Al Azhar University - Gaza Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5321 of 14,131 In the World
#1941 of 5,830 In Asia
#8 of 27 In the Palestine
#2 of 6 In Gaza
#2987 of 3,574 For Materials Science
#3076 of 4,082 For Physics
#3113 of 4,317 For Chemistry
#3429 of 4,624 For Engineering

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
alazhar.edu.ps
Languages
Arabic;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate, with an average of at least 65%
Academic CalendarSeptember to August (Sept to Jan; Feb to June; June to Aug)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio19:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
607
Citations
7,936

Al Azhar University - Gaza majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
208 / 2,946
Engineering
154 / 2,395
Physics
141 / 2,335
Medicine
127 / 1,258
Materials Science
112 / 1,654
Biology
89 / 1,587
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
57 / 567
Mathematics
44 / 520
Computer Science
41 / 324
Radiochemistry
40 / 360
Inorganic Chemistry
39 / 614
Environmental Science
37 / 452
Demography
33 / 512
Business
31 / 254
Chemical Engineering
26 / 332
Applied Mathematics
26 / 275
Health Science
17 / 24
Pediatrics
17 / 273
Theoretical Physics
16 / 600
Optical Engineering
15 / 145
Public Health
15 / 207
Organic Chemistry
15 / 42
Psychology
15 / 67
Economics
14 / 184
Microbiology
12 / 316
Physical chemistry
11 / 161
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
11 / 441
Geology
11 / 56
Pharmacology
11 / 161
Computational Chemistry
10 / 255
Statistics
10 / 118
Agricultural Science
9 / 242
Family medicine
9 / 168
Management Information Systems
9 / 39
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
9 / 229
Immunology
9 / 300
Geography and Cartography
8 / 73
Hydrology and Water resources management
8 / 79
Marketing
8 / 27
Nanotechnology
8 / 138

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1997 3 1
1998 1 0
1999 1 0
2000 5 1
2001 1 3
2002 11 8
2003 12 9
2004 8 24
2005 20 39
2006 12 80
2007 19 131
2008 20 168
2009 12 193
2010 21 241
2011 29 353
2012 34 318
2013 41 377
2014 48 521
2015 44 526
2016 44 584
2017 46 650
2018 59 845
2019 73 1141
2020 94 1284
2021 85 1913

Tuition

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

Al Azhar University - Gaza 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 ++
Diploma Education
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Administration, Agriculture, Arabic, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Dentistry, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Management, French, Geochemistry, Geography, Geology, History, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Middle Eastern Studies, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Sociology, Statistics
Master's Degree Accountancy, Administration, Agriculture, Arabic, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Environmental Management, French, Geography, Geology, History, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Microbiology, Middle Eastern Studies, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Sociology, Statistics

General info

Alternative names AUG
جامعة الأزهر بغزة
Founded 1991
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education
Colors blue
Academic structure Faculty 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
Affiliations and memberships Federation 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)

Location and Contacts

Address PO Box 1277
Gaza City, Gaza Strip, 1277
Palestine
City population 516,000
Phone +970 (8) 282 4020
Fax +970 (8) 282 3180

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