Al-Aqsa University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#6589 of 14,131 In the World
#2496 of 5,830 In Asia
#11 of 27 In the Palestine
#3 of 6 In Gaza
#3487 of 3,574 For Materials Science
#3679 of 4,317 For Chemistry
#3918 of 4,082 For Physics
#4418 of 4,624 For Engineering

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
22,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
alaqsa.edu.ps
Languages
Arabic

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate
Academic CalendarSeptember to June. Also summer session (June to August)
Enrollment22,500
Full time employee550
Student:staff ratio41:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
304
Citations
3,083

Al-Aqsa University majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
103 / 845
Engineering
76 / 521
Physics
73 / 387
Materials Science
56 / 354
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
47 / 197
Optical Engineering
38 / 178
Medicine
22 / 162
Demography
20 / 171
Inorganic Chemistry
20 / 317
Computer Science
18 / 185
Condensed Matter Physics
18 / 74
Business
17 / 67
Mathematics
17 / 48
Biology
16 / 247
Environmental Science
16 / 41
Art & Design
14 / 10
Organic Chemistry
14 / 119
Psychology
12 / 1
Geography and Cartography
10 / 3
Gender Studies
8 / 4
Political Science
7 / 1
Creative Writing
6 / 1
Pharmacy
6 / 14
Statistics
6 / 5
History
6 / 0
Criminology and Criminal Justice
5 / 1
Radiochemistry
5 / 62
Health Science
5 / 5
Math Teachers
5 / 8
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
5 / 110
Microbiology
5 / 102
Literature
4 / 2
Risk Management
4 / 32
Social Psychology
4 / 0
Computer Networking
4 / 35
Sociology
4 / 4
Economics
4 / 0
Applied Mathematics
4 / 19
Electronic Engineering
4 / 74
Cyber Security
4 / 32

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2003 7 1
2004 9 1
2005 9 4
2006 4 12
2007 20 22
2008 14 22
2009 16 26
2010 10 59
2011 26 109
2012 18 137
2013 23 151
2014 16 158
2015 25 416
2016 25 220
2017 19 246
2018 20 325
2019 21 388
2020 40 625
2021 37 847

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $1,750$3,750
International students $1,750$3,750

Al-Aqsa University has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine ++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences ++

General info

Alternative names AU
جامعة الأقصى
Founded 1991
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education
Motto We pursue Pioneership, Excellence and Creativity
Colors white, red, grey
Academic structure Faculty of Education
Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Faculty of Computer and Information Technology
Faculty of Administration and Finance
Faculty of Media
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Physical Education and Sports
Al-Aqsa Community College for Intermediate Studies
Affiliations and memberships Higher Education Council
Association of Arab Universities (AARU)
The Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Mediterranean Universities Union (UNIMED)

Location and Contacts

Address Univerities Street
Gaza City, Gaza Strip, 4051
Palestine
City population 516,000
Phone +970 (8) 264 1601
Fax +970 (8) 264 1602

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