List of 12 best universities in Qatar

We ranked 12 best universities in Qatar based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 267K citations received by 18.2K publications made by 12 universities in Qatar, measured the popularity of 9 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Qatar University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1973
  2. Hamad Bin Khalifa University logo
    Founded
    2010
  3. Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2001
  4. Texas A&M University at Qatar logo
    Acceptance Rate
    68%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2003
  5. Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2004
  6. Northwestern University in Qatar logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    2008
  7. University of Calgary in Qatar logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    2007
  8. College of the North Atlantic - Qatar logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Founded
    2002
  9. Georgetown University in Qatar logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2005

Average cost of living for students in Qatar is $689 + $163-1167 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).