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 "1181", Year 2018/2019

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 1580 3.13% 2443 4.84% 4023 7.98%
Agriculture 162 0.32% 101 0.20% 263 0.52%
Social and Family Development 993 1.97% 2828 5.61% 3821 7.58%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 9155 18.15% 12380 24.55% 21535 42.70%
Educational Sciences 2110 4.18% 9670 19.18% 11780 23.36%
Media 155 0.31% 139 0.28% 294 0.58%
Arts 750 1.49% 3710 7.36% 4460 8.84%
Education Qualification Diploma 62 0.12% 993 1.97% 1055 2.09%
Preparation Year 1475 2.92% 1723 3.42% 3198 6.34%
Total 16442 32.60% 33987 67.40% 50429 100.00%

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