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The Islamic University of Gaza

The Islamic University of Gaza

country rank: 2
world rank: 1972

University Overview

The Islamic University of Gaza, founded in 1978, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Gaza City (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Gaza Strip. The Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Palestinian higher education institution officially connected with the Islamic faith, as recognized by the Palestinian Ministry of Education and Higher Education. The Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Palestinian higher-education school, which is 42 years old, has a rigorous admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. This Palestinian higher education organization has a 60-70 percent admittance rate, making it a moderately selective school. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. IUG also offers students with a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym IUG
Founded 1978
Colours White and green

University Location

Address Jamal Abdel Naser Street, Al-Remal Gaza City 00972 Gaza Strip Palestinian Territory
Tel +970 (8) 264 4400
Fax +970 (8) 264 4800

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Jamal Abdel Naser Street, Al-Remal Gaza strip +972 (0)8 2644400

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Community of Mediterranean Universities (CMU) Association of Arab Universities (AArU) Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW) Anna Lindh Foundation Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI) Eurasian Universities Association (EUA) Réseau Méditerranéen des Ecoles d'Ingénieurs (RMEI) UNIMED SubNetwork on eLearning and Open Education Islamic Body for Quality and Accreditation

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