top General Information




Post Code:80837


Institution Funding



Founded 1965.

Academic Year

August to May (August-November; January-May)

Admission Requirements

General Certificate of Education (GCE) with pass at Ordinary 'O' level or equivalent in English Language, and either passes in 5 other subjects with at least 2 passes at 'A' level or passes in 3 other subjects at 'A' level, or the French Baccalauréat, or the IGCSE and the International Baccalauréat

Tuition Fees

National:Mauritian secondary school leavers on full-time programmes, general fees, 14,400 per annum (no tuition fees). Mauritian students on part-time postgraduate programmes, general fees 16,000. Foreign students, general fees for undergraduate programmes, 15,200 and for postgraduate programmes: 16,800 per annum. (MUR)



Accrediting Agency

Tertiary Education Commission

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Sanjeev K. Sobhee

Job title:Acting Vice-Chancellor

International Relations Officer : S. Rekha Issur-Goorah

Job title:Registrar

top Divisions

Centre : Biomedical and Biomaterials Research

Fields of study:Biomedicine

More details:CBBR

Centre : Information Technology and Systems

Fields of study:Information Management, Information Technology, Systems Analysis

Centre : Innovative Lifelong Learning

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Educational Technology, Information Technology, Multimedia

More details:CILL

Centre : Professional Development and Lifelong Learning

Fields of study:Computer Education, Information Technology, Library Science, Marine Transport, Nursing, Police Studies, Textile Technology

Faculty : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Management, Agriculture, Food Science

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Textile Technology

Faculty : Law and Management

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Finance, International Business, Law, Management

Faculty : Ocean Studies

Fields of study:Fishery, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Health Sciences, Mathematics, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Physics

Faculty : Social Studies and Humanities

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Economics, English, French, History, Social Studies, Statistics

top Degrees


Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Banking, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Economics, Energy Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Finance, Food Science, Food Technology, French, Industrial Engineering, Insurance, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Management, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Surgery, Surveying and Mapping, Tourism, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Building Technologies, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Development Studies, Economics, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Management, Finance, French, History, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Insurance, International Business, Law, Marketing, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Public Health, Social Sciences, Software Engineering, Tourism, Transport Management

Master of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy


Also Certificates and Diplomas, 1-2 yrs. Also Master of Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in collaboration with Mahatma Gandhi Institute.

top Academic Periodicals


University of Mauritius Research Journal

Updated on 25-10-2016