List of universities in Sudan


Higher education in Sudan has a long history of interaction with politics and over the years there has been an increase in the amount of Sudan universities.

Sudan Universities

The public and private education systems inherited by the government after independence were designed more to provide civil servants and professionals to serve the colonial administration than to educate the Sudanese.

University of Khartoum

The University of Khartoum has the vision is to participate, through its role in the field of higher education and scientific research, in the creation of a unified, developed and advanced Sudanese Nation. The University aspires to be independent both academically and financially, elevated in the different aspects of knowledge and to link the programs and research it offers with the requirements of permanent development in Sudan.

View the University of Khartoum website

Sudan University of Science & Technology

The mission of the Sudan University of Science & Technology (SUST) is to achieve sustained excellence in the interrelated areas of undergraduate and postgraduate education and community services through several highly successful outreach programs. SUST strives to maintain excellence in teaching curricula in diverse fields such as engineering, computer science, business, life sciences, radiological science, music and drama, applied and fine arts and physical education.

View the Sudan University of Science & Technology website

University of Gezira

University of Gezira is a public university located in Wad Medani, Sudan. It is a member of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World.

View the University of Gezira website

The International University of Africa

The International University of Africa is a public University in Khartoum, Sudan. It is a member of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World. Arabic is the medium of instruction in the faculties, institutes and centers of the university on the bachelor degree level. It is also the medium of instruction and dissertation writing for the post-graduate studies. The Academic Council of the University may give consent to the use of a foreign language in exceptional cases.

View the The International University of Africa website

Al-Neelain University

Al-Neelain University is a public university located in Khartoum, Sudan and was founded in 1955. The university is a member of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World.

View the Al-Neelain University website

This is a list of universities in Sudan.

Institution  Location  
Academy of Engineering SciencesKhartoum
Ahfad University for WomenOmdurman
Al Fashir UniversityEl Fasher
Nobles CollegeKhartoum
AlMughtaribeen UniversityKhartoum
Al-Neelain UniversityKhartoum and other locations
Al Zaiem Alazhari UniversityKhartoum
Bayan College for Science & TechnologyKhartoum
Blue Nile UniversityAd-Damazeen
Canadian Sudanese CollegeKhartoum
Dalanj UniversityDalang
El Imam El Mahdi UniversityKosti
Elrazi UniversityKhartoum
Future University of SudanKhartoum
University of Garden CityKhartoum
Gezira College for TechnologyKhartoum
Ibn Sina UniversityKhartoum
International University of AfricaKhartoum
Karary UniversityOmdurman
Khartoum College of Medical SciencesKhartoum
Mashreq UniversityKhartoum North
Nahda CollegeKhartoum
National College of Khartoum (NCK)Khartoum
National College for Medical & Technical StudiesKhartoum
National Ribat UniversityKhartoum
Nile CollegeBahri
Nile Valley UniversityAtbara
Omdurman Ahlia UniversityOmdurman
Omdurman Islamic UniversityOmdurman
Open University of SudanKhartoum
Public Health InstituteKhartoum
Red Sea UniversityPort Sudan
Sudan International UniversityKhartoum
Sharq El Neal CollegeKhartoum
Sudan University of Science and TechnologyKhartoum and other locations
University of Bakht Al-RudaAl-Dewaym
University of BahriBahri
University of DongolaDongola
University of Al QadarifAl Qadarif
University of GeziraWad Medani
University of KassalaKassala
University of KhartoumKhartoum
University of KordofanAl-Ubayyid
University of Medical Sciences and TechnologyKhartoum
University of NyalaNyala
University of Science and Technology – OmdurmanOmdurman
University of SennarSennar
University of ShendiShendi
University of the Holy Quran and Islamic SciencesOmdurman
University of West KordofanAl-Foula
University of ZalingeiZalingei
Wad Medani Ahlia CollegeWad Medani

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