The Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth , short USJ is a private Catholic university in Beirut , Lebanon , founded by Jesuits in 1875. The USJ is among the best tertiary institutions in the Middle East accounted. His alumni include many Lebanese presidents, ministers, philosophers, intellectuals, clergy and other celebrities in.
If Lebanon’s oldest and most important French Medium University, promotes the USJ Lebanese culture without religious affiliations and trilingualism with French, Arabic and English as languages of instruction. The USJ is also known for its University Hospital Hotel-Dieu de France.
The USJ offers studies in twelve faculties, which like its 24 institutes and schools are divided between five campuses in Beirut. There are regional branches in Sidon, Tripoli and Zahle and a study center in a foreign country, located in Dubai.