About us

The University of Swahili is an Indo-American University internationally renowned for the quality and diversity of its research. As per the charter the university is having its main campus in India.The scale of research activity is substantial, involving more than 70 departments. Following the Research Assessment Exercise, University of Swahili received the highest amount of quality research funding.

We aim to lead the world in research. We are committed to disciplinary excellence – across the sciences; the mathematical, physical and life sciences; the social sciences; and the humanities – and interdisciplinary research that will benefit society on a national and global scale. There is extensive collaboration with leading university networks, public agencies and business – in Panama and internationally.

We aim to maximize the benefits of research by advancing fundamental knowledge and contributing to better public policy, improved health outcomes, economic prosperity, social cohesion, international development, community identity, the arts, culture and the quality of life.

The scale of research activity at University of Swahili is substantial, including more than 70 departments.

We seek to retain and recruit researchers of the highest distinction and potential. We attract the very best research students from across the globe, making their contribution unique.

The digital library of UOSF contains Union Catalogues of Books - CCF 1, 81, 51,784

  • Union List of Current Periodicals
  • 36,940
  • Union Catalogue of Periodicals
  • 20,235
  • Database of Periodical Articles
  • 9, 22,042
  • CD-ROM Database
  • 22,234
  • Union List of Video Recordings
  • 6,000
  • Union List of Sound Recordings
  • 1,025
  • Database of Theses and Dissertations
  • 70,293
  • Database of E-books
  • 1613

The University of Swahili Foundation is empowered to award credentials as per Article 8 of the charter of the foundation. Government of Panama Public Registry Folio No.25025694 Charter Registration No.273887.