Mauritania

Mauritania

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Education System Overview

1 U.S. student studied abroad in (country) during the 2019-2020 academic year.

Academic year: October – July

Major school holidays/break:

  • Muslim holidays
  • Easter Break
  • Summer Break: July – October

Major exam period(s): June – July 

 

Structure of the University System

 

Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: 3 years

The language of instruction in universities: Arabic and French

Degrees offered: License, Matrise and Doctorate