Dar al-Kalima University College

Dar al-Kalima University College of Arts and Culture is an institution of higher education in Bethlehem that offers advanced training in visual and performing arts as well as Palestinian cultural heritage, design and tourism related studies. The University College provides a vital accredited resource for higher education in non-traditional disciplines. Founded in 2006 as a community college and re-accredited by the Palestinian Ministry of Higher Education in April 2013 as a university college.

Dar al-Kalima University College seeks to equip its students with vital skills for the 21st century job market through a comprehensive system of human resource development that reflects Palestine’s emerging needs. Dar al-Kalima University College is committed to building a culture of democracy, critical thinking and free expression, thus contributing to the strengthening of the civil society in Palestine.