Bachelor's in Business Management
Indian Ocean University

Degree: Bachelor's in Business Management
Program Language: English, Arabic & French
Admission Semester: Spring (February)Summer (August)
Start Date: May Intake
Program Duration: 8 semesters


Semester Tuition Fees: 160 Euro
Other Fees: The tuition fees reflected above already includes VAT and may vary with faculty. In case of extension, extra fees will be charged. Please pay attention to the acceptance letter for actual amounts to be paid.
Cost of living: 250 - 500 euros per month
Job opportunities: Part-time jobs for students are competitive throughout the city. These part-time jobs usually pay from 300 to 500 euros depending on the type of work.
Funding opportunities within the university: Universities usually offer part-time opportunities to students who constantly excel academically.

Program details

Educational organisation: Indian Ocean University
Study abroad: Opportunity available
Internships: Opportunity available
Form of assessment: GPA Grade
ECTS credits: Each course in the program (Electives & Prerequisites) commands a certain amount of credit points.
Program objectives: Business Management

Minimum cost of living

Accomodation: 50 - 125 Euro / month
Food: 75 Euro / month
Cost of living: 200 Euro / month
Transportation: 25 Euro / month


Language requirements: English Proficiency, Arabic Proficiency
Academic requirements:

- High School

- A-level Certificate


1. High School & A-Level Certificates

2. Evidence of English Language Proficiency (if applicable)

3. Passport Copy


Arrival support: Support Available - Provided by the university
Services and support for international students: Support Available - Provided by the university


*On-Campus options available


About Indian Ocean University:

Indian Ocean University (IOU) is the oldest private nonprofit higher learning institutions located in Mogadishu, Somalia. Their reputation is in delivering high quality higher education, in a wide range of undergraduate and academic courses, as well as partnerships with prestigious universities. The curriculum is unique, designed to adapt to the changing and diverse needs of Somali students and to prepare them to compete both academically and in the job market.

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About Somalia:

When you think Somalia and what springs to mind? Pirates, Civil War, Islamic militants? Suffice to say it is not your average holiday destination. And that is a shame, because behind the turmoil lies a destination of considerable beauty.

About the city:

Mogadishu, locally known as Xamar or Hamar, is the capital and most populous city of Somalia. The city has served as an important port connecting with traders all round the Indian Ocean for millennia and has an estimated population of 2,388,000.