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 Second Semester "1172", Year 2017/2018

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 1179 2.39% 1950 3.95% 3129 6.34%
Agriculture 141 0.29% 70 0.14% 211 0.43%
Social and Family Development 1089 2.21% 2957 5.99% 4046 8.20%
Media 120 0.24% 96 0.19% 216 0.44%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 8802 17.84% 12701 25.75% 21503 43.59%
Educational Sciences 2353 4.77% 10501 21.29% 12854 26.06%
Arts 616 1.25% 2935 5.95% 3551 7.20%
Education Qualification Diploma 110 0.22% 668 1.35% 778 1.58%
Preparation Year 1463 2.97% 1581 3.20% 3044 6.17%
Total 15873 32.18% 33459 67.82% 49332 100.00%

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