Universities in Kuwait

Higher Education in Kuwait

2021 Ranking of Kuwaiti Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Kuwait? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Kuwaiti University Ranking of 5 Kuwaiti higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Kuwaiti higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 5 Universities in Kuwait

2021 Sub-rankings by governorates

The State of Kuwait is divided into 6 governorates (Arabic: muhafazah) which are further subdivided into areas (Arabic: mana?iq). The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in Al Asimah, also called Al Kuwayt, the Capital Governorate of Kuwait. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into account all governorates which include at least 2 Kuwaiti higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Al Asimah (4)  

Kuwaiti University lists

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