Universities in Lebanon

Higher Education in Lebanon

2021 Ranking of Lebanese Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Lebanon? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Lebanese University Ranking of 35 Lebanese higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Lebanese 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 35 Universities in Lebanon

2021 Sub-rankings by governorates

The Lebanese Republic is divided into 8 governorates (Arabic: muhafazah), which are further subdivided into districts. The larger number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Beirut Governorate, which hosts the capital Beirut. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all governorates which include at least 2 Lebanese higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Beirut (20)   Mount Lebanon (9)  
North Governorate (6)  

Lebanese University lists

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