University of Kigali is one of the leading private higher institutions of learning in Rwanda. It is a fully accredited/chartered University by the Government of Rwanda.
Started its operations in October, 2013.
University of Kigali is located at Prester House, Kacyiru in Gasabo District opposite Top Tower Hotel about 3 Km from the City Centre. Due to its rapid expansion, the University now has a new campus also in Kacyiru near MINAGRI, house to the School of Post Graduate Studies and also a big learning centre in Musanze District, housed in the Prestigious RSSB Building where undergraduate and post graduate studies are offered.
The University has 3 faculties; namely, the faculty of Business Management and Economics, the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology.
The university started operations with 649 students in 2013 and has experienced rapid growth in enrolment to nearly 3000 students in the undergraduate programmes and more than 150 students in the post graduate programmes. They are pursuing their various academic programmes at the University of Kigali.
The University has international students from Nigeria, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo, an indication of our internationalization drive towards excellence.