Manara University

country rank  24
world rank  12276

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University Overview

Founded in 2016, Manara University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Baniyas (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Tartus. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Latakia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Syria, Manara University (MU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Manara University (MU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 3 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Syrian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة المنارة الخاصة
Acronym MU
Founded 2016
Motto Ambition.Goal.Achievement
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Tartus
Baniyas (population range: 10,000-49,999)
T +963 (41) 233 5301
F +963 (41) 233 5601
Other locations Latakia

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 10th project
+963 (41) 233 5301
(41) 233 5302

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education, Syria

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019