Ghalib University

Ghalib University

country rank: 26
world rank: 12309

University Overview

Ghalib University, founded in 2010, is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the major city of Herat (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). A branch campus of this university may be found in Kabul. Ghalib University is a tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: under-250 students) coeducational Afghan higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education of Afghanistan. Ghalib University provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Afghan higher-education institution, which has been around for ten years, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate for this Afghan higher education school is 60-70 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Ghalib University also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Founded 2010
Motto Ghalib, Place of Wisdom and Knowledge
Colours Light blue

University Location

Address West to Taraqi Park, Hanzala Badghisi Road Herat Herat Afghanistan
Tel +93 (70) 350 3500
Fax +93
Other locations Kabul

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 1) West to Taraqi Park, Hanzala Badghisi Road, Herat City. 2) Shahid Square, Kabul Herat, Kabul 703 503 500 703 503 500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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