Study in Kuwait

If you want to study in Kuwait, then you need to know which of its universities are right for you. Times Higher Educations World University Rankings take the top institutions in the world, and look at their performance across all of their core objectives: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Kuwait has 1 university in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Kuwait is Kuwait University, which is ranked at number 601-800.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Kuwait is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice, particularly if you want to study abroad. Explore the university of Kuwait below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Kuwait’s top university is located, and if any institutions are of particular interest, you can click on their name, or the “explore” button, to find out more. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Kuwait is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Top universities in Kuwait

University Rank*
Kuwait University 601-800th

Statistics about Kuwait

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure Data not available
  • Of which, on higher education Data not available
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 27.03%
  • Population 3,892,115
  • Unemployment 3%
  • Annual GDP -0.4%
Data source: The World Bank