Al Azhar University – Gaza: Ranking & Review

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Gaza City Rank Palestinian Territory Rank World Rank
2 6 6780
Top 40%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate65%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$3,750
International students$1,750$3,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-++-
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-++-
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-++-
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+--
Engineering | IT-++-
Maths | Natural Sciences-++-

General info

Alternative namesAUG
جامعة الأزهر بغزة
AccreditationMinistry of Education and Higher Education, Palestinian Territory
Affiliations and membershipsFederation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
Association of Agricultural Research Institutions in the Near East and North Africa (AARINENA)
Academic structureFaculty of Medicine
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Engineering and IT
Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences
Faculty of Pure Sciences
Faculty of Agriculture and Environment
Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Sharia and Islamic studies
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff650
Student/staff ratio19
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 1277
Gaza City, Gaza Strip, 1277
Palestinian Territory
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+970 (8) 282 4020
Fax+970 (8) 282 3180

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