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University of Hargeisa is the Republic of Somaliland’s leading higher education institution and is committed to providing a wide range of undergraduate degree courses.  It is the goal of the university to give all graduates the skills needed for success in their futures careers and to contribute to wider processes of educational and professional development in Somaliland.

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University of Hargeisa aims at becoming a leading international centre of educational excellence which meets the nation’s

immediate and long term for reconstruction and development. Read More.


Contact us:

Email: contact@hargeisauniversity.com

Tel: 00252 2 634476488 or 00252 2 634420513

Physical Address: Pepsi Village, Ahmed Dhagax, Former 1st July School Compound

DHL Address: DHL Somaliland, University of Hargeisa

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/University-of-Hargeisa/330694190417

  • 2004 Graduates
  • 2005 Graduates
  • 2006 Graduates
  • 2007 Graduates
  • 2008 Graduates


There are TWO MA Scholarships available for the Deans, Associate Deans and Academic Staff of University of Hargeisa. The successful candidates will seek admission to Addis Ababa University and Bahar Dar University. Submit your motivational letter to the Human Resource Department before 25 April 2015. All successful candidates will be given written English exam.

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UoH new Management had their first meeting with University Lecturers

As part of the reform programs, University management team met with University lecturers on Thursday, January, 8, 2016. It was special day because it was the first day tha...




Very last days, the Management of University of Hargeisa has been working on the process of transforming the university from Teaching Centered to Entrepreneurial Un...

Somali and East Africa Research Universities Network forum

Somali and East Africa Research Universities Network forum

Somali and East Africa Research Universities Network forum was started today in Mansoor Hotel. Universities from Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Somalia were attend...


University World News: University of Hargeisa gains international recognition

British, Canadian and African universities have been partnering with the University of Hargeisa, in the breakaway state of Somaliland, to boost the institution’s internat...

Flexible education in collaboration With Dalarna University, Sweden.

SIDA has granted Dalarna University funds to strengthen education in midwifery in Somaliland. Talks took place in the spring of 2011 to investigate the opportunities for ...

Expanding International & Regional relationships

Expanding International & Regional relationships; partner with Cambridge University, Kenyatta University, Carleton University, Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU), Na...

Total # of graduates from 2004 – 2013

Total # of graduates from 2004 – 2013

The number of students graduated from the University of Hargeisa has grown more than TEN fold from 2004 to 2013. The total number of graduates are 3251, 2124 of them are ...

UoH Profile & Brochure

You can download here some documents to have information about University of Hargeisa.


www.educationUSA.state.gov -- The best starting point for international students, providing a clear, concise introduction for people unfamiliar with the U.S. system of graduate education. Click on publications, and download the booklet, If You Want to Study in the United States: Graduate and Professional Study and Research.

US Embassy of Kenya presented about Education USA for University of Hargeisa students on 21 May 2015. Download the presentation of that event from below.

Download the Presentation from here

Graduate Programmes

  • MA in IR & Diplomacy
  • MA in Development Studies
  • MA in Good Governance and Leadership
  • MA in Project Management
  • Msc in Midwifery

The Guardian: E-Learning Programs

Zuhur Yasin has never been to the US, but she holds a bachelor’s degree from an American university. Part of Yasin’s studies in Somaliland, a self-declared independent country in Somalia, were spent in a special classroom, lined with rows of computers equipped with webcams and microphones. Read More