List of 26 best universities in the Palestine

We ranked 26 best universities in the Palestine based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 336K citations received by 12K publications made by 26 universities in the Palestine, measured the popularity of 19 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Birzeit University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1975
  2. An-Najah National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1977
  3. Islamic University of Gaza logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1978
  4. Hebron University logo
    Enrollment
    9,563
    Male:Female
    26:74
    Founded
    1971
  5. Bethlehem University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1973
  6. Arab American University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    80%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  7. Al Azhar University - Gaza logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1991
  8. Palestine Polytechnic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1999
  9. Al-Aqsa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1991
  10. Palestine Technical University Kadoorie logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2007
  11. University College of Applied Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1998
  12. Palestine Ahliya University logo
    Enrollment
    1,688
    Male:Female
    47:53
    Founded
    2006
  13. Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2015
  14. University of Palestine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2005
  15. Gaza University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Founded
    2007
  16. Palestine Technical College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Founded
    1995
  17. Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Founded
    1971
  18. Al Istiqlal University logo
    Enrollment
    814
    Founded
    2007
  19. Founded
    1958
  20. University College of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1990
  21. Modern University College logo
    Founded
    1983
  22. Palestine College of Nursing logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1976
  23. Arab College of Applied Sciences logo
    Founded
    1999

The best cities to study in the Palestine based on the number of universities and their ranks are Birzeit, Nablus, Gaza, and Hebron.

Average cost of living for students in the Palestine is $513 + $59-424 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).