Omar Al-Mukhtar University

country rank  8
world rank  9463

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University Overview

Established in 1960, Omar Al-Mukhtar University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Bayda (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Jabal al Akhdar. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Libya, Omar Al-Mukhtar University (OMU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Omar Al-Mukhtar University (OMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 59 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Libyan higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة عمر المختار
Acronym OMU
Founded 1960

University Location

Address PO Box 991
Bayda (population range: 250,000-499,999)
Jabal al Akhdar
Libya
T +218 (84) 632 963
F +218 (84) 632 233

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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office
City Albyda 1752
+218 (84) 632233
(84) 632233

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Libya


Year of first Accreditation

1960

Memberships and Affiliations

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019