Top 200 Arabic-speaking Universities

2017 World University Ranking

This webpage includes the 2017 University Ranking, sometime referred to as League Table, of the top 200 officially recognized Arabic-speaking Universities, Colleges and other higher education institutions in the world offering four-year undergraduate degrees and/or graduate degrees in a traditional, non-distance education format. The aim of this webpage is to provide an approximate and nonacademic ranking of Arabic-speaking Universities based on the popularity of their websites. To learn more about our ranking methodology please visit our About Us page.

2017 Saudi Arabian University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table of the top Arabic-speaking Universities in the World


Rank University Country
1 King Saud University Saudi Arabia
2 King Abdulaziz University Saudi Arabia
3 King Faisal University Saudi Arabia
4 The American University in Cairo Egypt
5 American University of Beirut Lebanon
6 King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia
7 Cairo University Egypt
8 Qatar University Qatar
9 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Saudi Arabia
10 Umm Al-Qura University Saudi Arabia
11 United Arab Emirates University United Arab Emirates
12 Birzeit University Palestinian Territory
13 Higher Colleges of Technology United Arab Emirates
14 Sultan Qaboos University Oman
15 An-Najah National University Palestinian Territory
16 University of Jordan Jordan
17 American University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates
18 Mansoura University Egypt
19 Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University Saudi Arabia
20 University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates
21 Lebanese American University Lebanon
22 University of Dammam Saudi Arabia
23 King Khalid University Saudi Arabia
24 Zayed University United Arab Emirates
25 Jordan University of Science and Technology Jordan
26 Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth Lebanon
27 The German University in Cairo Egypt
28 The Islamic University of Gaza Palestinian Territory
29 Qassim University Saudi Arabia
30 Taibah University Saudi Arabia
31 Ain Shams University Egypt
32 Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
33 Al-Quds University Palestinian Territory
34 Islamic University of Madinah Saudi Arabia
35 Kuwait University Kuwait
36 Yarmouk University Jordan
37 Philadelphia University Jordan
38 Institute of Public Administration Saudi Arabia
39 Université Mohammed V Morocco
40 Majmaah University Saudi Arabia
41 Université Abou Bekr Belkaid Tlemcen Algeria
42 Al Akhawayn University Morocco
43 Université des Frères Mentouri de Constantine 1 Algeria
44 Zagazig University Egypt
45 Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediène Algeria
46 Bethlehem University Palestinian Territory
47 Université Kasdi Merbah de Ouargla Algeria
48 Assiut University Egypt
49 Benha University Egypt
50 Université Libanaise Lebanon
51 University of Babylon Iraq
52 Alexandria University Egypt
53 Notre Dame University Lebanon
54 American University in Dubai United Arab Emirates
55 Jazan University Saudi Arabia
56 University of Bahrain Bahrain
57 Université Cadi Ayyad Morocco
58 Beirut Arab University Lebanon
59 Université Mohamed Khider de Biskra Algeria
60 University of Balamand Lebanon
61 The British University in Egypt Egypt
62 University of Science and Technology Yemen
63 Tafila Technical University Jordan
64 King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences Saudi Arabia
65 Université Mouloud Maameri de Tizi Ouzou Algeria
66 University of Petra Jordan
67 Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik Lebanon
68 Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah Morocco
69 Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University Saudi Arabia
70 Taif University Saudi Arabia
71 Palestine Polytechnic University Palestinian Territory
72 The Hashemite University Jordan
73 Al-Balqa' Applied University Jordan
74 Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University Saudi Arabia
75 Abu Dhabi University United Arab Emirates
76 Al al-Bayt University Jordan
77 Université Batna 1 Algeria
78 Université d'Alger 1 Algeria
79 Université Ferhat Abbas de Sétif 1 Algeria
80 Helwan University Egypt
81 Université Abdelhamid Ibn Badis Mostaganem Algeria
82 University of Wollongong in Dubai United Arab Emirates
83 Prince Sultan University Saudi Arabia
84 Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University Saudi Arabia
85 Université Abderrahmane Mira de Béjaia Algeria
86 The Arab American University Palestinian Territory
87 Ajman University of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
88 Modern Sciences and Arts University Egypt
89 University of Baghdad Iraq
90 University of Tabuk Saudi Arabia
91 South Valley University Egypt
92 Damascus University Syria
93 Jaamacada Kismaayo Somalia
94 Misr International University Egypt
95 Misr University for Science and Technology Egypt
96 Najran University Saudi Arabia
97 Al Jouf University Saudi Arabia
98 Université Abdelmalek Essadi Morocco
99 Université Hassiba Ben Bouali de Chlef Algeria
100 University of Ha'il Saudi Arabia
101 Université Ibnou Zohr Morocco
102 Lebanese International University Lebanon
103 Arabian Gulf University Bahrain
104 Alfaisal University Saudi Arabia
105 Université Djillali Liabès de Sidi-Bel-Abbès Algeria
106 Université Badji Mokhtar de Annaba Algeria
107 Hebron University Palestinian Territory
108 University of Diyala Iraq
109 Khalifa University United Arab Emirates
110 Tanta University Egypt
111 American University of Ras Al Khaimah United Arab Emirates
112 Princess Sumaya University for Technology Jordan
113 Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d'Oran Algeria
114 Université Ibn Tofail Morocco
115 Université Ahmed Ben Bella d'Oran 1 Algeria
116 Université Mohamed Boudiaf de M'sila Algeria
117 Université Hassan II de Casablanca Morocco
118 Mutah university Jordan
119 Kafrelsheikh University Egypt
120 German Jordanian University Jordan
121 Haigazian University Lebanon
122 October 6 University Egypt
123 Université 20 Août 1955 de Skikda Algeria
124 Fayoum University Egypt
125 École Nationale Polytechnique Algeria
126 Minoufiya University Egypt
127 Al-Ahliyya Amman University Jordan
128 Nahda University Egypt
129 Université 8 Mai 1945 de Guelma Algeria
130 Al-Azhar University Egypt
131 University of Kufa Iraq
132 University of Technology Iraq
133 Université Saad Dahlab de Blida 1 Algeria
134 Middle East College Oman
135 Suez Canal University Egypt
136 Université Moulay Ismail Morocco
137 Minia University Egypt
138 The Petroleum Institute United Arab Emirates
139 The British University in Dubai United Arab Emirates
140 Université de Sfax Tunisia
141 American University of Kuwait Kuwait
142 American University of Science and Technology Lebanon
143 Pharos University in Alexandria Egypt
144 Al-Baath University Syria
145 Gulf University for Science and Technology Kuwait
146 Université de la Manouba Tunisia
147 Université M'hamed Bouguerra de Boumerdes Algeria
148 Université IBN Khaldoun Tiaret Algeria
149 Middle East University Lebanon
150 Future University Egypt Egypt
151 Al Ain University of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates
152 Middle East University Jordan
153 Modern University for Business and Science Lebanon
154 German University of Technology in Oman Oman
155 Applied Science Private University Jordan
156 Effat University Saudi Arabia
157 American University of Technology Lebanon
158 Zarqa University Jordan
159 Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland-Medical University of Bahrain Bahrain
160 Al-Hussein Bin Talal University Jordan
161 Université Chouaib Doukkali Morocco
162 Université Hassan 1er Morocco
163 École Nationale Supérieure en Informatique Algeria
164 Université Antonine Lebanon
165 Université Mohammed Premier Morocco
166 The University of Duhok Iraq
167 Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan Jordan
168 Université Mohamed Seddik Ben Yahia de Jijel Algeria
169 Université Amar Telidji de Laghouat Algeria
170 Université Larbi Tebessi de Tébessa Algeria
171 Shaqra University Saudi Arabia
172 Al Azhar University-Gaza Palestinian Territory
173 École Supérieure des Affaires Lebanon
174 Université Docteur Moulay Tahar de Saida Algeria
175 Canadian University of Dubai United Arab Emirates
176 Al Baha University Saudi Arabia
177 Soran University Iraq
178 University of Tripoli Libya
179 University of Benghazi Libya
180 University of Mosul Iraq
181 The University of Nizwa Oman
182 Northern Borders University Saudi Arabia
183 Sohag university Egypt
184 Beni-Suef University Egypt
185 Damanhour University Egypt
186 Tishreen University Syria
187 Amman Arab University Jordan
188 Dar Al-Hekma College Saudi Arabia
189 Gulf College Oman
190 Al-Ahgaff University Yemen
191 Higher College of Technology Oman
192 Université de Monastir Tunisia
193 Nile University Egypt
194 Université de Nouakchott Mauritania
195 Al-Aqsa University Palestinian Territory
196 Damietta University Egypt
197 University of Kalamoon Syria
198 University of Dubai United Arab Emirates
199 HEM Institut des Hautes Etudes de Management Morocco
200 Université Mohand Oulhadj de Bouira Algeria