Sierra Leone

top General Information


Street:Private Mail Bag


Tel.:+232(78) 637946


Other Sites

Also Bonthe Polytechnic Institute (affilate of Njala University); Bo and Henry Street Campuses.

Institution Funding



Founded 1964. Became a Constituent College of University of Sierra Leone 1966. Merged with Bo Teacher's College and obtained current status of University 2005 under the Universities Act 2005. Previously known as Njala University College

Academic Year

October to June (October-December; January-March; April-June)

Admission Requirements

General Certificate of Education (GCE) with Ordinary ('O') level passes in 5 approved subjects including English Language and Mathematics obtained in not more than two sittings.

Tuition Fees

National:Tuition fee, 269,098-667,406 per annum. (SLL)

International:4,000-6,000 for foreign students. (USD)



Accrediting Agency

Tertiary Education Commission

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Ernest Ndomahina

Job title:Vice-Chancellor and Principal

Senior Administrative Officer : Aly Turay

Job title:Registrar

top Divisions

School : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Clothing and Sewing, Crop Production, Dietetics, Food Technology, Forestry, Home Economics, Horticulture, Nutrition, Plant and Crop Protection, Rural Studies, Soil Science, Textile Design, Zoology

School : Community Health Sciences

Fields of study:Alternative Medicine, Community Health, Epidemiology, Food Science, Health Sciences, Hygiene, Laboratory Techniques, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, Water Management

More details:Bo Campus

School : Education

Fields of study:Adult Education, Agricultural Education, Applied Linguistics, Art Education, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Health Education, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Sports Management, Teacher Training

More details:Bo Campus

School : Environmental Sciences

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Development Studies, Ecology, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Geography, Surveying and Mapping, Wildlife

School : Forestry and Horticulture

Fields of study:Aquaculture, Fishery, Forestry, Horticulture, Tourism, Wildlife, Wood Technology

School : Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Medicine

School : Natural Resources Management

Fields of study:Natural Resources

School : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Banking, Business Administration, Christian Religious Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Finance, Government, Human Resources, Islamic Studies, Management, Marketing, Peace and Disarmament, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Rural Studies, Secretarial Studies, Social Sciences, Social Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Taxation

More details:Bo Campus

School : Technology

Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Equipment, Business Computing, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Processing, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Farm Management, Harvest Technology, Hydraulic Engineering, Industrial Arts Education, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Physical Engineering, Physics, Radiophysics, Soil Management, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Waste Management, Water Management

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agronomy, Business Administration, Crop Production, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Finance, Fishery, Forestry, Human Resources, Marketing, Peace and Disarmament, Rural Studies, Science Education, Soil Science, Statistics

Doctor's Degree


Also Certificates; Diplomas; Higher National Diploma (HND); Honours Bachelor's degree; Master of Philosophy (M.Phil)

top Academic Periodicals


Education and Agricultural Development in Sierra Leone




Updated on 19-12-2016