Islamic University of Gaza
The Islamic University of Gaza (IUG) is an independent Palestinian institution located in Gaza. It is the first higher education institution to be established in Gaza. IUG began with three faculties in 1978 and currently has eight faculties introducing BA. B.Sc., MA, M.Sc., Diploma and higher diploma in a variety of disciplines.
Many IUG graduates obtained Masters and Doctorate degrees from international universities all over the world.
IUG is a member of four associations: International Association of Universities, Community of Mediterranean Universities, Association of Arab Universities and Association of Islamic Universities. IUG has developed several academic links and signed several agreements of academic cooperation with American, European and Arab Universities. It has also conducted several projects in collaboration with local and international organizations and institutions situated in Palestine and abroad.
*To provide high quality education to Palestinian students, particularly those living in Gaza Strip
* To encourage academic and scientific research which participate in dealing with various challenges facing the Palestinian people.
* To offer courses and degree and non-degree programs that meet the arising needs of the local community in Gaza Strip.
*To promote knowledge and professional skills among the Palestinians and in the region.