List of 30 best universities in Albania

We ranked 30 best universities in Albania based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 22.3K citations received by 3.57K publications made by 30 universities in Albania, measured the popularity of 73 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Tirana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1957
  2. Agricultural University of Tirana logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1951
  3. Polytechnic University of Tirana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1991
  4. University of Shkodra, Luigj Gurakuqi logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1957
  5. Epoka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2008
  6. European University of Tirana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2006
  7. University College Beder logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    160
    Male:Female
    46:54
    Founded
    2011
  8. Aleksander Moisiu University of Durres logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2005
  9. Ismail Qemali University of Vlora logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  10. University of Medicine, Tirana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    2013
  11. Polis University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2006
  12. University of Arts logo
    Acceptance Rate
    76%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2011
  13. University of New York Tirana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2002
  14. Catholic University Our Lady of Good Counsel logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2004
  15. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1971
  16. Metropolitan University of Tirana logo
    Founded
    2010
  17. Mediterranean University of Albania logo
    Founded
    2009
  18. Fan S. Noli University of Korce logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1992
  19. Marin Barleti University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2005
  20. Albanian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2004
  21. Canadian Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2011
  22. Sports University of Tirana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2010
  23. Luarasi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2003
  24. University College Pavaresia Vlore logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2009
  25. Founded
    2009
  26. Aldent University logo
    Founded
    2006
  27. University College Wisdom logo
    Founded
    2006
  28. Tirana Business University College logo
    Founded
    2010
  29. University College Qiriazi logo
    Founded
    2006

The best cities to study in Albania based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tirana, Shkoder, Elbasan, and Durres.

Average cost of living for students in Albania is $363 + $34-245 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).