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University of Tripoli

University of Tripoli

country rank: 2
world rank: 5971

University Overview

The University of Tripoli, established in 1957, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the city of Tripoli (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Janzour, Ben Gasher. University of Tripoli (UoT) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Libyan higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Libyan Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Tripoli (UoT) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. 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 63-year-old Libyan university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams. The admission rate for this Libyan higher education school is 50-60%, 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 options, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at UoT.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UoT
Founded 1957
Motto Taught the human what he did not know
Colours Orange and yellow

University Location

Address PO Box 13275, University Road, Sidy Almasry Tripoli Tripoli Libya
Tel +218 (21) 462 7910
Fax +218 (21) 462 8839
Other locations Ben Gasher, Janzour

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Sidy Almasry, Al Furnaj Road Tripoli (21) 462 7920

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
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 Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Arab Universities (AArU) Association of African Universities (AAU) Consortium des Universités Euro-Méditerranéennes (TETHYS) Mediterranean Universities Union (UNIMED) Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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