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Universiteti i Tiranës

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Founded in 1957, the 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-sized (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's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 66-year-old Albanian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The acceptance rate range is 20-29% 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.

University Snapshot


Universiteti i Tiranës's Control Typepublic


Universiteti i Tiranës's Entity Typenon-profit


Universiteti i Tiranës' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Universiteti i Tiranës's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratevery selective

University Identity

Name (English) University of Tirana
Acronym UT
Founded 1957 Merger of five existing institutions of higher education
Motto Drejt së Ardhmes
Looking towards the future
Colours Black and red

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University Location

Address Sheshi Nënë Tereza 4
1010 Tirana
Universiteti i Tiranës's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Universiteti i Tiranës Phone Number +355 (4) 222 840
Universiteti i Tiranës Fax Number +355 (4) 222 3981
Other locations Saranda

Study Areas / Degree Levels


What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of study areas they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Study Areas and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Universiteti i Tiranës's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Universiteti i Tiranës's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Programs and courses

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Universiteti i Tiranës's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Universiteti i Tiranës.

Universiteti i Tiranës: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
Not reported
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
Not reported

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Universiteti i Tiranës's admission information.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Universiteti i Tiranës's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Universiteti i Tiranës a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Universiteti i Tiranës's acceptance rate range is 20-29% making this institution a very selective higher education institution.

Universiteti i Tiranës's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Admission Office Admission Office

Sheshi Nene Tereza
Tirana 1001
(4) 222 8402

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Universiteti i Tiranës.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Universiteti i Tiranës has an enrollment range of 25,000-29,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).

Universiteti i Tiranës's Control Type Control Type

Universiteti i Tiranës is a public higher education institution.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Entity Type Entity Type

Universiteti i Tiranës is a non-profit higher education institution.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Universiteti i Tiranës does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Universiteti i Tiranës's main facilities:

Universiteti i Tiranës's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Universiteti i Tiranës's main services:

Universiteti i Tiranës's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

Universiteti i Tiranës's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported

Universiteti i Tiranës's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Universiteti i Tiranës's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Universiteti i Tiranës's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Universiteti i Tiranës is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Agjencia e Sigurimit të Cilësisë në Arsimin e Lartë

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universiteti i Tiranės 's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...

  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

uniRank provides below a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Universiteti i Tiranės 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


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Social Media

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LinkedIn LinkedIn

Universiteti i Tiranës's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.

Video Presentation

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 20 September 2023

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