Top 200 Arabic-speaking Universities

Introduction

This uniRank page features the 2017 World University Ranking of the top 200 officially recognized Arabic-speaking higher-education institutions in the world meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate higher education-related organization in each country
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of the top 200 Arabic-speaking Universities in the world based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2017 Saudi Arabian University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table of the top Arabic-speaking Universities in the World

Rank University Country
1 King Saud University Saudi Arabia sa
2 King AbdulAziz University Saudi Arabia sa
3 The American University in Cairo Egypt eg
4 King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Saudi Arabia sa
5 Cairo University Egypt eg
6 American University of Beirut Lebanon lb
7 Qatar University Qatar qa
8 Umm Al-Qura University Saudi Arabia sa
9 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Saudi Arabia sa
10 King Faisal University Saudi Arabia sa
11 United Arab Emirates University United Arab Emirates ae
12 Higher Colleges of Technology United Arab Emirates ae
13 University of Jordan Jordan jo
14 Birzeit University Palestinian Territory ps
15 An-Najah National University Palestinian Territory ps
16 Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth Lebanon lb
17 New York University Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates ae
18 Sultan Qaboos University Oman om
19 University of Dammam Saudi Arabia sa
20 Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University Saudi Arabia sa
21 American University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates ae
22 Mansoura University Egypt eg
23 Lebanese American University Lebanon lb
24 Taibah University Saudi Arabia sa
25 Ain Shams University Egypt eg
26 Qassim University Saudi Arabia sa
27 King Khalid University Saudi Arabia sa
28 Alexandria University Egypt eg
29 Jordan University of Science and Technology Jordan jo
30 Université Mohammed V Morocco ma
31 University of Sharjah United Arab Emirates ae
32 Masdar Institute of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates ae
33 Zayed University United Arab Emirates ae
34 The Islamic University of Gaza Palestinian Territory ps
35 Kuwait University Kuwait kw
36 Islamic University of Madinah Saudi Arabia sa
37 The German University in Cairo Egypt eg
38 Université Kasdi Merbah de Ouargla Algeria dz
39 Philadelphia University Jordan jo
40 Université Cadi Ayyad Morocco ma
41 University of Bahrain Bahrain bh
42 Yarmouk University Jordan jo
43 Al-Quds University Palestinian Territory ps
44 Université Abou Bekr Belkaid Tlemcen Algeria dz
45 Benha University Egypt eg
46 Majmaah University Saudi Arabia sa
47 Assiut University Egypt eg
48 Al Akhawayn University Morocco ma
49 Université Libanaise Lebanon lb
50 Université des Frères Mentouri de Constantine 1 Algeria dz
51 Institute of Public Administration, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia sa
52 The Hashemite University Jordan jo
53 Université Mohamed Khider de Biskra Algeria dz
54 University of Babylon Iraq iq
55 Helwan University Egypt eg
56 Bethlehem University Palestinian Territory ps
57 Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar Qatar qa
58 Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediène Algeria dz
59 Taif University Saudi Arabia sa
60 American University in Dubai United Arab Emirates ae
61 Zagazig University Egypt eg
62 Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University Saudi Arabia sa
63 Abu Dhabi University United Arab Emirates ae
64 University of Balamand Lebanon lb
65 Notre Dame University Lebanon lb
66 Jazan University Saudi Arabia sa
67 Texas A&M University at Qatar Qatar qa
68 Beirut Arab University Lebanon lb
69 University of Petra Jordan jo
70 American University in the Emirates United Arab Emirates ae
71 University of Science and Technology Yemen ye
72 Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah Morocco ma
73 King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences Saudi Arabia sa
74 Jaamacada Kismaayo Somalia so
75 Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University Saudi Arabia sa
76 Université Saint-Esprit de Kaslik Lebanon lb
77 Palestine Polytechnic University Palestinian Territory ps
78 Gulf University for Science and Technology Kuwait kw
79 University of Wollongong in Dubai United Arab Emirates ae
80 Université Mouloud Maameri de Tizi Ouzou Algeria dz
81 University of Tabuk Saudi Arabia sa
82 Ajman University United Arab Emirates ae
83 Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar Qatar qa
84 Al-Balqa' Applied University Jordan jo
85 Al Falah University United Arab Emirates ae
86 Al al-Bayt University Jordan jo
87 Khalifa University United Arab Emirates ae
88 Mutah university Jordan jo
89 Université d'Alger 1 Algeria dz
90 Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University Saudi Arabia sa
91 Alfaisal University Saudi Arabia sa
92 Najran University Saudi Arabia sa
93 Université Ferhat Abbas de Sétif 1 Algeria dz
94 The British University in Egypt Egypt eg
95 University of Baghdad Iraq iq
96 Damascus University Syria sy
97 Misr University for Science and Technology Egypt eg
98 Université Abderrahmane Mira de Béjaia Algeria dz
99 Université Ibnou Zohr Morocco ma
100 Al Jouf University Saudi Arabia sa
101 University of Ha'il Saudi Arabia sa
102 Arab American University Palestinian Territory ps
103 Université Abdelhamid Ibn Badis Mostaganem Algeria dz
104 Université Batna 1 Algeria dz
105 Université Hassan II de Casablanca Morocco ma
106 Université Hassiba Ben Bouali de Chlef Algeria dz
107 Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan Jordan jo
108 Northwestern University in Qatar Qatar qa
109 Prince Sultan University Saudi Arabia sa
110 Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar Qatar qa
111 South Valley University Egypt eg
112 Université Mohamed Boudiaf de M'sila Algeria dz
113 University of Jeddah Saudi Arabia sa
114 Misr International University Egypt eg
115 Al-Azhar University Egypt eg
116 Modern Sciences and Arts University Egypt eg
117 Jaamacada SIMAD Somalia so
118 October 6 University Egypt eg
119 Arabian Gulf University Bahrain bh
120 Shaqra University Saudi Arabia sa
121 Tanta University Egypt eg
122 Al-Ahliyya Amman University Jordan jo
123 Princess Sumaya University for Technology Jordan jo
124 Université Hassan 1er Morocco ma
125 Applied Science Private University Jordan jo
126 Université Djillali Liabès de Sidi-Bel-Abbès Algeria dz
127 Université Ibn Tofail Morocco ma
128 University of Diyala Iraq iq
129 Middle East College Oman om
130 Université Abdelmalek Essadi Morocco ma
131 German Jordanian University Jordan jo
132 Université de Tunis El Manar Tunisia tn
133 Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d'Oran Algeria dz
134 Université de Sfax Tunisia tn
135 American University of Ras Al Khaimah United Arab Emirates ae
136 Al Baha University Saudi Arabia sa
137 American University of Kuwait Kuwait kw
138 Lebanese International University Lebanon lb
139 Université Ahmed Ben Bella d'Oran 1 Algeria dz
140 University of Kufa Iraq iq
141 Middle East University, Jordan Jordan jo
142 Soran University Iraq iq
143 University of Mosul Iraq iq
144 Kafrelsheikh University Egypt eg
145 College of the North Atlantic - Qatar Qatar qa
146 Minia University Egypt eg
147 Université Moulay Ismail Morocco ma
148 Haigazian University Lebanon lb
149 University of Benghazi Libya ly
150 University of Tripoli Libya ly
151 Université Badji Mokhtar de Annaba Algeria dz
152 The British University in Dubai United Arab Emirates ae
153 Fayoum University Egypt eg
154 Suez Canal University Egypt eg
155 Pharos University in Alexandria Egypt eg
156 Canadian University of Dubai United Arab Emirates ae
157 Université M'hamed Bouguerra de Boumerdes Algeria dz
158 Tafila Technical University Jordan jo
159 Université 20 Août 1955 de Skikda Algeria dz
160 University of Technology Iraq iq
161 École Nationale Polytechnique Algeria dz
162 Minoufiya University Egypt eg
163 Hamad Bin Khalifa University Qatar qa
164 Al Ain University of Science and Technology United Arab Emirates ae
165 American University of Science and Technology Lebanon lb
166 Université Yahia Fares de Médéa Algeria dz
167 The Petroleum Institute United Arab Emirates ae
168 Northern Borders University Saudi Arabia sa
169 Université Chouaib Doukkali Morocco ma
170 Khawarizmi International College United Arab Emirates ae
171 Future University in Egypt Egypt eg
172 Jaamacada Muqdisho Somalia so
173 Université de la Manouba Tunisia tn
174 Université Mohamed Seddik Ben Yahia de Jijel Algeria dz
175 Al-Baath University Syria sy
176 École Nationale Supérieure en Informatique Algeria dz
177 Université IBN Khaldoun Tiaret Algeria dz
178 Effat University Saudi Arabia sa
179 Bahrain Institute for Banking and Finance Bahrain bh
180 The University of Nizwa Oman om
181 Al-Hussein Bin Talal University Jordan jo
182 Université Mohammed Premier Morocco ma
183 American University of Technology Lebanon lb
184 Hebron University Palestinian Territory ps
185 Université de Sousse Tunisia tn
186 Université de Tunis Tunisia tn
187 German University of Technology in Oman Oman om
188 Université de Monastir Tunisia tn
189 Fahad Bin Sultan University Saudi Arabia sa
190 Misurata University Libya ly
191 Université 8 Mai 1945 de Guelma Algeria dz
192 Université Antonine Lebanon lb
193 Zarqa University Jordan jo
194 Middle East University Lebanon lb
195 Université Larbi Tebessi de Tébessa Algeria dz
196 Caledonian College of Engineering Oman om
197 Higher College of Technology Oman om
198 École Supérieure des Affaires Lebanon lb
199 Université Saad Dahlab de Blida Algeria dz
200 University of Dubai United Arab Emirates ae

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