Study in Lebanon

If you want to study in Lebanon, 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.

Lebanon has 1 university in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Lebanon 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 Lebanon below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Lebanon’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 Lebanon is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Browse the top-ranked universities in Lebanon

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Top universities in Lebanon

University Rank*
American University of Beirut 501-600th

Statistics about Lebanon

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 8.58%
  • Of which, on higher education 28.74%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 42.77%
  • Population 5,850,743
  • Unemployment 6.4%
  • Annual GDP 1.51%
Data source: The World Bank