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University of Sharjah

2024 世界大学排名
2024 Impact Rankings
2024 年轻大学排名
P.O.Box 27272, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

The University of Sharjah (UOS), established in 1997, is a private, national, co-educational university situated in University City, Sharjah, in the United Arab Emirates. UOS has proven that with proper leadership, a young university can compete with its more senior peers. UOS now includes 14 colleges, offering over 120 diverse academic programs.

A few kilometers from the shores of the Arabian Gulf, the Sharjah university campus houses the main campus together with the Medical and Health sciences campus, and the Fine Arts and Design campus. In addition to a branch in Al Dhaidh City. UOS architecture lends full expression to its Islamic and Arabic heritage, while providing facilities including study halls, laboratories, libraries, state-of-the-art IT infrastructure and computing labs, theatres, two major sports complexes, and student centers with restaurants and shops.

Enjoy a virtual tour from the comfort of your home. https://www.sharjah.ac.ae/en/Media/Documents/english/tour_.html

UOS is home to several state-of-the-art research centers, all of which work under the same goal to produce research that will positively impact human lives.

Part of the University of Sharjah is the Sharjah Centre for Astronomy and Space Sciences which houses the Planetarium, the Exhibition of the Universe in the Holy Qur’an, an Astronomical Observatory, and a Cosmic Park.

UOS’s Colleges

UOS’s Research Institutes & Centers

  • Research Institute of Medical and Health Sciences
  • Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering
  • Research Institute of Humanities and Social


The University of Sharjah strives to sustain long-term cooperation agreements and strategic alliances with renowned academic institutions around the globe. These agreements ensure that your education is constantly of the highest international standards. Cooperation agreements have been signed with the following universities


  • California University of Pennsylvania​
  • The University of Arizona​
  • The University of California – San Diego​
  • ​The University of East Carolina ​
  • 5​The University of Wisconsin


  • McMaster University​
  • Carleton University​
  • Ecole de Technologie Supérieure (ETS)​

United Kingdom​​   

  • University of Exeter​
  • The University of Sheffield​
  • Durham University​
  • The Royal College of Surgeons of England​
  • ​​Heriot-Watt University


  • Universiti Malaysia Perlis​
  • International Islamic University Malaysia​
  • University of Malaya ​ 


  • MIE University​
  • Nagoya University​
  • Kanazawa University​

Australia ​​    

  • Monash University​
  • The University of Adelaide​


  • American University of Beirut ​
  • Beirut Arab University​


  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Kit) ​
  • Johannes Gutenberg University​


  • ​Maastricht University​


  • ​Malaga University

United Arab Emirates​

  • American University of Sharjah​
  • ​Al Maktoum college for higher education​
  • ​Armed Forces Medical College

Royal Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan​

  • Jordan University of Sciences and Technology​
  • University of Jordan​


  • Cairo University​
  • Ain Shams University​


  • Paris 7 University (Paris Diderot)​


  • ​Lahti University of Applied Sciences
  • ​​Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences 


  • CA` Foscari University of Venice ​


  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Bahrain (Medical College of Bahrain)​


  • Sidi Mohammed Bin Abdullah University​

Living in Sharjah

Life in Sharjah offers a unique blend of tradition and modernity, making it an exceptional place for students pursuing their academic journey at the University of Sharjah. Nestled in the heart of the United Arab Emirates, Sharjah boasts a rich cultural heritage that harmoniously coexists with a vibrant contemporary lifestyle. Students here experience a welcoming and diverse community, where cultural diversity is celebrated and respected. The city's cultural attractions, including museums, art galleries, and heritage sites, provide a window into the region's history and artistic expression. Simultaneously, modern amenities such as world-class shopping malls, restaurants, and recreational spaces offer a dynamic and comfortable urban environment. With its commitment to education, Sharjah offers a conducive environment for learning and personal growth, making it an ideal home for scholars and students alike.

Study at UOS

The University of Sharjah is the first and only university in the United Arab Emirates which employs the concept of domain clusters, where colleges and similar centers are located in close proximity. This unique feature of the University facilitates the sharing of common resources, such as laboratories and libraries among the colleges. It also allows students from similar fields to interact and exchange experiences and challenges.

Your trip to the University of Sharjah does not end with your college. You are just around the corner from 13 other colleges where you will meet future doctors, marketing agents, businessmen, and scientists. You will understand the challenges they face and how they impact your career decisions.

The domain clusters include the Medical Cluster, Engineering & Sciences, Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Business, Management & Finance, Fine Arts & Design, Communication & Journalism, and Law & Sharia. All of which are a short distance apart.

Student life

The University of Sharjah provides a range of services and facilities to ensure a healthy lifestyle and a positive academic environment for students where they may discover important core values, establish social relationships, and grow intellectually. Students learn to rely on their strengths and are encouraged to have a positive impact on the world around them.

Student life at the University of Sharjah is characterized by a holistic experience that caters to both academic and personal well-being. With access to state-of-the-art academic facilities such as well-equipped libraries and laboratories, students have the resources they need to excel in their studies. Beyond academics, students enjoy a range of amenities, including healthcare services, food courts offering diverse culinary options, and on-campus hair and beauty salons. Fitness enthusiasts can stay active in our athletic and fitness centers, while those seeking social engagement can join a variety of student clubs and societies. This vibrant campus life ensures that students have every opportunity to thrive academically, socially, and personally during their time at the University of Sharjah.

Student life video: https://www.instagram.com/p/CveTpodpBER/

At the University of Sharjah, research is at the forefront of our academic mission, driven by a deep commitment to knowledge advancement and societal progress. Our university places immense importance on research as it not only contributes to the global body of knowledge but also addresses pressing challenges in various fields. To foster innovation and excellence, the university hosts several dedicated research centers, including the Research Institute of Medical and Health Sciences, the Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering, and the Research Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences.

These centers serve as hubs for interdisciplinary collaboration, bringing together experts, scholars, and students to explore cutting-edge ideas and solutions. Through these research initiatives, we are actively working to address complex issues, drive technological innovation, and shape the future, reinforcing our position as a leader in research and academia in the region and beyond.

University of Sharjah 的排名数据分析



  • 51%
  • 12,848
    Number of FTE Students
  • 18.9
  • 33%
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 67 : 33
基于 (1) 2024 世界大学排名和排行榜收集的数据

University of Sharjah 的授予学科

  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Other Health
    • Medicine & Dentistry
  • Arts & humanities

    • History, Philosophy & Theology
    • Archaeology
    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • Architecture
  • Social sciences

    • Sociology
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Communication & Media Studies
  • Physical sciences

    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Chemistry
    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Engineering & technology

    • Chemical Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
  • Business & economics

    • Accounting & Finance
    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Business & Management
  • Life sciences

    • Agriculture & Forestry
    • Biological Sciences
  • Law

    • Law