An-Najah was founded as An-Najah Nablusi School in 1918 and has since evolved into a large, technologically advanced institution, comprised of four campuses: the Old Campus, the New Campus, Hisham Hijjawi College of Technology, and Khadouri Campus.
An-Najah is the largest institution in Palestine, with approximately 20,000 students who pursue quality education and personal development. We have 1,790 academic and administrative personnel who seek to continuously improve the content and the internationalization of our institution’s standards.
An-Najah National University is dedicated to promoting understanding, providing the highest quality undergraduate and graduate education, and serving as a leader in scientific research. An-Najah acts as a base for sustainable development by encouraging students and the University community to assume leadership roles and to participate in serving society.
An-Najah National University is a public institution whose mission is to advance learning, share knowledge and foster the skills needed in young men and women to succeed as people and professionals in all spheres of life. An-Najah also aims to instill a love of understanding in the students and to promote a culture of scientific excellence. The University strives to equip its students with the skills necessary to be productive and creative members of the Palestinian society and to compete in the domestic, Arab and international work markets.
The University is also dedicated to advancing scientific research on a global level and to meeting the community’s needs by participating in sustainable economic, technical and human development. Additionally, An-Najah strives to preserve the cultural and religious heritage of the Palestinian people and to increase knowledge of this heritage.