List of 28 best universities in Syria

We ranked 28 best universities in Syria based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 50.1K citations received by 3.49K publications made by 28 universities in Syria, measured the popularity of 120 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Syria
#1173 in Asia
#3571 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
137,980
Founded
1923
#2 in Syria
#1824 in Asia
#5090 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1971
#3 in Syria
#2030 in Asia
#5542 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1946
#4 in Syria
#2542 in Asia
#6692 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1979
#5 in Syria
#2990 in Asia
#7648 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Founded
2005
#7 in Syria
#3303 in Asia
#8439 in the World
Enrollment
3,846
Founded
2011
#8 in Syria
#3322 in Asia
#8491 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2005
#10 in Syria
#3679 in Asia
#9315 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
2003
#11 in Syria
#4292 in Asia
#10627 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2003
#12 in Syria
#4438 in Asia
#10930 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2007
#13 in Syria
#4747 in Asia
#11580 in the World
Founded
2007
#14 in Syria
#4848 in Asia
#11817 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2007
#15 in Syria
#4854 in Asia
#11824 in the World
Founded
2008
#16 in Syria
#4964 in Asia
#12068 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2003
#17 in Syria
#5067 in Asia
#12305 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
2014
#18 in Syria
#5111 in Asia
#12404 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2007
#20 in Syria
#5260 in Asia
#12734 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
2005
#21 in Syria
#5287 in Asia
#12785 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2016
#22 in Syria
#5333 in Asia
#12908 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Founded
2006
#23 in Syria
#5364 in Asia
#12977 in the World
Founded
2015
#24 in Syria
#5389 in Asia
#13033 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
#26 in Syria
#5470 in Asia
#13247 in the World
Founded
2005

The best cities to study in Syria based on the number of universities and their ranks are Damascus, Latakia, Aleppo, and Homs.

Average cost of living for students in Syria is $298 + $22-159 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).