World ranking 791
Country ranking 1
International Faculty 287
International Students 368
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 791
QS World University Rankings 748
Cost of living in Kuwait City
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 374 507
Food 139 295
Transportation 40 135
Communications and utilities 71 65
Clothing 26 97
Sports and leisure 59 207
Total 708 1,307
Accommodation in Kuwait City USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 378
Shared room in city centre 512
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 662
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 879
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة الكويت
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Kuwait University (KU) - public higher education institution in Kuwait. KU was founded in 1966. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Kuwait City.

University ranking. Kuwait University is the leading university of Kuwait according to the international ratings. The university has its well deserved place among the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. Kuwait University divides its academic year into semesters. The university has affordable master’s programs for as low as 1000 USD per year. The official website of the university (http://www.kuniv.edu) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. Kuwait University is a big educational institution, attended by more than 37 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. Among the students every 8 is a foreigner. The academic staff includes more than 1400 teachers and professors. The majority of academic staff at KU consists of foreign specialists.

Infrastructure of KU. The university has its own library. The university is a member of Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).
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