Top 200 Arabic-speaking Universities

2017 World University Ranking Updated

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