University of Bahrain

University of Bahrain Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 3288

University Overview

The University of Bahrain, founded in 1986, is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of Sakhir (population range of 50,000-249,999), in the Southern Governorate of Bahrain. In addition, there is a branch campus in Isa Town. University of Bahrain world ranking (UoB) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Bahraini higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Bahrain. The University of Bahrain world ranking (UoB) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Bahrain Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Bahrain

جامعة البحرين
Acronym UoB
Founded 1986
Motto Say: My God! increase me in knowledge

University Location

Address PO Box 32038 Sakhir Southern Governorate Bahrain
Tel +973 (17) 439 996
Fax +973 (17) 449 911
Other locations Isa Town

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 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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