top General Information


Street:BP 10896


Post Code:10896


Institution Funding



Founded 1971 as Centre d'Enseignement supérieur. Renamed University of Niamey 1973. Under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Secondary and Higher Education, Research and Technology.

Academic Year

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

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (baccalauréat) or special entrance examination



Accrediting Agency

Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche Scientifique (MESRS)

top Officers

Head : Abarchi Habibou

Job title:Recteur

Senior Administrative Officer : Amadou Boureima

Job title:Vice-Recteur chargé des Affaires académiques

International Relations Officer : Moussa Baragé

Job title:Vice-Recteur chargé de la Recherche et des relations extérieures

top Divisions

Faculty : Agronomy

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Forestry, Sociology, Soil Science

Faculty : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:Communication Studies, English, Geography (Human), History, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology

Faculty : Economics and Law

Fields of study:Economics, Law

Faculty : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Biomedicine, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Public Health

Faculty : Science and Technology

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Mathematics, Physics

Institute : Radio-Isotopes

Fields of study:Agronomy, Chemistry, Medical Technology, Nuclear Physics, Radiology

More details:IRI

Research Division : Humanities

Fields of study:Arabic, Archaeology, Fine Arts, Folklore, Geography (Human), History, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Sociology

More details:IRSH

Research Division : Mathematics Education

Fields of study:Mathematics Education

More details:IREM

School : Education

Fields of study:Education, Educational Sciences, Foreign Languages Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Mathematics Education, Native Language Education, Pedagogy, Science Education, Teacher Training

More details:Ecole normale supérieure

top Degrees


Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Automation and Control Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Botany, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Geology, Health Sciences, International Law, Mathematics, Medical Auxiliaries, Mining Engineering, Otorhinolaryngology, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Law, Radiology, Zoology

Docteur en Médecine

Fields of study:Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy


Fields of study:Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Agronomy, Anthropology, Automation and Control Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Botany, Business Administration, Cattle Breeding, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Documentation Techniques, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Finance, Forestry, Geography (Human), Geology, Heritage Preservation, History, Horticulture, Information Sciences, Inorganic Chemistry, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Meteorology, Multimedia, Natural Resources, Organic Chemistry, Philosophy, Physics, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Social Psychology, Social Studies, Sociology, Water Science, Zoology


Fields of study:Geography (Human), History, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Social Studies


Also Diplôme d’Etudes Spécialisées (DES), post-doctoral Medical specialization in: Surgery, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Internal Medicine, Paediatrics; Undergraduate Diplôme d’Université (DU) in Medicine; Third Cycle Diplôme d'études supérieures spécialisées in: Economics, Business Administration, Law and Administration (offered with Universities of Pau and Dijon, France), Accountancy, Finance and Management.

top Academic Periodicals


Les Annales de l'Université Abdou Moumouni

Main Press


Updated on 11-09-2017