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1. Geography
2. Political situation
3. Economy
a. Figures
4. Health
5. Education
a. Universities
6. Demographics
7. Religions
a. Freedom
8. Peoples
9. Languages
10. History
11. Cities and Towns

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Universities in Qatar

Qatar has presently only 1 university, corresponding to a university density of 1:830,000 inhabitants, placing Qatar as no. 11 of 22 in the MENA region.
Efforts by Qatari government has secured the establishment of so far 9 satellite campuses of US, Canadian and Dutch universities, 6 of them located to the ambitious project of the Education City. Each offer exchange programs, the number of resident students count a few hundred for each institution.
The University of Qatar is ranked 3729 in the world by Webmetrics, reflecting that there is still a lot to do before the government's ambitions of making Qatar a centre of education are accomplished.

  • University of Qatar, Doha. Est. 1973

    Satellite university campuses

  • Stenden University, Doha. Est. unknown. Netherlands.
  • College of the North Atlantic, Doha. Est. 2001. Canada.
  • University of Calgary, Doha. Est. 2007. Canada.

    Education City

  • Carnegie Mellon University, Education City. Est. 2004. USA.
  • Georgetown University, Education City. Est. 2005. USA.
  • Northwestern University, Education City. Est. unknown. USA.
  • Texas A&M University, Education City. Est. 2003. USA.
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Education City. Est. unknown. USA.
  • Weill Cornell Medical College, Education City. Est. unknown. USA

  • By Tore Kjeilen