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In the World#11278 of 14178
In Asia#4575 of 5833
In Lebanon#24 of 35
In Beirut#15 of 20

Quick Review

Religion
Islamic
Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
750
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
gu.edu.lb
Languages
English;some Arabic

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,368
Citations
5,355

Global University majors

by publication count

Business
232
Political science
207
Economics
133
Computer science
130
Sociology
113
Psychology
61
Medicine
50
Materials science
44
Engineering
35
Geography
32
Chemistry
28
Biology
26
Mathematics
20
Environmental science
15
Philosophy
12
Physics
11
History
9
Art
3
Geology
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics15101,267
Philosophy189214
Business2144523
Political science2331106
Sociology2468162
Mathematics2988482
Physics3226157
Computer science3324527
History34191
Geography349558
Environmental science383280
Engineering392197
Medicine4091289
Geology41416
Materials science4208130
Biology4783158
Psychology508239
Chemistry509975

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200319
2004136
20051617
20061815
20071521
2008824
20092455
20103440
20114199
201223111
201348176
201461246
201590292
2016100332
2017122433
2018125427
2019195795
20202231183

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsBaccalauréat libanais (or equivalent secondary school diploma).
Academic CalendarOctober to September (autumn semester, 4 months, spring semester, 4 months, summer semester, 2 months)
Enrollment750
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio3:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$6,250$8,750
International students$6,250$8,750

Global University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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+
Bachelor's DegreeAccountancy, Business and Commerce, Computer Science, Education, Health Administration, Human Resources, Information Technology, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Translation and Interpretation
Master's DegreeArabic, Business Administration, Islamic Studies, Literature
DoctorateArabic, Education, Islamic Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Alternative namesGU
الجامعة العالمية
Founded1992
WikipediaGlobal University
AccreditationAssociation of Arab Universities (AARU); Ministry of Higher Education of Lebanon
MottoPromoting Global Knowledge
Colorsorange, gray
Academic structureFaculty of Administrative Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Literature and Humanities
Affiliations and membershipsUniversities Association of Lebanon
Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Society of Arab Faculties and Institutes of Physiotherapy (SFIPA)
Association of Arab and European Universities (AEUA)
Arab Society of Faculties of Business Administration, Economic and Political Sciences (BEPS)
Arab Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (Arab-ACRAO)

Location and Contacts

AddressBatrakiyyeh Street
Beirut, Beirut, 15-5085
Lebanon
City population361,000
Phone+961 (1) 358 058
Fax+961 (1) 358 059

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