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University of Balamand

University of Balamand Ranking

country rank: 5
world rank: 3736

University Overview

University of Balamand was established in 1988 as a non-profit private higher education institution in the suburbs of El-Koura (population range of 2,500-9,999 people), North Governorate. A branch campus of this university may be found in Beirut. University of Balamand (UOB) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Lebanese higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Orthodox religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministère de l’Education et de l’Enseignement supérieur, Liban (Ministry of Education and Higher Education of Lebanon). In a variety of fields of study, the University of Balamand (UOB) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 32-year-old Lebanese higher-education school offers a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate for this Lebanese higher education school is between 40 and 50 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at UOB.

University of Balamand Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Balamand
Acronym UOB
Founded 1988
Motto And you know what is right

University Location

Address Deir El Balamand El-Koura North Governorate Lebanon
Tel +961 (6) 930 250
Fax +961 (6) 930 278
Other locations Beirut

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
International
students
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office PO Box 100 Koura (6) 930250

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch - www.antiochpatriarchate.org

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

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