Royal University for Women

country rank  6
world rank  8790

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University Overview

Founded in 2005, Royal University for Women is a private higher education institution located in the large town of West Riffa (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Southern Governorate. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Bahrain, Royal University for Women (RUW) is a women only higher education institution. Royal University for Women (RUW) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name الجامعة الملكية للمرأة
Acronym RUW
Founded 2005
Motto Where Women Excel

University Location

Address PO Box 37400
West Riffa (population range: 50,000-249,999)
Southern Governorate
T +973 (17) 764 444
F +973 (17) 764 445

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Gate 366, Muaskar Highway
West Riffa 942
+973 (17) 764 419

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Bahrain


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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018