Category: University of Yaoundé II

The University of Yaoundé 2 in Cameroon

The University of Yaoundé 2 is a leading university in Cameroon, located in Yaoundé. It was built with the help of France and opened in 1962 as the Federal University of Yaoundé, dropping the “Federal” in 1972 when the Cameroon was reorganized. In 1993 following a university reform, the University of Yaounde was split into two (University of Yaoundé I and University of Yaoundé II) following the university branch-model pioneered by the University of Paris.

Faculties and Schools

The University of Yaoundé 2 is made up of 02 faculties and 03 Schools.

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Université de Yaoundé II (University of Yaounde II) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the large town of Soa (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Centre Region. Officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Enseignement Supérieur, Cameroun (Ministry of Higher Education of Cameroon), Université de Yaoundé II (UYII) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational Cameroonian higher education institution.

Université de Yaoundé II (UYII) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. UYII also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

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