The university has 3750 permanent teachers providing researchers in addition to their mission of training and mentoring, training through research at the Graduate Schools (8) and research activities organized as part of Laboratories (45) and 'Units (37). This important human resource potential is administratively and technically accompanied by a staff of 1373 persons between administrators (17%), engineers and technicians (15%) and workers (48%). The number of students enrolled in 2016 is 38000 in different institutions spread over several sites that are deployed in the north-eastern region of the country.
The University of Carthage (UCAR), founded in 1988, is a Tunisian public institution of education and research under the supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The UCAR, through its various institutions, is a multidisciplinary university which delivers 303 degrees in the different levels of training, i.e. preparatory courses for Engineering studies and Aggregation, Fundamental Bachelor's degree (30) Applied Bachelor's degree (45) Research Master's degree (50), Professional Master's degree (47), National Diploma of Engineering (30), National Diplomas of Audio-visual (6) and Doctorates (26).