Fun Facts About the Arab Region

Joseph Birdsey

Updated September 13, 2021 Updated September 13

Are you hoping to study in Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates or another top study destination in the Arab region? The area claims many long- established and distinguished universities, as well as a number of high-achieving newcomers to the international academic community.

What is the Kuwaiti national bird? How many animals live in the zoo in Doha, Qatar’s capital? Which Arab state is the world’s largest country without a river?

Find out more about the Arab region, and impress your friends with these fun facts – watch the video above to learn more!

This article was originally published in July 2015 . It was last updated in September 2021

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Jo is part of QS's social media team. He also writes content for the site, and holds a BA English degree from Goldsmiths, University of London.


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