Upper Jubba University – UJU

In the south west regions of Somalia which the city of Baroda is their capital, locate the most arable and grazing land in Somalia. The residents of these regions suffer from periodic droughts because of the ignorance of utilizing the suitable agricultural land and the pastures that Allah bestowed to these people who reside in these regions. Thus, Upper Jubba University was established to cover the educational needs of these areas, and to solve the periodic droughts and utilize the resources. Upper Jubba University (UJU) is an upcoming private university located in Baidoa, Somalia founded 8th August 2014. Pursuit to its commitment to meet the rising need for higher education in the region, the university has embarked on laying down the required infrastructure and academic programs that are innovative, market driven and responsive to the need of the Somalis to be offered on full time, institutional based, weekend, evening and distance learning modes.

The university aspires to be one of the leading institutions of higher learning in Somalia and beyond. It will offer quality education that will be in tandem with the needs and aspirations of the global village as captured in its vision, mission and core values.

Academic licenses granted by the university and Offering Programs.

Bachelor’s Degree

Upper Jubba University has initial phases; the following Colleges that will work in close collaboration will be established:

1: College of Education (4 Years)

B.Sc in  Biology and chemistry

B.Sc in Math and physics

2: College of Animal Science & Agriculture(4 Years)

B.Sc in  Veterinary Medicine

B.Sc in  Agriculture

B.Sc in  Environmental Sciences

3: College of Health Science & Agriculture(4 Years)

B.Sc in  Public Health

B.Sc in  Nursing Science

B.Sc in  Midwifery

B.Sc in  Medical Lab

4: College of Technology & Computer Science(4 Years)

B.Sc in  Computer science

B.Sc in  information technology

5: College of Economics & Management of Science(4 Years)

B.Sc in  Business administration

B.Sc in  Public administration

6: College of Sharia & Law(4 Years)

B.Sc in  Law

B.Sc in  Islamic studies

Diploma Program

Upper Jubba University has initial phases; the following Colleges that will work in close collaboration will be established:

1. Diploma in horticulture

2. Diploma in animal science

3. Diploma in dairy technology.

4. Diploma in farm resource management.

5. Diploma in Accounting

6. Diploma in Public Health

7. Diploma in nutrition

8. Diploma in Midwifery

9. Diploma in Nursing

10. Diploma in Project Management

11. Diploma in English

12. Diploma in Arabic languages

13. Diploma in Medical Lab


Upper Jubba University has initial phases; the following Colleges that will work in close collaboration will be established:

1. Certificate in artificial insemination

2. Certificate in animal health and production.

3. Certificate in horticulture

4. Certificate in Psychoses support

5. Certificate in social work

6. Certificate in Project management

Upper Jubba University – UJU Admission and Requirements.

Admission Procedure

The eligible candidate will be offered the admission according to the merit list published on the basis of a student’s past academic performance, entrance examination and the personal interview.

Admission Requirement

Appropriately completed and signed application

Official attested copies of certificates and transcripts/mark-sheets of all the relevant academic qualifications.

Four passport size photographs

Application processing fee


Must past admission test

Upper Jubba University – UJU Fees structure and details

For further details contact:

H.Q: Baidoa, Somalia Wadajir ADC

+252615578367 / +252612544601


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