Founded 1970 incorporating institutions which were previously part of the Fondation de l'Enseignement supérieur en Afrique Centrale (FESAC) as Université nationale du Gabon (UNG). Renamed 1978 as Université Omar Bongo (UOB). Acquired present status 2002.
Accreditation: Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche Scientifique et du Développement Technologique
- Arts and Humanities FacultyFields of study: American Studies, Anthropology, Archaeology, Communication Studies, English Studies, Geography (Human), German, Germanic Studies, Hispanic American Studies, History, Latin American Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Portuguese, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Tourism
- Academic year: October to July (October-March, April-July)
- Requirements: Secondary school certificate (baccalauréat) or equivalent or entrance examination
- Students allowance: Co-ed