Founded in 2007, African University of Science and Technology is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Abuja (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Federal Capital Territory. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, African University of Science and Technology (AUST) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. African University of Science and Technology (AUST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. AUST also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.