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Hormuud University


Hormuud university aims to be a world-class University, recognized for excellence in teaching and learning, relevant research, and community service.

Hormuud University


Hormuud university is committed to provide an academic environment conducive to excellence in learning, career development and work ethics, and enhance creativity and research to find a suitable solution for social problems.

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HU Objectives

The university is committed to achieve the following objectives:

To provide education opportunity for Somali society and other citizens to participate in the development and building their country.
To prioritize applied science and technology by the side of social science, Humanity, and Muslim societal culture.
To prioritize postgraduate and research education to apply regional development.
To Create the appropriate environment for intellectual and emotional interaction between students of different cultures, including the meanings of brotherhood and solidarity.
To Spread tolerance, moderation and mediation Islamic values for Somali society.

HU Core Values

The conduct and decisions of Hormuud University's leadership and staff members will be a true embodiment of the institution's fundamental values. These core principles, which the organization steadfastly adheres to, encompass a range of values. The list of these values is extensive and includes, but is not limited to the following:

Act Honestly

Integrity is our foundation: We cultivate a culture of truthfulness and transparency in all our dealings. Our words and actions align, fostering trust and respect within our community.

Be Responsible and Accountable

Ownership empowers us: We take ownership of our actions and commitments, holding ourselves accountable for the impact we have. We recognize our roles in shaping the university's success.

Be Loyal and Trustworthy

Solidarity strengthens us: We stand by our principles and each other, creating a network of unwavering support and shared purpose. Our loyalty inspires confidence and fosters collaboration.

Observe Best Practices

Excellence guides us: We continuously strive for improvement, adhering to the highest standards in every aspect of our work. We embrace innovation and challenge ourselves to excel beyond expectations.

Tell and Support the Truth

Integrity fuels our knowledge: We commit to open and honest communication, valuing diverse perspectives and constructive criticism. We actively seek and uphold the truth in all academic pursuits.

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Passion drives our purpose: We dedicate ourselves to the university's mission and values, contributing our talents and energies wholeheartedly. We persevere through challenges, fueled by our unwavering commitment to the greater good.

Adhere to Islamic Principles

Guiding us towards harmony: We integrate Islamic principles of integrity, respect, and compassion into our academic and social lives. We embrace our faith as a source of strength and inspiration, fostering a community built on shared values.

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Inclusion From The Hormuud

Inclusion is core values of Hormuud University. Hormuud University is committed to becoming an inclusive community which enables all students and staff to feel valued and respected and to develop their full potential. Diversity in experiences and perspectives enriches our teaching and strengthens our research. High quality teaching and research is inclusive.

We work to bring out the best in our students, faculty and staff by valuing their unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives–welcoming and leveraging individual contributions to collaborate, create, innovate and compete in a global society. We address issues of discrimination, harassment, sexual misconduct and retaliation so members of our community can work, learn, grow and thrive in a safe and supportive environment. Ultimately, we aspire toward inclusive excellence by leading with courage and compassion, treating everyone with dignity and respect, and enhancing the quality of life for everyone with whom we connect.

Exclusion From the Hormuud

When students make an application for entrance to Hormuud University, they understand and agree that the University reserves the right to exclude any student at any time for conduct or academic standing regarded by the University as undesirable, without assigning any further reason. It is understood and agreed that the University, or any of its officers or faculty, shall not be liable in any way for such exclusion. To ensure the protection of each individual’s rights, procedures for appeal are provided by the University to assure the students fair treatment in cases of disciplinary action.