The high cost of private medical education might be a concern for the student and their family. At An-Najah National University, our financial aid office can help and direct the student to apply to several available options. We offer access to student loans and other financial aids; please explore this page for more details.
Location: Old Campus, Administration Building
Working Days: Sunday – Thursday
Working Hours: 8:00 am -15:30 pm
Scholarships and grants:
- If a student is awarded several grants from the University, only the higher shall be approved with the cancellation of the others.
- If a student is awarded a grant from the University and (a) grant(s) from external institutions within the same semester, the total sum of grants shall not exceed the semester's tuition fees. Otherwise, the University grant shall be reduced or cancelled so that the total sum of grants does not exceed the semester's total tuition fees.
- If a student is awarded an excellence grant and a full grant from an institute, the University informs the institute that the student has an excellence grant and coordinates with it to either approve or cancel the excellence grant or reduce the institute's grant.
- If a student obtains a loan in a semester and is awarded (a) grant(s) from another institution, the grant(s) is preserved considering that the total sum of grants does not exceed the tuition fees of the semester.
- If a student is awarded an external grant to cover the tuition fees of a semester or more to cover the hours required for graduation, the external grant shall be approved, with the cancellation of any previous grants for the same semester(s) that were covered by another grant(s).
- In the case, in a semester, a student is awarded an external grant that covers the tuition fees and obtains a loan from the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, the Ministry's loan shall be cancelled. If the grant is partial and the student obtains a loan, it is permissible for him/her to have both the grant and the loan provided that the Ministry of Education and Higher Education gives its approval.
- If a student is awarded a grant in a semester and then within the same semester is granted another, both of them fully cover the semester's tuition fees, one of them shall be cancelled. In case both of the grants are partial, both are approved provided that they do not exceed the total sum of the semester's tuition fees.
The University administration offers students a reduction of tuition fees of registered hours by 50% in case they obtain a minimum cumulative GPA of 90% (3.65 according to the alphabetical grades), 33% in case they obtain a minimum cumulative GPA of 85-89.5% (3.5-3.64) according to the alphabetical grades).
Prospective applicants for the excellence grant should meet and comply with the following requirements:
- A student shall be consistent in his/her studies to obtain the Diploma or Bachelor’s degrees of various specializations.
- A student shall have a minimum cumulative GPA of 85% (3.5) for at least two successive semesters, provided that none is a summer semester.
The University covers 100% of martyrs' children's registered tuition fees for all semesters and 40% of the registered tuition fees for martyrs' siblings for all semesters (excluding summer) starting from the second semester of students' enrollment. It should be noted that grants for children or siblings of martyrs apply only for general education students of middle Diploma and Bachelor's, provided that their cumulative GPA of the previous semester does not reduce by more than 1.7. The grant does not include students of medicine or dentistry.
The University covers the tuition fees for children of employees as follows:
Prospective applicants should meet and comply with the following requirements:
- A student who is an employee's child shall be consistent in his/her studies to obtain the Diploma or Bachelor’s degrees of various specializations.
- The parent of the student shall be a full-time employee. In case of completion of service, the parent must have serviced the University for a minimum period of 10 years per the Board of Trustees resolution 440 on June 23, 2021.
- New students who obtain a minimum high school rate of 70% are awarded a 100% grant of the tuition fees, whereas those who obtain less than 70% are awarded a 50% grant except for medical students who are granted 50 JDs an hour and dentistry and dental surgery students are granted 250 shekels an hour.
- Old students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2 in the previous semester are awarded a 100% grant of tuition fees, whereas those with a cumulative GPA below 2.00 are granted a 50% grant except for medical students who are granted a 50 JDs grant an hour in case the cumulative GPA is minimally 2, and 25 JDs in case the cumulative GPA is below 2. As for dentistry and dental surgery, students are awarded a 250-shekel-grant an hour if the cumulative GPA is minimally 2.00 and a 125-shekel-grant an hour if the cumulative GPA is below 2.00.
- The grant does not cover the hours a student fails to complete.
- According to the specialization's study plan, the exemption shall be waived if a student exceeds the legal period for graduation. In case the student is shifted to another specialization, the legal graduation period is determined according to the study plan of the first specialization he/she enrolled in the University.
- If a student is awarded the grant for children of employees who graduated and wished to enrol in a new program, he/she will not be awarded the grant again.
- If a student commits a violation and is subject to a penalty by the control disciplinary committee, the exemption shall be waived starting from the primary control committee's decision date.
An-Najah National University allocates 3 grants for children of employees at the Ministry of Higher Education provided that:
- The number of an employee's children enrolling at the University does not exceed three.
- The grant is awarded for children of full-time employees at the Ministry of Higher Education who have been working at the Ministry for a minimum period of one year and are still actively working.
- Prospective applicants should be regular students to obtain the Bachelor's degree in one of the general education's specializations, not special education, in a period that does not exceed the maximum potential period of studying, i.e., 6 years for human sciences programs and 7.5 for medical and engineering programs.
- The grant covers the tuition fees, whereas the registration, internet, and other fees are excluded.
- New students who are children of employees at the Ministry of Higher Education are granted in their first semester at University a 100% exemption from the tuition fees if they obtain a minimum high school rate of 70% and 50% if they obtain less than 70%.
- The grant does not cover the summer semester.
- A student is awarded a 100% grant if they obtained a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 in the previous semester and a reduction by 50% if the GPA lowers below 2.00 except for students of medicine, dentistry, and dental surgery.
- Students of medicine who are children of employees at the Ministry of Higher Education are awarded a 50% grant if they obtain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 and a 25% grant if the GPA lowers below 2.00.
- Students of dentistry and dental surgery who are children of employees at the Ministry of Higher Education are awarded a 250-shekel grant if they obtain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 and a 125-shekel grant if the GPA lowers below 2.00.
- The grant does not cover the hours a student fails to complete.
- The exemption shall be waived in case a student exceeds the legal period for graduation according to the specialization's study plan.
- The grant is altogether cancelled for students who commit violations and are subject to a penalty by the disciplinary committee starting from the date of the committee's decision.
- An employee is not entitled to benefit from more than a grant simultaneously.
- This decision shall take effect starting from fall semester 2012/2013.
The University administration, in coordination with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, covers the tuition fees for the student who obtains the highest high school rate in each faculty, provided that their cumulative GPA does not lower below 80% or 3.00 according to the alphabetical grades.
- A student shall maintain regularity in their studies in any Middle Diploma or Bachelor's program in the University – except for the Faculty of Medicine, as the grant is awarded only for Pharmacy and Nursery students.
- A student shall have obtained the General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawjihi).
- A student shall apply for obtaining the grant at the Ministry of Education, and Higher Education provided that they bring their original high school marks transcript or an authenticated copy of it and the registration receipt at the University.
- The Ministry of Education and Higher Education examines the submitted applications, then determines the names of the students who obtain the highest high school rates in each faculty and sends the University an official paper in this regard.
- The University administration covers the tuition fees for the determined students for all semesters provided that students abide by studying in the same faculty.
The Palestinian student loan association regularly gives loans to help the students financially.
- The applicant must be a Palestinian student who has successfully obtained a high school diploma, is enrolled in one of the higher education institutions in Palestine, and is financially needy.
- The student has successfully passed at least one semester.
- The student's cumulative average must not be less than 65% for a bachelor's student and 60% for a diploma student or its equivalent according to the educational institution's system.
- The student must be registered for at least (12) credit hours in the semester.
- Students who have previously applied for loans.
The student enters into their loan account through the lending website, fills in their data and reviews the loan section to complete the registration for a loan request. All the necessary supporting documents should be attached.
If the documents are not submitted to the loan department, the loan application is considered incomplete and is not going to get approval.
- Students who have not previously applied for a loan.
- Login to the account of the lending fund website https://eservices.iqrad.edu.ps/
- Students who do not have an account on the Fund's website must enter the site and create a new subscription via:
You can watch this video to help with the registration process for a loan application:
- In order to confirm the submission of the loan application, the student must submit the supporting documents (reinforcements of the loan application), then their application is directly checked, and they receive a form to prove the submission of their application. If the student does not complete this step, their application is considered incomplete and not approved.
- All university faculties students in the student loans and aid department hall / the Faculty of Educational Sciences "Old Campus" building.
- Students of Hisham Hijawi College at Hisham Hijawi College at Mr. / A. Hanbali Islam.
- Faculties of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine in Tulkarm at the Accounting Department / A. Musab Sheikh.