Management650,000650,000
M.Sc in Crop Production450,000450,000
M.Sc in Crop Protection450,000450,000
M.Sc in Post-Harvest Technology450,000450,000
M.Sc in Animal Production450,000450,000
M.Sc in Fisheries & Applied Aquaculture450,000450,000
M.Sc in Agricultural Economics450,000450,000
M.Sc in Post-Harvest Management450,000450,000
Ph.D in Crop Production450,000450,000
Ph.D in Crop Protection450,000450,000
Ph.D in Post-Harvest Technology450,000450,000
Ph.D in Post-Harvest Management450,000450,000
Ph.D in Fisheries & Applied Aquaculture450,000450,000
Ph.D in Animal Production450,000450,000
Ph.D in Agricultural Economics450,000450,000
B.Ed in Distance Education250,000250,000
Masters in Library, Archival & Information Science650,000650,000
M.Ed in Special Education450,000650,000
M.Ed in CST in Test Measurement & Evaluation450,000450,000
M.Ed in Educational Technology450,000450,000
M.Ed in English Language Teaching & Studies450,000450,000
M.Ed in Educational Planning & Policy450,000450,000
Ph.D in Special Education650,000850,000
Ph.D in Library, Archival & Information Science850,000850,000
M.Eng in Petroleum Technology Engineering1,500,0001,500,000
B.Sc in Biomedical Sciences350,000350,000
M.Sc in Chemical Pathology600,000600,000
M.Sc in Medical Microbiology & Parasitology600,000600,000
M.Sc in Nursing Education450,000450,000
Masters in Medico-Surgical Nursing450,000450,000
Masters in Public Health600,000600,000
M.Sc in Pharmacology750,000750,000
M.Sc in Toxicology750,000750,000
M.Sc in Morphological Science750,000750,000
Ph.D in Chemical Pathology1,000,0001,000,000
Ph.D in Public Health (MPH)1,000,0001,000,000
Ph.D in Medical Microbiology & Parasitology1,000,0001,000,000
Ph.D in Toxicology1,000,0001,000,000
B.Sc. in Occupational Health & Safety150,000150,000
M.Sc in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology650,000650,000
M.Sc in Molecular Biology & Diagnostic Science650,000650,000
M.Sc in Natural Resource & Environmental Management650,000650,000
M.Sc in Epidemiology & Control of Infectious Diseases650,000650,000
M.Sc in Wetland Ecology & Management650,000650,000
M.Sc in Field Epidemiology850,000850,000
M.Sc in Industrial Chemistry350,000350,000
M.Sc in Disaster & Risk Management350,000350,000
Ph.D in Natural Resource & Environmental Management550,000550,000
MBA in Accounting & Finance750,000750,000
MBA in Bank Management750,000750,000
MBA in Management750,000750,000
MBA in Marketing750,000750,000
MBA in Project Management750,000750,000
MBA in Accounting, Auditing & Taxes750,000750,000
MBA in Entrepreneurship750,000750,000
MBA in Human Resource Management750,000750,000
Masters in Corporate Communication1,000,0001,000,000
Masters in Development Studies550,000550,000
M.Sc in Urban & Regional Planning550,000550,000
LLM in Human Rights & Development650,000650,000
Masters in Public Administration750,000750,000
Masters in Local Government & Administration750,000750,000
Masters in Peace, Conflict & Security650,000650,000
All other PG Programmes (Statutory registration fee)See Note 10See Note 10
Professional & Paid Programmes (Non-Nationals)See Note 11See Note 11

Note 10: All Establishments – Nationals: 50,000 FCFA; Non-Nationals (Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law and Political Science, Social and Faculty of Social and Management Sciences): 300,000 FCFA; Non-Nationals (College of Technology, Faculty of Science, HTTTC): 600,000 FCFA; Non-Nationals (ASTI, Faculty of Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Faculty of Health Sciences): 1,000,000 FCFA.

Note 11: Professional & Paid Programmes (Non-Nationals): The Registration fee for International students plus the approved Tuition fee for the indicated programme.

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University of Buea Admission Requirements

Academic Calendar: Spring semester (January – April); Summer semester (May-August); Fall semester (September-December)

The admission requirements set out below are the minimum requirements which may entitle an applicant to a place in the University for First Degree Courses.

  1. The GCE O/L, with passes in four approved subjects prior to sitting the GCE A/L
  2. One of the following requirements in the GCE A/L:
    • Two GCE/AL passes at the same sitting.
    • The BAC in the series appropriate to the intended field for specialization.
    • Candidates with other qualifications considered by Senate as the equivalent of these qualifications.
  3. Individual departments may impose additional and specific requirements.
  4. Students whose language of instruction was not English, will be required to pass a prescribed English Language test, unless they have successfully completed the Special Intensive English Language Course.
  5. Applicants are informed that for Classical programs, the registration fee paid is as defined by the Ministry of Higher Education while for Professional programs an additional tuition fee as defined by the respective faculties may also apply.
    Applicants are therefore advised to scroll on their program of interest to get the details.

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University of Buea Scholarship

Right now there is no any scholarship offerings at University of Buea for local and international students. Please check later this page or visit universities scholarships page for more information.

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Housing and Dormitory Fees

The average monthly housing and dormitory fees for students in the Cameroon can vary based on factors such as location, accommodation type, and amenities provided. On average, students can expect to budget is over 365,000.00 CFA per annum for housing or dormitory expenses.

Cost of Living in Cameroon

Housing: 255,424.00 CFA to 423,589.58 CFA – includes the cost of rent, utilities, and other associated expenses. The cost of housing will vary depending on the size and location of your home, as well as the amenities offered. This informations was gathered in April 2024.

Food: 81,387.80 CFA to 125,320.83 CFA includes the cost of groceries, meals out, and other food-related expenses. The cost of food will vary depending on your dietary needs and how often you eat out.

Transportation, Entertainment and Utilities: 450.00 CFA to 10,000.00 CFA – includes the cost of public transportation, gas, and parking. The cost of transportation will vary depending on how much you travel and how you get around. This informations was gathered in April 2024

Communication: 600.00 CFA This includes the cost of cell phone service, internet, and other communication expenses. The cost of communication will vary depending on your usage and the plan you choose. This informations was gathered in April 2024

University of Buea Address

Address: University of Buea, molyko to Buea town Rd, Buea, Cameroon

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