Holy Spirit University of Kaslik

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world rank  5326

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University Overview

Established in 1950, Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik (Holy Spirit University of Kaslik) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Jounieh (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Mount Lebanon. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Zahle, Chekka, Rmeich, Jbeil. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban (Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Lebanon), Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik (USEK) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik (USEK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 69 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Lebanese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Name جامعة الروح القدس - الكسليك
Acronym USEK
Founded 1950
Motto When the Spirit of truth comes, he will lead you to the whole truth (Jn 16 13)

University Location

Address Street of Kaslik
Jounieh (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Mount Lebanon
T +961 (9) 600 000
F +961 (9) 600 100
Other locations Zahle, Chekka, Rmeich, Jbeil

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Street of Kaslik
+961 (9) 600 050

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Maronite - www.olm.org.lb

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019