Member Universities

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), established by ten Vice Chancellors in 2004, is a consortium of 66 African universities operating within 26 countries spanning the African continent. RUFORUM is coordinated by a Secretariat hosted by Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda.

University name Country City/ Town Location Year of joining RUFORUM Membership Status Category
Université du Burundi, Faculté des Sciences Agronomiques Burundi Bujumbura 2009 Full Member Public
Université Évangélique en Afrique Democratic Republic of Congo Bukavu 2014 Full Member Public
Universite Catholique De Bukavu Democratic Republic of Congo Bukavu 2009 Full Member Public
Sokoine University of Agriculture and Technology Tanzania Morogoro 2006 Full Member Public
Haramaya University Ethiopia Alemaya 2009 Full Member Public
Mekelle University Ethiopia Mekelle 2009 Full Member Public
Jimma University Ethiopia Jimma 2015 Full Member Public
University of Nairobi Kenya Nairobi 2004 Full Member Public
Egerton University Kenya Nakuru 2004 Full Member Public
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Kenya Nairobi 2004 Full Member Public
Kenyatta University Kenya Nairobi 2004 Full Member Public
Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology Kenya Kakamega 2015 Full Member Public
University of Eldoret Kenya Eldoret 2013 Full Member Public
Moi University Kenya Eldoret 2004 Full Member Public
University of Kibungo Rwanda Ngoma 2016 Full Member Public
University of Rwanda Rwanda Butare 2009 Full Member Public
University of Juba South Sudan Juba 2010 Full Member Public
Dr. John Garang Memorial University of Science and Technology South Sudan Bor, Jonglei State 2014 Full Member Public
University of Gezira Sudan Wad Medani 2009 Full Member Public
Peace University Sudan West Kordorfan 2015 Full Member Public
University of Kordofan Sudan Al Ubayjid 2009 Full Member Public
University of Khartoum Sudan Khartoum 2015 Full Member Public
Sokoine University of Agriculture and Technology Tanzania Morogoro 2006 Full Member Public
Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology Tanzania Arusha 2014 Full Member Public
Gulu University Uganda Gulu 2009 Full Member Public
Mbarara University of Science and Technology Uganda Mbarara 2015 Full Member Private
Kyambogo University Uganda Kampala 2009 Full Member Private
Makerere University Uganda Kampala 2004 Full Member Public
Ndejje University Uganda Luwero 2014 Full Member Private
Bishop Stuart University Uganda Mbarara 2016 Full Member Public
Uganda Technology and Mangement University Uganda Kampala 2015 Full Member Private
Uganda Martyrs University Uganda Nkozi 2009 Full Member Public
Muni University Uganda Arua 2016 Full Member Public
Uganda Christian University Uganda Mukono 2014 Full Member Public
Busitema University Uganda Tororo 2014 Full Member Public
Cairo University Egypt Cairo 2016 Full Member Public
University of Alexandria Egypt Alexandria 2016 Full Member Public
University of Botswana/Botswana College of Agriculture Botswana Gaborone 2009 Full Member Public
National University of Lesotho Lesotho Roma 2009 Full Member Public
University of Antananarivo Madagascar Antananarivo 2014 Full Member Public
Malawi University of Science and Technology Malawi Thyolo 2015 Full Member Public
Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources Malawi Lilongwe-Bunda 2012 Full Member Public
Mzuzu University Malawi Luwinga, Mzuzu 2010 Full Member Public
University of Malawi Malawi Zomba 2016 Full Member Public
University of Mauritius Mauritius Reduit, Moka 2016 Full Member Public
Universidade Católica de Moçambique Mozambique Reitoria 2010 Full Member Private
Universidade Eduardo Mondlane Mozambique Maputo 2004 Full Member Public
University of Namibia Namibia Windhoek 2010 Full Member Public
University of South Africa South Africa Pretoria 2016 Full Member Public
University of Limpopo South Africa Limpopo 2016 Full Member Public
Stellenbosch University South Africa Stellenbosch 2013 Full Member Public
University of Venda South Africa Limpopo 2014 Full Member Public
University of the Free State South Africa Bloemfontein 2014 Full Member Public
University of Fort Hare South Africa Eastern Cape 2015 Full Member Public
University of Pretoria South Africa Pretoria 2014 Full Member Public
University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa Durban 2015 Full Member Public
University of Swaziland Swaziland Matsapha 2009 Full Member Public
University of Zambia Zambia Lusaka 2006 Full Member Public
Copperbelt University Zambia Kitwe 2014 Full Member Public
University of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Harare 2004 Full Member Public
Africa University Zimbabwe Mutare 2004 Full Member Private
Lupane State University Zimbabwe Bulawayo 2014 Full Member Public
Université d’Abomey-Calavi Benin Abomey-Calavi 2014 Full Member Public
University of Cape Coast Ghana Cape Coast 2014 Full Member Public
Institut Polytechnique Rural de Formation et de Recherche Applique Mali Koulikoro 2016 Full Member Public
University of Port Harcourt Nigeria Port Harcourt 2014 Full Member Public
Federal University of Technology Owerri Nigeria Owerri 2016 Full Member Public
Université Sine Saloum El hadj Ibrahima NIASS Senegal Dakar 2016 Full Member Public