What is AUB famous for?

What is AUB famous for?

It is especially well known for the Post Herbarium, which includes 63,000 specimens. AUB’s Archives and Special Collections includes important documents related to the founding of the Syrian Protestant College in 1866 and also many materials (documents, maps, photographs, etc.)

Where is Lebanon ranked in education?

According to the World Economic Forum, Lebanon is ranked globally as the 4th best country for math and science education, and as the 10th best overall for quality of education. The literacy rate for Lebanon is 93.9%.

Is American University of Beirut a good school?

American University of Beirut is ranked 242 in QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities and has an overall score of 4.2 stars, according to student reviews on Studyportals, the best place to find out how students rate their study and living experience at universities from all over the world.

What is a Lebanese Baccalaureate?

The Lebanese General Secondary Certificate, commonly known as Lebanese Baccalaureate, or any equivalent, is the basic requirement for a student to enter a first-year university programme. The Lebanese Baccalaureate is considered as Grade 13 in the pre- university education system.

Is AUB an American institution?

The American University of Beirut (AUB) is a private, independent, non-sectarian institution of higher learning, founded in 1866. It functions under a charter from the State of New York and is governed by a private, autonomous Board of Trustees.

What rank is Lebanon in math?

Lebanon Ranks Among Worst Countries In Math And Science Studies. In the latest (7th) cycle of the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), which assesses the mathematics and science knowledge of students around the world, Lebanon ranked among the lowest countries.

What is the number 1 university in Lebanon?

American University of Beirut

ranking World Rank University
1 719 American University of Beirut
2 1744 Lebanese American University
3 1813 Université Libanaise
4 1869 Université Saint Joseph de Beyrouth

Is American University of Beirut hard to get into?

American University of Beirut admissions has an acceptance rate of 77% and an early acceptance rate of 100%. Half the applicants admitted to American University of Beirut have an SAT score between 1100 and 1290.

Is American University of Beirut safe?

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Like any institution, AUB is subject to natural and man-made risks; accordingly, the University adheres to the highest standards for prevention and response.

Are Lebanese well educated?

According to a 2013 World Economic Forum report, Lebanon was ranked 10th in overall quality of education, and 5th in science and mathematics. However, these rankings are based on the Executive Opinion Survey, in which business leaders of each country give their opinion on the educational system in their own country.

Is Lebanese university accredited in USA?

Institutional Accreditation LAU is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

What is the American learning center of Lebanon?

Each language stretches over 5 stages. Based on a deep and extensive experience in the educational field, the American Learning Center was established in 2005 under decree no. 16181 from the Lebanese Ministry of Private Education in order to serve youth and professionals in their various fields of practices to acquire the English Language.

Where is the American Language Center located in Beirut?

The American Language Center has now moved to its new and permanent location in Meaamary St, near Idriss Supermarket, Rass Beirut clinics on the 9th floor. Please do drop in and visit our new offices.

How many class hours do students spend learning English at ALC?

Our students spend 210 class hours using text books written by the American Language Center and not available in other language centers. The American Language Center has been one of the most well-known centers for learning English since 1955. Are you a past or present student of ALC?

What is the telephone number for the American Language Center?

Our telephone remains the same 01741262. Our students learn English fast because the American Language Center uses spoken English as the quickest way to learn grammar, from beginning courses to the intermediate level.