Index / Education
Tunisia / Education /
Tunisia has by 2009, 26 universities including one virutal university, corresponding to a university density of 1:400,000 inhabitants, placing Tunisia as no. 5 of 22 in the MENA region.
|Universities in Tunisia
Showing number of univerisites at each location.
Most universities are in and around the capital, 16 of the total 26, Several of these are small and private. The southernmost university is that of Gabes.
Only one Tunisian university make it to the World Top 6000 ranking with Webometrics, and then surprisinly the very young Virtual University of Tunis, ranked 5806 in the world. With its high university density, low international ranking, Tunisia is a country with indications of overstretch of its human resources.
Capital areaTunis University, Tunis. Est, 1986.
Tunis El Manar University, Tunis. Est. 1988
Ibn Khaldoun University, Tunis. Est. unknown.
Montplaisir University, Tunis. Est. 1993.
Tunisia Private University, Tunis. Est. unknown.
Arab University of Sciences, Tunis. Est. 1993.
Ez-Zitouna University, Tunis. Est. 734.
Private University of Technology (UTECH), Tunis. Est. 1993.
University of Manouba, Manouba. Est. 2001.
Health International Private University (HIPU), Tunis. Est. unknown.
University of Arts and Design, Tunis. Est. 2004.
University of 7th November, Carthage. Est. 1988.
Tunis Carthage University, Carthage. Est. 2001.
Time University, Tunis. Est. 2002.
University of Aviation and Technology, Tunis. Est. 2003.
NorthMediterranean University, Nabeul. Est. 2004.
University of Sousse, Sousse. Est. 1986.
Private University of Science, Arts, and Technology, Sousse. Est. 2001.
University of Monastir, Monastir. Est. 2004.
University of Jendouba, Jendouba. Est. 1970.
University of Kairouan, Kairouan. Est. unknown.
SouthUniversity of Sfax, Sfax. Est. 1986.
Free University of the South, Sfax. Est. 1993.
University of Gabes, Gabes. Est. 1975.
University of Gafsa, Gafsa. Est. 2004.
VirtualVirtual University of Tunis. Est. 2002.