An-Najah National University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2516 of 14,131 In the World
#755 of 5,830 In Asia
#3 of 27 In the Palestine
#1 of 2 In Nablus
#468 of 1,062 For Publishing

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
22,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.najah.edu
Languages
Arabic;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsUndergraduate admissions occur through Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) or Direct Entry (DE). UTME Candidates must hold one of the following qualifications: General Certificate of Eduction (GCE) ordinary level, Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE), National Business and Technical Examination Board Certificate (NABTEB), National Examination Council Certificate (NECO), Teachers Grade II Certificate; passed with at least five credits, which must include English Language and Mathematics, passed at one or two sittings. DE candidates should possess one of the following qualifications which must also be acceptable to the University: Higher National Diploma (HND), National Certificate in Education (NCE), Ordinary National Diploma (OND; obtained from any recognized institution in at least credit level.
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Enrollment22,000
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio18:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,263
Citations
37,198

An-Najah National University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
688 / 10,625
Chemistry
400 / 5,659
Engineering
398 / 7,179
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
347 / 5,556
Physics
328 / 8,051
Biology
322 / 6,871
Environmental Science
219 / 5,692
Materials Science
169 / 2,284
Public Health
143 / 2,988
Business
137 / 2,341
Computer Science
128 / 1,853
Psychology
126 / 1,736
Demography
122 / 3,847
Family medicine
108 / 1,668
Quantum and Particle physics
103 / 4,999
Economics
91 / 1,125
Health Science
79 / 1,291
Mathematics
79 / 1,073
Healthcare Management (MHA)
76 / 1,401
Art & Design
64 / 64
Geography and Cartography
63 / 630
Inorganic Chemistry
59 / 842
Chemical Engineering
57 / 1,355
Surgery
57 / 506
Radiochemistry
53 / 975
Renewable Energy Engineering
52 / 1,795
Pharmacy
46 / 482
Environmental Management
44 / 814
Botany
44 / 1,141
Political Science
44 / 149
Nutrition and Food Science
42 / 481
Math Teachers
42 / 338
Horticulture
42 / 938
Pediatrics
40 / 1,094
Sociology
39 / 185
Hydrology and Water resources management
37 / 1,791
Agricultural Science
37 / 1,020
Pharmacology
36 / 462
Epidemiology
35 / 412
Nuclear Physics
31 / 2,565

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 9
1992 10 11
1993 5 14
1994 6 25
1995 11 31
1996 5 23
1997 5 14
1998 22 31
1999 16 54
2000 14 77
2001 19 78
2002 10 108
2003 26 155
2004 13 179
2005 29 245
2006 25 288
2007 26 389
2008 29 426
2009 38 571
2010 60 737
2011 61 954
2012 103 1171
2013 118 1438
2014 141 1938
2015 165 2207
2016 185 3037
2017 221 3720
2018 271 4854
2019 294 5932
2020 335 7376
2021 433 9270

Tuition

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

An-Najah National University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 +++
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Applied Chemistry, Applied Linguistics, Arabic, Archaeology, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Banking, Biology, Biomedicine, Building Technologies, Business Administration, Business Computing, Ceramic Art, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Continuing Education, Crop Production, Curriculum, Demography and Population, Design, Earth Sciences, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Technology, French, Geography, Graphic Design, Health Sciences, Heating and Refrigeration, History, Human Rights, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Islamic Law, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Auxiliaries, Medicine, Midwifery, Music, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Nutrition, Optometry, Painting and Drawing, Pedagogy, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physics, Plant and Crop Protection, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Private Law, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Health, Public Law, Regional Planning, Religious Studies, Road Engineering, Sculpture, Seismology, Social and Community Services, Social Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics, Taxation, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Town Planning, Toxicology, Transport and Communications, Urban Studies, Veterinary Science, Water Management, Water Science
Master's Degree Accountancy, Agricultural Business, Anaesthesiology, Animal Husbandry, Arabic, Architecture, Artificial Intelligence, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Crop Production, Curriculum, Economics, Education of the Gifted, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Food Technology, Geography, History, Koran, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mathematics Education, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physics, Private Law, Public Health, Public Law, Public Relations, Regional Planning, Science Education, Surveying and Mapping, Taxation, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation, Transport Engineering, Women's Studies
Doctorate Arabic, Chemistry, Koran, Literature, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physics, Teacher Training

Notable alumni

  1. Ekrima Sa'id Sabri

    Ekrima Sa'id Sabri
    Born in
    Palestine Flag Palestine
    Years
    1939-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    mufti
    Biography

    Sheikh Ekrima Sa'id Sabri was the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and Palestine from October 1994 to July 2006. He was appointed by Yasser Arafat.

  2. Munib al-Masri

    Munib al-Masri
    Born in
    Palestine Flag Palestine
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Munib Rashid al-Masri, also known as the "Duke of Nablus", and "the Godfather"(b. 1934), is a Palestinian industrialist, philanthropist, and patriarch of the al-Masri family.

  3. Taher al-Masri

    Taher al-Masri
    Born in
    Palestine Flag Palestine
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomat
    Biography

    Taher Nashat al-Masri is a Jordanian of Palestinian origin who served as the 28th Prime Minister of Jordan from 19 June 1991 to 21 November 1991. He opposed the invasion of Iraq but reportedly wanted the Americans to stay in Iraq and keep it "out of the hands of the fundamentalists".

General info

Alternative names ANU
جامعة النجاح الوطنية
Founded 1977
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education
Motto We Challenge the Present to Shape the Future
Colors dark blue, orange
Academic structure Faculty of Economics and Social Studies
Faculty of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology
Faculty of Educational Sciences and Teachers' Training
Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Honors
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Islamic Law
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Affiliations and memberships International Association of University (IAU)
Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Mediterranean Universities Union (UNI MED)
International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE)
International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Association of Schools of Public Heath in the European Region (ASPHER)

Location and Contacts

Address 707, Omar Ibn Al-Khattab Street
Nablus, West Bank, 00970
Palestine
City population 157,000
Phone +970 (9) 234 5113
Fax +970 (9) 234 5982

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