Université la Sagesse

country rank  19
world rank  9931

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University Overview

Established in 1875, Université la Sagesse (Sagesse University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Beirut (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban (Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Lebanon), Université la Sagesse (ULS) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Université la Sagesse (ULS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 144 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Lebanese higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة الحكمة في لبنان
Name Sagesse University
Acronym ULS
Founded 1875

University Location

Address PO Box 50-501, Furn-El-Chebbak
Beirut (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
50-501 Beirut
T +961 (1) 291 091
F +961 (1) 294 442

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Tahouita
Furn-El-Chebbak 50-501
+961 (1) 291091

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Maronite - www.olm.org.lb

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Université la Sagesse's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Uuniversités de Lorraine, de Toulouse 1 Capitole, de Montpellier
  • Université
  • de Cologne
  • Organisation Mondiale de la Propriété
  • Intellectuelle (OMPI)
  • Université
  • Pontificale du Latran à
  • Rome
  • Institut Catholique de Paris
  • Université
  • de Paris XI –
  • Paris Saclay
  • Université
  • de Toulouse
  • Université
  • de Bordeaux
  • Université
  • de Bordeaux
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME)
  • Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne
  • Université
  • de Lille

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019