Top 13 universities in Bahrain

  1. University of Bahrain logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1986
  2. Arabian Gulf University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    1,340
    Founded
    1981
  3. Ahlia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2001
  4. Applied Science University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    60%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2004
  5. Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,401
    Male:Female
    37:63
    Founded
    2004
  6. University College of Bahrain logo
    Founded
    2002
  7. AMA International University Bahrain logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2002
  8. Kingdom University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2002
  9. Royal University for Women logo
    Founded
    2005
  10. Gulf University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    67%
    Founded
    2001

The best cities to study in Bahrain based on the number of universities and their ranks are Sakhir, Manama, Busaiteen, and Salmabad.

Average cost of living for students in Bahrain is $474 + $100-713 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).