In 1975, the urgent need of the Palestinians for higher education in accordance with their demographic, social and economic situation under the Israeli occupation generated the idea of establishing a university that would meet the needs of the local community.

Facts and Figures

Percentage Distribution Of Students By Faculty and Gender for the First Semester "1201", Year 2020/2021

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 1983 4.48% 2829 6.39% 4812 10.86%
Agriculture 137 0.31% 158 0.36% 295 0.67%
Social and Family Development 1297 2.93% 2738 6.18% 4035 9.11%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 7766 17.53% 9515 21.48% 17281 39.00%
Educational Sciences 1928 4.35% 8207 18.52% 10135 22.88%
Media 241 0.54% 369 0.83% 610 1.38%
Arts 871 1.97% 3940 8.89% 4811 10.86%
Education Qualification Diploma 51 0.12% 656 1.48% 707 1.60%
Preparation Year 786 1.77% 833 1.88% 1619 3.65%
Total 15060 33.99% 29245 66.01% 44305 100.00%

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