Birzeit University Ranked Among Top 3% Best Universities

Birzeit University (BZU), north of Ramallah, was among the top three percent of the best universities in the world, according to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Rankings.
 
For the first time, Birzeit University has been listed in the 14th edition of the QS World University Rankings 2018 and chosen among 26,000 universities worldwide to be on the top three percent of the best universities in the world. The list included about 950 universities.
 
This is an annual ranking of the top universities around the globe, according to WAFA correspondence. Birzeit University is the only Palestinian university to enter the QS World University Ranking this year.
 
The University was among 32 other prominent Arab universities from 12 different countries. The universities were chosen among 500 other Arab universities.
 
Birzeit University President Abdellatif Abuhijleh expressed his pride in this unprecedented achievement. He said that this international recognition is shaped by the university’s combined efforts to push the boundaries of research and provide innovative educational opportunities.
 
The university’s strong performance in this year’s ranking is a reflection in the quality of education and research offered by BZU, in addition to its local and international impact.
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