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 "1171", Year 2017/2018

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 1307 2.44% 2055 3.83% 3362 6.27%
Agriculture 151 0.28% 95 0.18% 246 0.46%
Social and Family Development 1207 2.25% 3144 5.86% 4351 8.11%
Media 117 0.22% 100 0.19% 217 0.40%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 9819 18.31% 13729 25.59% 23548 43.90%
Educational Sciences 2650 4.94% 11390 21.23% 14040 26.17%
Arts 639 1.19% 2947 5.49% 3586 6.69%
Education Qualification Diploma 117 0.22% 670 1.25% 787 1.47%
Preparation Year 1797 3.35% 1706 3.18% 3503 6.53%
Total 17804 33.19% 35836 66.81% 53640 100.00%

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