Ghalib University

country rank  26
world rank  11728

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University Overview

Founded in 2010, Ghalib University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Herat (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kabul. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Afghanistan, Ghalib University is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution. Ghalib University 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 9 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Afghan higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name پوهنتون غالب
Founded 2010
Motto Ghalib, Place of Wisdom and Knowledge
Colours Light blue

University Location

Address West to Taraqi Park, Hanzala Badghisi Road
Herat (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
T +93 703 503 500
F +93
Other locations Kabul

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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 60-70%
Admission Office 1) West to Taraqi Park, Hanzala Badghisi Road, Herat City. 2) Shahid Square, Kabul
Herat, Kabul
+93 703 503 500
703 503 500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
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, Afghanistan

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: Wednesday, 8 May 2019