Structure of Higher Education System
Togo follows the LMD system, and students choose either professionnally-oriented studies or a research- / academic-based course. Students may, with permission, change from one strand to the other. Higher education is provided by the Université de Lomé, the University of Kara, and a number of other public, and private, institutions.
Stages of studies
University level first stage
The Licence is obtained after three years' study; students may opt for a professionally-oriented Licence.
University level second stage
The Master's degree is obtained after two years' study, and may be either research-based or professionnaly-oriented.
University level third stage
The Doctorate is obtained after three years' study and research.
Admission to Higher Education
Admission to university-level studies
Name of Secondary school credential required: Baccalauréat
For entry to: All institutions
Minimum score/requirement: 10/20