Universiteti i Tiranës

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world rank  6641

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University Overview

Founded in 1957, Universiteti i Tiranës (University of Tirana) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Tirana (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution also has a branch campus in Saranda. Officially recognized by the Agjencia e Sigurimit të Cilësisë në Arsimin e Lartë (Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education), Universiteti i Tiranës (UT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Albanian higher education institution. Universiteti i Tiranës (UT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 63 years old Albanian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Albanian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name University of Tirana
Acronym UT
Founded 1957 Established in 1957 through a merger of five existing Institutes of higher-education
Motto Drejt së Ardhmes
Looking towards the future
Colours Black and red

University Location

Address Sheshi Nënë Tereza
1001 Tirana
Tel +355 (4) 222 840
Fax +355 (4) 222 3981
Other locations Saranda

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported

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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 20-30%
Admission Office Sheshi Nene Tereza
Tirana 1001
(4) 222 8402

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universiteti i Tiranës's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Open Education Global

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Site last updated: Sunday, 19 September 2021