University of Tunis

1501+
World University Rankings 2023
71–80th
Arab University Rankings 2022
92, Boulevard, 9 Avril 1938, Tunis 1007, Tunisia

About University of Tunis

The University of Tunis focuses on teaching in the arts and humanities.

It was founded in 1960 and now has 11 schools and four research institute. The teaching at the university draws on the French "Grand Ecole" model. The university only accepts a small number of students each year – in some cases 250 students - admitted on the basis of competitive examinations.

The Institute for National Heritage dates to 1885. The university's research centres have a strong regional focus including the medieval Arab and Islamic world, the history of mediterranean economies and societies and Maghreb studies.

Newer schools include the Tunis Business School, founded in 2010, and the Higher Institute for Youth Activities and Culture.

The university has developed Erasmus partnerships with a range of universties, many of which are located in France.

Explore rankings data for University of Tunis

All ranked institutions have an overall score and 4 pillar scores. However for each pillar, only institutions ranked in the top 500 overall or the top 500 in this pillar have a publicly visible score

Compare universities on their key stats

Key statistics

  • 12.8
    No. of students per staff
    (1)
  • 2%
    Percentage of International Students
    (1)
  • 68 : 32
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
    (1)
  • 16,418
    Number of FTE Students
    (1)
Based on data collected for the (1) 2023 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at University of Tunis

  • Business & economics

    • Business & Management
    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
  • Engineering & technology

    • General Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Physical sciences

    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Physics & Astronomy
  • Arts & humanities

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

    • Geography
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Sociology
  • Psychology

    • Psychology
  • Education

    • Education

Explore these featured universities