List of 20 best universities in Beirut

We ranked 20 best universities in Beirut based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 636K citations received by 32.5K publications made by 20 universities in Beirut, measured the popularity of 325 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Beirut
#1 in Lebanon
#114 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
8,736
Founded
1866
#2 in Beirut
#2 in Lebanon
#484 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
81%
Enrollment
8,109
Male:Female
48:52
Founded
1924
#3 in Beirut
#3 in Lebanon
#572 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
80,874
Male:Female
29:71
#4 in Beirut
#4 in Lebanon
#651 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
11,000
#5 in Beirut
#7 in Lebanon
#1222 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1960
#6 in Beirut
#9 in Lebanon
#2157 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
5,513
Founded
1989
#7 in Beirut
#10 in Lebanon
#2228 in Asia
Enrollment
35,536
Founded
2001
#8 in Beirut
#11 in Lebanon
#2396 in Asia
Founded
2002
#9 in Beirut
#12 in Lebanon
#2608 in Asia
Enrollment
600
Founded
1955
#10 in Beirut
#14 in Lebanon
#2942 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1992
#11 in Beirut
#15 in Lebanon
#3239 in Asia
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
2000
#12 in Beirut
#17 in Lebanon
#3507 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
450
#13 in Beirut
#20 in Lebanon
#4421 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
3,500
#14 in Beirut
#21 in Lebanon
#4465 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2000
#15 in Beirut
#22 in Lebanon
#4477 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1979
#16 in Beirut
#24 in Lebanon
#4725 in Asia
Founded
1986
#17 in Beirut
#26 in Lebanon
#4777 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1939
#18 in Beirut
#29 in Lebanon
#5205 in Asia
Founded
1999
#19 in Beirut
#31 in Lebanon
#5263 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2000
#20 in Beirut
#35 in Lebanon
#5594 in Asia
Founded
1986

Universities near Beirut

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
6 Antonine University 13
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Hadath-Baabda
8 Al-Kafaat University 18
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Ain Saadeh
12 Notre Dame University - Zouk Mosbeh 8
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Zouk Mosbeh
12 Islamic University of Lebanon 19
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Khalde
13 Lebanese Canadian University 28
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Aintoura
14 Holy Spirit University of Kaslik 6
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Jounieh
16 Lebanese German University 16
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Jounieh
20 Rafik Hariri University 25
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Damour
43 Holy Family University - Batroun 34
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Batroun
59 University of Balamand 5
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El-Koura