Top 35 universities in Lebanon

  1. American University of Beirut logo
    Acceptance Rate
    72%
    Enrollment
    8,736
    Founded
    1866
  2. Lebanese American University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    91%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1924
  3. Saint-Joseph University of Beirut logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    11,000
  4. Lebanese University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    91%
    Enrollment
    45,000
  5. Notre Dame University - Zouk Mosbeh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1987
  6. Beirut Arab University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    11,053
    Male:Female
    57:43
    Founded
    1960
  7. Holy Spirit University of Kaslik logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    7,141
  8. University of Balamand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,316
    Founded
    1988
  9. Lebanese International University logo
    Enrollment
    35,536
    Founded
    2001
  10. American University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1989
  11. Haigazian University logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1955
  12. Arab Open University Lebanon logo
    Founded
    2002
  13. Antonine University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
  14. Graduate Business School logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
  15. Islamic University of Lebanon logo
    Founded
    1996
  16. Rafik Hariri University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,242
    Male:Female
    67:33
    Founded
    1999
  17. Jinan University of Lebanon logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1988
  18. American University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2000
  19. Sagesse University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    3,500
  20. Arts, Sciences and Technology University in Lebanon logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    2000
  21. Lebanese German University logo
    Founded
    2008
  22. Modern University for Business and Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2000
  23. Middle East University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1939
  24. Global University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1992
  25. Makassed University of Beirut logo
    Founded
    1986
  26. American University of Culture and Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2000
  27. Lebanese Canadian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    750
  28. Matn University College of Technology logo
    Founded
    1999
  29. Enrollment
    750
  30. Al Imam Al-Ouzai University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1979
  31. City University - Lebanon logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    1990
  32. Beirut Islamic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Founded
    1986
  33. University of Tripoli logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%

The best cities to study in Lebanon based on the number of universities and their ranks are Beirut, Zouk Mosbeh, Jounieh, and El-Koura.

Average cost of living for students in Lebanon is $555 + $83-591 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).