Ranking  2997   4
Country Palestine
City East Jerusalem
Cost of living $355-690 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1984
Abbreviation AQU
Teachers 999
Students 9,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Palestinian Territory
• Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
World ranking2997
Country ranking4
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking2997
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة القدس
he אוניברסיטת אל-קודס
old Al Quds University Arab University in Jerusalem
Location on map
Al-Quds University (AQU) - public higher education institution in Palestine. The studies at Al-Quds University began in 1984. In order to get the students away from distractions and temptations of cities Al-Quds University constructed its campus outside East Jerusalem where students can focus solely on their studies. Al-Quds University is one of the best universities in Palestine, taking its rightful place among the top 5 educational institutions of the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. The chances of successful admission are very high as 80 percent of applicants get enrolled but that number may vary depending on the faculty. Traditionally the academic year is divided into semesters like in many other universities of Palestine. As a state university, AQU provides scholarships to remarkable students.

The composition of the university. Al-Quds University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 10 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. At Al-Quds University about 999 teachers and professors share their professional expertise. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of AQU. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room. The university is included in the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).
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