You are here

/sites/all/themes/topuni/assets/images/profile/uni-cover-default.jpg
/sites/all/themes/topuni/assets/images/profile/uni-cover-default-mobile.jpg

University of Balamand

Koura, Beirut View map
Lebanon
#591-600
Private
Medium
4,824
781
424

Overview

The University of Balamand is a non-profit and independent institution of higher education.It was founded in 1988 by Patriarch Ignatius IV, Patriarch of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church. Recognizing the noble values of tolerance, co-existence and mutual respect, Balamand welcomes students and faculty from all over the world.We prepare our students to think creatively and to interact constructively so as to be able to lead by example. Our commitment to Lebanon and the region is to provide Service Education: Education through Doing (SEED). This program teaches students the importance of team work, the necessity of having effective communication skills, various conflict resolution techniques and the principle of citizenship. The SEED program serves the University's mission by preparing members of the local and regional communities to meet tomorrow's challenges.The University conducts its programs mainly in English, with the exception of the Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts which conducts its programs mainly in French. The number of graduates from the University has exceeded 9,000. Graduates of the University are spread throughout the globe with high concentration in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia , the Gulf States, Europe, and North America.

University Highlights

Total students - 4,824

25%
75%

International students - 424

81.6%
18.4%

Total faculty staff - 781

28
753

Total students - 4,824

25%
75%

International students - 424

81.6%
18.4%

Total faculty staff - 781

753
28
QS Stars is a rating system that helps you select the right university based on your interests. It provides a detailed look at an institution, identifying which universities rate highest in the specific topics that matter to you, like facilities, graduate employability, social responsibility, inclusiveness, and more.
For more in-depth information about QS Stars, please click here.

Upcoming QS Events

Campus Locations

English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
Find your nearest test centre and test dates.

Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

Test Preparation

Join QS Leap, the most advanced free test-prep platform in the world.