I am sure to the surprise of many of our readers, six of the top ten largest universities on earth are located in Asia and the Middle East. How about this? five of the top ten universities in the world are actually in the Islamic countries.
Top 10 Largest Universities around the world:
1. Allama Iqbal Open University
in Islamabad, Pakistan with 1,806,214 students.
2. Indira Gandhi National Open University
in New Delhi, India with 1,500,000 students.
3. Islamic Azad University
in Tehran, Iran with 1,300,000.
4. Anadolu University
in Eski ehir Turkey with 884,081.
5. Bangladesh Open University
in Gazipur, Bangladesh with 600,000 students.
6. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University
in Andhra Pradesh, India with 450,000 students.
7. State University of New York
in New York, USA with 418,000 students.
8. California State University
in California, USA with 417,000 students.
9. Universitas Terbuka
in Jakarta, Indonesia with 350,000 students.
10. Universidad de Buenos Aires
in Buenos Aires, Argentina with 316,050 students.