Qatar University

Qatar University Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 669

University Overview

Qatar University was established in 1973 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the city of Doha (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Ad-Dawhah. It is the first university in Qatar to be established in the city of Doha. A coeducational higher education institution in Qatar, Qatar University (QU) is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education Qatar as a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. As part of its higher education offerings, Qatar University (QU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of subject areas. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. There are a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at Queen’s University. These include a library as well as housing and sports facilities. Financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at Queen’s University.

University Identity

Acronym QU
Founded 1973

University Location

Address Al-Jameaa Street Doha Ad-Dawhah Qatar
Tel +974 4403 3333
Fax +974

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-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


Memberships and Affiliations

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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