Saint-Joseph University of Beirut Rankings

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In the World#2115 of 14178
In Asia#532 of 5833
In Lebanon#3 of 35
In Beirut#3 of 20

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic Jesuit
Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
11,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
usj.edu.lb
Languages
French;English obligatory in all majors;Arabic required in some majors

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,301
Citations
20,595

Saint-Joseph University of Beirut majors

by publication count

Medicine
472
Biology
212
Chemistry
113
Art
48
Mathematics
44
Materials science
38
Psychology
38
Political science
35
Computer science
33
Philosophy
31
Physics
29
Geography
21
Sociology
19
Environmental science
18
Engineering
17
Geology
13
Business
12
Economics
5
History
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art919106
Physics16152,152
Biology162210,299
Philosophy193513
Medicine20013,646
Political science242294
Sociology2499157
Geology2551134
Environmental science2886279
Chemistry30031,522
Geography322285
Psychology3369404
Materials science3544365
Mathematics3730190
Computer science4157202
Engineering420263
Economics447912
Business501910

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199070
199132
1992102
199334
199411
199502
199641
1997113
1998148
19992262
200020105
200122170
200223245
200324237
200431245
200535296
200629392
200738490
200843589
200935613
201048854
201136920
2012591149
2013561206
2014661298
2015721490
2016901336
20171011636
20181081694
2019922127
20201112526

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (baccalauréat) or foreign equivalent; French language test; Entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment11,000
Full time employee550
Student:staff ratio20:1

Tuition

Graduate
Local students$11,250
International students$11,250

Saint-Joseph University of Beirut 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+++
Diplôme d'UniversitéChild Care and Development, Cognitive Sciences, Community Health, Dental Technology, Dentistry, Ethics, Gastroenterology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Education, Health Sciences, Information Management, Islamic Studies, Nursing, Occupational Health, Oncology, Pathology, Pedagogy, Pharmacology, Religion, Religious Studies, Social Work, Surgery
LicenceAdministration, Advertising and Publicity, Anthropology, Archaeology, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Contemporary History, Cultural Studies, Economics, Educational Psychology, Environmental Studies, French, Hotel Management, Insurance, International Relations, Laboratory Techniques, Labour and Industrial Relations, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Midwifery, Modern Languages, Nursing, Nutrition, Orthopaedics, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Regional Planning, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Religious Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Tourism
Certificat d'Aptitude pédagogique de l'Enseignement secondairePedagogy
Diplôme d'Etudes supérieuresDental Technology, Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Orthodontics, Paediatrics, Periodontics, Surgery
Diplôme d'IngénieurAgricultural Business, Agronomy, Biomedicine, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Mechanical Engineering, Transport and Communications, Water Science
Professional DoctorateDentistry, Pharmacy
Diplôme d'Etudes supérieures spécialiséesBiology, Medicine
MaîtriseBiological and Life Sciences, Cosmetology, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Development Studies, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Food Science, Health Administration, Laboratory Techniques, Paediatrics, Pedagogy, Pharmacy, Safety Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Tourism, Transport Management, Writing
Diplôme d'Etudes approfondiesBanking, Law, Private Law, Public Law
MagistèreArabic, Education, History, Islamic Studies, Philosophy
Diplôme de SpécialitéAnaesthesiology, Anatomy, Cardiology, Child Care and Development, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Genetics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Medical Technology, Medicine, Nephrology, Neurological Therapy, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Plastic Surgery, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Radiology, Rheumatology, Surgery, Urology
Master's DegreeActuarial Science, Advertising and Publicity, Anthropology, Archaeology, Banking, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Cinema and Television, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Computer Networks, Contemporary History, Cultural Studies, Dental Technology, Dentistry, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Family Studies, Film, Finance, Food Technology, French, Genetics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Hotel Management, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Insurance, International Relations, Labour and Industrial Relations, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics and Computer Science, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Mediterranean Studies, Microbiology, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Oral Pathology, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Peace and Disarmament, Pedagogy, Pharmacology, Philosophy, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Regional Planning, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Religious Studies, Social Problems, Sociology, Soil Science, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Tourism, Toxicology, Translation and Interpretation, Water Science
DoctorateAnthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Education, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, French, Geography, Health Sciences, History, Islamic Studies, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Medicine, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Theatre

General info

Alternative namesUSJ
Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth
جامعة القديس يوسف
WikipediaSaint Joseph University
AccreditationMinistère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Location and Contacts

AddressDamascus Road
Beirut, Beirut, 1104-2020
Lebanon
City population361,000
Phone+961 (1) 421 000
Fax+961 (1) 423 369

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