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Universities in Oman

Higher Education in Oman

2021 Ranking of Oman Universities

What are Oman’s most well-known universities? Topuniversitieslist has published the 2021 Omani University Ranking, which includes 41 Omani higher-education institutions that meet the Topuniversitieslist selection criteria:

  • being chartered, registered, or certified by the relevant Omani higher education-related institution, and providing at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees) in a conventional, face-to-face, non-distance education style.

View the Topuniversitieslist League Table and University Rankings for Oman’s 41 universities.

2021 Sub-rankings by provinces and territories

Oman is split into 11 governorates (Arabic: muhafazah), which are further subdivided into provinces (Arabic: wilayat). A comparable number of higher education institutions follow the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion in nine of the eleven governorates. All governorates with at least two Omani higher education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criterion are included in the following Topuniversitieslist sub-rankings or league tables.


Ad Dakhiliyah
Ad Dhahirah (2)
Al Batinah North (6)
Al Buraimi (2)
Ash Sharqiyah North (2)
Ash Sharqiyah South (2)
Dhofar (3)
Muscat (20)