Islamitische Universiteit Rotterdam

country rank  48
world rank  7670

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Established in 1997, Islamitische Universiteit Rotterdam (Islamic University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Rotterdam (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), South Holland. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie (Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders), Islamitische Universiteit Rotterdam (IUR) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Islamitische Universiteit Rotterdam (IUR) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 23 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Dutch higher education organization a very selective institution.

University Identity

Name Islamic University of Applied Sciences Rotterdam
Acronym IUR
Founded 1997
Motto A Lifelong Organization for Lifelong Learners

University Location

Address Bergsingel 135
Rotterdam (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
South Holland
T +31 (10) 4854721
F +31 (10) 4843147

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Bergsingel 135
+31 (10) 4854721

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Islamitische Universiteit Rotterdam's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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