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Notre Dame University

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Founded in 1987, the Notre Dame University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Zouk Mosbeh (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Mount Lebanon. This institution also has a branch campus in Deir el Amar and Barsa. Officially recognized by the Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban (Ministry of Education and Higher Education of Lebanon), Notre Dame University (NDU) is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Lebanese higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Notre Dame University (NDU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), 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 37-year-old Lebanese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 50-59% making this Lebanese higher education organization an averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NDU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Notre Dame University's Control Typeprivate


Notre Dame University's Entity Typenon-profit


Notre Dame University' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized


Notre Dame University's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateaveragely selective

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) جامعة سيدة اللويزة
Acronym NDU
Founded 1987
Motto Gaudium De Varitate
Joy in the Truth
Video Presentation

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University Location

Address PO Box 72, Zouk Mikael
Zouk Mosbeh
961 Mount Lebanon
Notre Dame University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Notre Dame University Phone Number +961 (9) 218 950
Notre Dame University Fax Number +961 (9) 218 771
Other locations Deir el Amar and Barsa

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study 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.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

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

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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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 Notre Dame University'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 Notre Dame University.

Notre Dame University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)
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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Notre Dame University's admission information.

Notre Dame University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Notre Dame University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Notre Dame University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Notre Dame University's acceptance rate range is 50-59% making this institution an averagely selective higher education institution.

Notre Dame University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

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

Notre Dame University's Admission Office Admission Office

PO Box 72 - Zouk Mikael
Zouk Mosbeh 961
(9) 225164

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Notre Dame University.

Notre Dame University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Notre Dame University has an enrollment range of 5,000-5,999 students making it a small-sized institution.

Notre Dame University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).

Notre Dame University's Control Type Control Type

Notre Dame University is a private higher education institution.

Notre Dame University's Entity Type Entity Type

Notre Dame University is a non-profit higher education institution.

Notre Dame University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

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

Notre Dame University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Notre Dame University is Christian-Catholic Religious Affiliation

Notre Dame University has a Christian-Catholic affiliation (Marianites of Holy Cross - www.marianites.org).

Facilities and Services


What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.

University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Notre Dame University's main facilities:

Notre Dame University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Notre Dame University's Library

Notre Dame University's Housing University Housing

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

Notre Dame University'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 Notre Dame University's main services:

Notre Dame University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Notre Dame University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

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

Notre Dame University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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Notre Dame University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

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Notre Dame University's Career Services Career Services

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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.

Notre Dame University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Notre Dame University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Notre Dame University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
  • Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or 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. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Notre Dame University 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Notre Dame University's Facebook page Notre Dame University's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Notre Dame University's X (formerly Twitter) page Notre Dame University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Notre Dame University's YouTube channel Notre Dame University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Notre Dame University's Instagram page Notre Dame University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Notre Dame University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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