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 "1173", Year 2017/2018

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 431 2.17% 902 4.54% 1333 6.71%
Agriculture 77 0.39% 43 0.22% 120 0.60%
Social and Family Development 434 2.18% 1224 6.16% 1658 8.34%
Media 23 0.12% 27 0.14% 50 0.25%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 3727 18.75% 5871 29.54% 9598 48.28%
Educational Sciences 912 4.59% 4244 21.35% 5156 25.94%
Arts 212 1.07% 1294 6.51% 1506 7.58%
Education Qualification Diploma 26 0.13% 150 0.75% 176 0.89%
Preparation Year 104 0.52% 177 0.89% 281 1.41%
Total 5946 29.91% 13932 70.09% 19878 100.00%

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