Herat University

country rank  9
world rank  9961

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University Overview

Founded in 1988, Herat University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Herat (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Afghanistan, Herat University (HU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Herat University (HU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 31 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name دانشگاه هرات
Acronym HU
Founded 1988
Colours Black, red and green

University Location

Address Herat University New Campus
Herat (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
0093 Herat
Afghanistan
T +93 (40) 253 399
F +93

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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students
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students
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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 Not reported
Admission Office Herat University New Campus
Herat 0093
+93 (0)40 253 399

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education, Afghanistan


Year of first Accreditation

1988

Memberships and Affiliations

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019