IAU Member


top General Information


Street:P.O. Box 72
Zouk Mikael

City:Zouk Mosbeh


Tel.:+961(9) 218-950 +961(9) 208-800

Fax:+961(9) 218-771 +961(9) 225-164


Other Sites

Also campuses in North Lebanon and in the Shouf, Southeast of Beirut

Institution Funding



Founded 1978 as Louaizé Centre for Higher Education, affiliated to Beirut University College. Acquired present status and title 1987

Academic Year

October to August (October-February; February-June; July-August)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (baccalauréat) or equivalent

Tuition Fees

National:4.6m. per semester; Engineering and Architecture, 5.4m.; Graduate studies, 4.8m (LBP)



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education; New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

top Officers

Head : Pierre Najem

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Elie Badr

Job title:Vice President for Academic Affairs

Senior Administrative Officer : Samir Ghsoub

Job title:Vice President for Administration

International Relations Officer : Rania Najem

Job title:Senior Officer, Office of International Relations

top Divisions

Department/Division : Continuing Education

Fields of study:Business Administration, Computer Science, English, Hotel Management, Leadership, Management, Modern Languages, Music

Faculty : Architecture, Arts and Design

Fields of study:Architecture, Display and Stage Design, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Music Education, Musicology

More details:Ramez G. Chagoury

Faculty : Business Administration and Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Health Administration, Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Human Resources, International Business, Management, Marketing, Tourism, Transport Management

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Advertising and Publicity, Applied Linguistics, Arabic, Arts and Humanities, Clinical Psychology, Communication Arts, Education, Educational Psychology, English, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Journalism, Marketing, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Special Education, Translation and Interpretation

Faculty : Law and Political Science

Fields of study:American Studies, Comparative Law, Criminal Law, European Studies, International Law, International Relations, Mediterranean Studies, Political Sciences, Public Administration

Faculty : Natural and Applied Sciences

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Computing, Chemistry, Computer Graphics, Dietetics, Environmental Studies, Geography, Industrial Chemistry, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Insurance, Laboratory Techniques, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mathematics Education, Medical Technology, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Physics, Statistics

Faculty : Nursing and Health Sciences

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Nursing

Research Division : Applied Research in Education

Fields of study:Curriculum, Education, Educational Research

More details:CARE

Research Division : Digitization and Preservation

Fields of study:Heritage Preservation

More details:CDP

Research Division : Lebanese Emigration Research

Fields of study:Demography and Population

More details:LERC

Research Division : Sustainable Development

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Water Management, Water Science

More details:CROSD

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Advertising and Publicity, American Studies, Architecture, Banking, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Clinical Psychology, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Dietetics, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Fashion Design, Film, Finance, Food Science, Food Technology, Graphic Design, Health Sciences, Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Human Resources, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Information Management, Information Technology, Interior Design, International Business, International Relations, Jazz and Popular Music, Journalism, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Mediterranean Studies, Music, Musicology, Nutrition, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Photography, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Sports, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Transport Management

Teaching Diploma

Fields of study:Teacher Training

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Advertising and Publicity, Applied Linguistics, Applied Mathematics, Architecture, Astrophysics, Biology, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, English, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Human Resources, Human Rights, Industrial Chemistry, Insurance, International Law, International Relations, Journalism, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Music, Nutrition, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Special Education, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation


Also Teaching Certificate

top Academic Periodicals


NDU Chronicle (e-bulletin)

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2019-2020

Full Time Total:269


Statistics Year:2019-2020


Updated on 30-09-2010