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Benadir University

Benadir University
جامعـــة بنـــادر
Established 2002
Type Private
Rector Dr. Abdirizak Ahmed Dalmar
Location Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia
Campus Km 13
Nickname BU
Website Official website

Benadir University (BU) (Somali: Jaamacadda Banadir, Arabic: جامعـــة بنـــادر‎), also known as the University of Benadir, is a private university located in Mogadishu, Somalia.


  • History 1
  • Faculties 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


Benadir University was founded in October 2002 as a medical school to help train local doctors in Somalia.


As of 2013, the university has seven faculties:

  • Faculty of Medicine & Surgery
  • Faculty of Computer Science & IT
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Sharia & Law
  • Faculty of Veterinary Science
  • Faculty of Health Science
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Economic and Management

See also


  • Benadir University

External links

  • (English) Benadir University

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