Ahfad University for Women Jameat Al-Ahfad Llbanat (AUW) 

IAU Member

Sudan

top General Information

Address

Street:P.O. Box 167

City:Omdurman

Province:Khartoum

Tel.:+249(187) 553-363

Fax:+249(187) 579-111

Email:auw@ahfad.edu.sd; auwinfo@auw.edu.sd

WWW:http://www.ahfad.edu.sd

Institution Funding

Private

History

Founded 1907 as Sudan's first school for girls, became Ahfad Schools in 1930s. Evolved into Ahfad University College for Women 1966, acquired university status 1995.

Academic Year

July to May (July-November; December-May)

Admission Requirements

Sudan Secondary School Certificate, or its equivalent, which involves pass in at least seven subjects including English and Arabic Languages, Religious Studies, and Mathematics. The other three subjects depend on the school targeted.

Tuition Fees

National:1,000-1,500 per annum; except Medicine, 6,000 per annum and Pharmacy, 5,000 per annum.

Language(s)

English

Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

Student Body

female

top Officers

Head : Gasim Yousif Badri

Job title:President


Senior Administrative Officer : Abdel Gadir El Nasri

Job title:Vice-President for Financial and Administrative Affairs


Senior Administrative Officer : Amna Elsadik Badri

Job title:Vice President for Academic Affairs


Senior Administrative Officer : Faisal Abas

Job title:Public Relations Officer


Senior Administrative Officer : Mustafa Khogali

Job title:Director, Sustainable Development


International Relations Officer : Nafisa Bedri

Job title:Director, International and External Relations Office

top Divisions

Centre : Ahfad Centre for Science and Technology

Fields of study:Science Education

More details:ACST


Centre : Nutrition Centre for Training and Research (NHCTR)

Fields of study:Hygiene, Nutrition


Institute : Ahfad Institute of Languages

Fields of study:English, Foreign Languages Education


Institute : Regional Institute of Gender, Diversity, Peace and Rights

Fields of study:Cultural Studies, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Gender Studies, Government, Peace and Disarmament, Social Sciences


School : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Diabetology, Dietetics, Health Education, Health Sciences, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Public Health


School : Management Studies

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Information Management, Information Technology, Management


School : Medicine

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Medicine


School : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmacy


School : Psychology and Preschool Education

Fields of study:Bilingual and Bicultural Education, Educational and Student Counselling, International and Comparative Education, Preschool Education, Psychology


School : Rural Extension, Education and Development

Fields of study:Development Studies, Rural Planning, Rural Studies

More details:REED


Unit : Research and Grants


Unit : Teachers Research and Resources

Fields of study:Documentation Techniques

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Dietetics, Finance, Information Management, Information Technology, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Health


Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Diabetology, English, Social Sciences


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Bilingual and Bicultural Education, Biotechnology, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Dietetics, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Gender Studies, Government, Health Sciences, International and Comparative Education, Nutrition, Peace and Disarmament, Pharmacy, Psychology, Public Health, Rural Planning


Doctor of Philosophy

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Business Administration, Development Studies, English, Gender Studies, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Psychology, Public Health, Rural Studies

Note

Also MBA

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Careers Guidance

Library

Social Counselling

top Student & Staff Numbers

Staff

Statistics Year:2017-2018

Full Time Total:376

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:192

Students

Statistics Year:2017-2018

Total:5450

Updated on 27-10-2017