List of 13 best universities in Libya

We ranked 13 best universities in Libya based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 32.6K citations received by 2.73K publications made by 13 universities in Libya, measured the popularity of 23 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Libya
#154 in Africa
#4916 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1957
#2 in Libya
#171 in Africa
#5171 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1955
#3 in Libya
#237 in Africa
#6406 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1984
#4 in Libya
#260 in Africa
#6627 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1960
#5 in Libya
#290 in Africa
#6982 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1984
#6 in Libya
#410 in Africa
#8700 in the World
Founded
1991
#7 in Libya
#446 in Africa
#9284 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1988
#8 in Libya
#486 in Africa
#10187 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1988
#9 in Libya
#522 in Africa
#10692 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2007
#10 in Libya
#734 in Africa
#12330 in the World
Founded
1995
#11 in Libya
#846 in Africa
#12912 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1991
#12 in Libya
#871 in Africa
#13074 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Founded
1991
#13 in Libya
#895 in Africa
#13164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2001

The best cities to study in Libya based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tripoli, Benghazi, Sabha, and Bayda.

Average cost of living for students in Libya is $254 + $22-157 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).