The Islamic University of Gaza

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University Overview

Established in 1978, The Islamic University of Gaza is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Gaza City (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Gaza Strip. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Palestinian Territory, The Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. The Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 40 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Palestinian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution.

University Identity

Name
Name الجامعة الإسلامية بغزة في
Acronym IUG
Founded 1978
Colours White and green

University Location

Address Jamal Abdel Naser Street, Al-Remal
Gaza City (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
00972 Gaza Strip
Palestinian Territory
T +970 (8) 282 5106
F +970 (8) 282 5106

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Jamal Abdel Naser Street, Al-Remal
Gaza strip
+970 +972 (0)8 2825106

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 800-899
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
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 Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Palestinian Territory


Year of first Accreditation
1978

Affiliations

  • Community of Mediterranean Universities (CMU)
  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Anna Lindh Foundation
  • Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI)
  • Eurasian Universities Association (EUA)
  • Réseau Méditerranéen des Ecoles d'Ingénieurs (RMEI)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018