top General Information


Street:Blvd. de l'UPRONA
BP 1550


Tel.:+257(22) 222-059

Fax:+257(22) 223-288


Institution Funding



Founded 1960, incorporating the Institut agronomique du Rwanda-Urundi, previously Faculty of Agriculture of the Université officielle du Congo Belge founded 1958 and the Centre universitaire Rumuri founded 1960. Title of Université officielle de Bujumbura adopted 1964, acquired present title 1977. Largely financed by the State.

Academic Year

October to July (October-December; January-April; April-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Certificat d'Humanités complètes) or foreign equivalent



Accrediting Agency

Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique

Student Body


top Officers

Head : François Havyarimana

Job title:Recteur

Senior Administrative Officer : Rosalie Bikorindagara

Job title:Vice-Recteur

International Relations Officer : Gilbert Mindede

Job title:Conseiller du Recteur chargé des Relations Internationales

top Divisions

Faculty : Agronomy

Fields of study:Agriculture, Agronomy, Natural Sciences

Faculty : Applied Sciences

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Natural Sciences

Faculty : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:African Languages, Arts and Humanities, English, French, Geography, History, Literature

Faculty : Economics and Administration

Fields of study:Administration, Economics, Law

Faculty : Engineering Science

Fields of study:Bioengineering, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law

Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine

Faculty : Psychology and Education Sciences

Fields of study:Education, Psychology

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics

Institute : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agriculture

More details:Gitega

Institute : Commerce

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Library Science, Marketing, Taxation

Institute : Pedagogy

Fields of study:Pedagogy, Teacher Training

Institute : Physical Education and Sports

Fields of study:Physical Education, Sports

top Degrees

Doctorat en Médecine

Fields of study:Medicine

top Academic Periodicals


Revue de l'Université (Séries: Sciences humaines; Sciences exactes, naturelles, et médicales)

Updated on 10-07-2017