Universities in Tunisia

Higher Education in Tunisia

2021 Ranking of Tunisian Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Tunisia? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Tunisian University Ranking of 71 Tunisian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Tunisian higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 71 Universities in Tunisia

2021 Sub-rankings by governorates

The Republic of Tunisia is divided into 24 governorates (Arabic: wilayat), which are further subdivided into 264 districts (Arabic: mutamadiyat), and further subdivided into municipalities (Arabic: baladiyat). The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the governorate of Tunis, which hosts the largest and capital city of Tunis. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all governorates which include at least 2 Tunisian higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Ariana (4)   Gabes (2)  
Gafsa (2)   Manouba (2)  
Monastir (3)   Nabeul (2)  
Sfax (7)   Sousse (14)  
Tunis (31)  

Tunisian University lists

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