Al Zaytuna University

country rank  13
world rank  12558

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University Overview

Established in 2001, Al Zaytuna University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large city of Tripoli (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Libya, Al Zaytuna University (AZU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Al Zaytuna University (AZU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 17 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Libyan higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة الزيتونة
Acronym AZU
Founded 2001

University Location

Address PO Box 5338
Tripoli (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Tripoli
Libya
T +218 (31) 766 0082
F +218 (31) 766 0048

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office
Tripoli 218
+218 (31) 766 0082
(31) 766 0230

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Libya

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018