List of 5 best universities in Kuwait

We ranked 5 best universities in Kuwait based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 347K citations received by 17.9K publications made by 5 universities in Kuwait, measured the popularity of 23 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Kuwait University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1966
  2. Gulf University for Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2002
  3. American University of Kuwait logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2003
  4. Australian College of Kuwait logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2004
  5. Maastricht School of Management Kuwait logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2003

The best cities to study in Kuwait based on the number of universities and their ranks are Kuwait City, Mishref, and Dasma.

Average cost of living for students in Kuwait is $609 + $100-718 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).