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 "1202", Year 2020/2021

Faculty Total Percent
Gender Male Percent Female Percent Total
Technology and Applied Sciences 1934 4.50% 2686 6.25% 4620 10.75%
Agriculture 105 0.24% 151 0.35% 256 0.60%
Social and Family Development 1404 3.27% 2632 6.12% 4036 9.39%
Administrative and Economic Sciences 7570 17.61% 9002 20.94% 16572 38.55%
Educational Sciences 1822 4.24% 8056 18.74% 9878 22.98%
Media 241 0.56% 363 0.84% 604 1.41%
Arts 827 1.92% 3764 8.76% 4591 10.68%
Education Qualification Diploma 59 0.14% 678 1.58% 737 1.71%
Preparation Year 823 1.91% 870 2.02% 1693 3.94%
Total 14785 34.39% 28202 65.61% 42987 100.00%

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