The University of Mauritius - UOM
Starting as the College of Agriculture, the UoM, established in 1965, dominates the Tertiary Education Sector locally. It has 5 Faculties, namely Agriculture, Engineering, Law and Management, Science, and Social Studies & Humanities. It has also a Centre for Medical Research and Studies, a Centre for Distance Education, a Centre for Information Technology and Systems, and a Consultancy Centre. Programmes have changed steadily from sub-degree Certificate/Diploma levels to Degree and taught Masters programmes, as well as research at postgraduate level.