Structure of Higher Education System
Higher education is provided by military universities, universities and institutes. They are all State institutions. Most of them are under the control of the Ministry of Education.They are independent units. Each university has an academic and an administrative board. National policies are established by the Universities’ Central Council and the Council of University Academic Bodies which are chaired by the Minister of Education. All institutions are State-financed. A nominal fee is charged for studies.
Stages of studies
University level first stage
The Bachelor’s degree is obtained on successful completion of a four-year course (seven in Medicine, five in Computer Sciences).
University level second stage
Master’s degrees are conferred after two years’ study beyond the Bachelor’s degree.
University level third stage
A Doctorate degree is conferred after four years’ further study and...