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An-Najah National University has recently been ranked 45th in the Arab world, according to the QS World University Rankings, which makes it among the top 5% universities in the Arab World for the year 2018.

An Najah National University improved its ranking by 16 positions since last year’s rankings. An-Najah was also ranked second in Palestine; after being in third place in the 2017 rankings.

On this occasion, Professor Maher Natsheh, Acting President of An-Najah, commended the University progress and expressed his pride in its staff and students.


QS World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The QS system comprises the global overall and subject rankings (which name the world's top universities for the study of 46 different subjects and five composite faculty areas), alongside five independent regional tables (Asia, Latin America, Emerging Europe and Central Asia, the Arab Region and BRICS). It is the only international ranking to have received International Ranking Expert Group (IREG) approval and is viewed as one of the most widely read of its kind, along with Academic Ranking of World Universities and Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

The ranking indicators are academic peer review, faculty/student ratio, citations per faculty, employer reputation and international student ratio.

To see the ranking results, please visit the link:

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