The Maldives National University (MNU) is the oldest and most outstanding academic institution in the Maldives. The mission of MNU is to create, discover, preserve and disseminate knowledge that are necessary to enhance the lives and livelihoods of people and essential for the cultural, social and economic development of the society.
The main campus is located in Male’, the capital of Maldives. MNU has four more campuses across the nation. Kulhudhufushi Campus is in the North whilst the Gan, Hithadhoo and Thinadhoo campuses are found in the Southern atolls. MNU welcomes international students and works to create a learning environment that includes all.