University of Abou Bekr Belkaid

The Abou Bekr Belkaid University (Arabic: جامعة أبو بكر بلقايد) is a university located in Tlemcen, Algeria.It was created by a 1989 decree and has eight schools and several campuses all located in the state of Tlemcen.

University of Abou Bekr Belkaid
  • جامعة أبو بكر بلقايد تلمسان (Arabic)
  • Université Abou Bekr Belkaid Tlemcen (French)
University of Tlemcen
Established1 August 1989; 34 years ago (1989-08-01)
AffiliationAssociation of Francophone Universities
RectorMourad Meghachou
Total staff

34°55′11″N 1°18′06″W / 34.9196°N 1.3017°W / 34.9196; -1.3017
CampusMultiple sites

It is ranked by the Times Higher Education[1] between 121 and 140 in the 2022 regional ranking of Arab universities, and 1501+ in the world ranking of universities.that

In 2022 the university was ranked 2nd in the national ranking[2] of universities made by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Algeria.

History edit

Over the period (1974-1980), higher education was first provided in a university center which grouped the only core subjects of the exact sciences and biology. This teaching has spread to new fields over the years. In June 1984, the first promotions in the social sciences and humanities in the national language took place; in August 1984, the creation of national higher education institutes and new courses. The university was created by decree N° 89-138 of August 1, 1989, modified and supplemented by executive decree N° 95-205 of August 5, 1995, then modified by executive decree N° 98-391 of December 2, 1998.

Branches of study edit

Abou Bekr Belkaid University consists of eight schools, each of which has one or more departments:

  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Technology
  • Faculty of Law and Political Science
  • Faculty of Letters and Languages
  • Faculty of Natural and Life Sciences and Earth and Universe Sciences
  • Faculty of Medicine Dr Benzerdjeb Benaouda
  • Faculty of Economics, Business and Management Sciences
  • Faculty of Human and Social Sciences

Campuses edit

The university has five campuses:

  • New pole (ring road pole)
  • Chetouane
  • Imama pole
  • Center town pole
  • Kiffane pole

Child organization edit

  • Pan African University Institute of Water and Energy Science

References edit

  1. ^ "University of Abou Bekr Belkaïd Tlemcen". Times Higher Education (THE). 2022-11-17. Retrieved 2023-02-28.
  2. ^ "Classement des Etablissements d'Enseignement Supérieur Algériens (CEESA) Edition 2022" (PDF).
  1. "Search Top Arab Region Universities | US News Best Arab Region Universities" [archive] (consulté le 21 juin 2016)
  2. Historique de l'université [archive], sur son site officiel.
  3. Facultés & Départements de l'université [archive], sur son site officiel.
  4. Présentation de l'université [archive], sur son site officiel.

External links edit