Founded in 1977, the An-Najah National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium city of Nablus (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), West Bank. This institution also has a branch campus in Tulkarm. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education of the Palestinian Territory, An-Najah National University (ANU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Palestinian higher education institution. An-Najah National University (ANU) 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 46-year-old Palestinian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this Palestinian higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. ANU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Address||707, Omar Ibn Al-Khattab Street
00970 West Bank
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The following An-Najah National 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 An-Najah National University's academic range and degree level offering.
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This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has An-Najah National University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.
An-Najah National University's acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
An-Najah National University provides the following information for international students:
For more information, visit https://www.najah.edu/en/international-office/international-students/
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An-Najah National University has an enrollment range of 20,000-24,999 students making it a large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).
An-Najah National University is a public higher education institution.
An-Najah National University is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
An-Najah National University does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of An-Najah National University's main facilities:
An-Najah National University takes pride in its comprehensive library system, featuring four main libraries strategically located on each university campus, namely the New Campus Library, Old Campus Library, Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine Campus Library, and Hisham Hijjawi Campus Library. These libraries together encompass an impressive area of approximately 12,000 square meters, providing ample space for academic exploration and research.
The An-Najah Libraries boast a remarkable collection of approximately 588,639 volumes, encompassing materials in multiple languages to cater to the diverse needs of the university community. Additionally, the Libraries have subscriptions to 308,568 electronic and printed periodicals, including peer-reviewed journals, broadening access to valuable academic resources. Furthermore, the Libraries provide access to 28 electronic databases, empowering students and faculty with advanced research capabilities.
In ensuring seamless library operations and user support, An-Najah National University employs 30 full-time employees across its library system. These dedicated staff members play a crucial role in providing expert assistance and maintaining a conducive learning environment for the university community.
Demonstrating its commitment to continuous growth and service excellence, the university allocated a total of $1,146,748 for its libraries in the last academic year, underscoring the institution's dedication to enriching the academic experience through accessible and well-equipped library facilities.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
An-Najah National University offers a diverse range of sport activities and facilities for its students:
For more information, you can visit the official website of the university at https://www.najah.edu/en/about/history-and-traditions/campus-life/campus-resources/
uniRank provides below an overview of An-Najah National University's main services:
This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.
An-Najah National University offers various financial aids (non-refundable) to its students:
The university also provides employment opportunities for needy students to work in certain university departments, such as farms and libraries, with an hourly wage to support their studies.
Students have the option to obtain loans from the university, which will be refunded after graduation in convenient installments.
In the past academic year, approximately 11,000 students benefited from financial aid. For more information visit https://www.najah.edu/en/about/nnu-offices/finance-department/scholarships-and-grants/
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.
This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.
This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.
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An-Najah National University is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Ministry of Education and Higher Education of the Palestinian Territory
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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.
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