Universiteti Polis

country rank  13
world rank  10101

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University Overview

Established in 2006, Universiteti Polis (Polis University) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Tirana (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Agjencia e Sigurimit të Cilësisë në Arsimin e Lartë (Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education), Universiteti Polis (U_POLIS) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiteti Polis (U_POLIS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 13 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Albanian higher education organization a averagely selective institution.

University Identity

Name Polis University
Acronym U_POLIS
Founded 2006 The predecessor is Institute of Habitat Development (1995)
Motto Hapësirë për mendimin
Space for thinking
Colours Green and grey

University Location

Address Rruga Bylis 12, Autostrada Tirana-Durrës, Km 5th, Kashar
Tirana (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
1051 Tirana
T +355 (4) 240 7420 / 240 7421
F +355 (4) 240 7422

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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Durres Highway, Km. 5, Kashar
Tirana 1000
+355 (4) 240 7420

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Not reported Go to Universiteti Polis's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Agjencia e Sigurimit të Cilësisë në Arsimin e Lartë

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP)
  • European Association for Architectural Education (EAAE)
  • Observatory Magna Charta Universitatum

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020