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 Summer Semester "1193", Year 2019/2020

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 892 3.80% 1313 5.59% 2205 9.39%
Agriculture 74 0.32% 76 0.32% 150 0.64%
Social and Family Development 844 3.59% 1353 5.76% 2197 9.36%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 4898 20.86% 5163 21.99% 10061 42.85%
Educational Sciences 1252 5.33% 4015 17.10% 5267 22.43%
Media 79 0.34% 81 0.34% 160 0.68%
Arts 459 1.95% 1917 8.16% 2376 10.12%
Education Qualification Diploma 17 0.07% 209 0.89% 226 0.96%
Preparation Year 361 1.54% 478 2.04% 839 3.57%
Total 8876 37.80% 14605 62.20% 23481 100.00%

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