Study in Qatar

If you want to study in Qatar, 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.

Qatar has 1 university in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Qatar is Qatar University, which is ranked at number 501-600.

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

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

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Top universities in Qatar

University Rank*
Qatar University 501-600th

Statistics about Qatar

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 11.13%
  • Of which, on higher education Data not available
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 15.83%
  • Population 2,235,355
  • Unemployment 0.3%
  • Annual GDP 3.58%
Data source: The World Bank