Birzeit University: Ranking & Review

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Birzeit Rank Palestinian Territory Rank World Rank
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Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate75%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$3,750$3,750
International students$3,750$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 namesBZU
جامعة بيرزيت
MottoFrom our past heritage and present creativity we build the future
AccreditationMinistry of Education and Higher Education, Palestinian Territory
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Association of Universities (IAU)
Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Academic structureFaculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Business and Economics
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
Faculty of Law and Public Administration
Faculty of Pharmacy-Nursing and Health Professions
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Art-Music and Design
Colorsgreen, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff550
Student/staff ratio23
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 14
Birzeit, West Bank
Palestinian Territory
Urbanization levelUrban
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone+970 (2) 298 2000
Fax+970 (2) 281 0656

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