Universities in Yemen

Higher Education in Yemen

2021 Ranking of Yemeni Universities New

What are the most popular Universities in Yemen? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Yemeni University Ranking of 45 Yemeni higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Yemeni 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 45 Universities in Yemen

2021 Sub-rankings by governorates New

The Republic of Yemen is divided into 21 governorates (Arabic: muhafazah) and 1 municipality (Arabic: amanah). The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the governorate of Sana'a, which hosts the capital and largest city of Sanaa. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into consideration all governorates which include at least 2 Yemeni higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Aden (3)   Al Hudaydah (3)  
Hadhramaut (4)   Ibb (2)  
Sanaa (27)   Taiz (2)  

Yemeni University lists

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