Universities in Egypt: Education in Egypt
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If you are looking for higher education in Egypt, you are in the right place. In this article, we are going to talk about some of the best universities in Egypt providing higher education with high-quality facilities.
So let’s start.
Cairo University is one of the prestigious universities in Egypt for higher studies. Cairo University was founded in the year 1908. It is a public institution which is situated in Giza, Egypt having 26 institutions related to various disciplines. It was also known as Egyptian University and King Fuad I University. Cairo University in Egypt is also known to be the second-oldest institution in Egypt providing education over the years. It is affiliated with Mediterranean University Union (UNIMED). Cairo University has counted among the top universities not only in Egypt but in Africa also.
The American University in Cairo
The American University in Cairo is one of the best universities in Egypt. This university is an independent and private institution which is situated in Cairo city of Egypt. As the name suggests, this university offers American accredited learning programs in the English language. It provides various programs at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It was founded in the year 1919. The older campus is situated in Tahrir Square (Martyr Square). This university is officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).
Alexandria University is one of the best and largest public universities of Egypt. It was founded in the year 1938 as a branch of Cairo University. Later, in 1942 it became a separate institution and renamed Alexandria University in 1952. It was formerly known as Farouk University. It is situated in Alexandria city which is the second-largest city in Egypt. It has more than twenty faculties such as faculty of mathematics, engineering, law, commerce, Agriculture, etc., and also affiliated with many other universities. Alexandria University has many branches outside Egypt also and has many notable alumni.
Ain Shams University
Ain Shams University is one of the oldest and best higher education institutions in Egypt. Ain Shams University was founded in the year 1950 and formerly known as ‘Ibrahim Pasha’s University’. Ain Shams University is the third-largest university in Egypt. University is comprised of 15 faculties providing undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate courses in various disciplines. It is also counted in some of the top universities in Africa.
Mansoura University is one of the largest and prestigious universities of Egypt. Mansoura University was founded in the year 1972 and is situated in Mansoura city. The university is known for its medical facilities and centers. Mansoura University in Egypt comprises 15 faculties such as the Faculty of Pharmacy & Clinical pharmacy, Law, medicine, and various other disciplines. Mansoura University has many notable alumni.
Suez Canal University
Suez Canal University is a public higher education institution in Egypt which is very famous for its non-traditional research. It is located in the Suez Canal region near Islamia. Suez Canal University in Egypt was founded in the year 1976. It is comprised of a number of faculties, units, and centers divided between different branches of Suez Canal University and provide a number of undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate courses.
Aswan University is a public higher education institution in Egypt. Its main campus is situated in Sahary city having high-quality facilities. Aswan University came into existence in the year 2012. Earlier, it was established as a branch of Assuit University in 1976. Later, it became part of South Valley University then finally in 2012 it was established as an independent institution. It provides a number of courses in various disciplines.
Al- Azhar University
Al- Azhar University is one of the oldest and prestigious universities in Egypt. It was founded in 970 AD by Shi’ite Fatimid Dynasty as an Islamic learning center and gained university status in 1961. It is located in Cairo (the largest city in the Arab world), Egypt. It offers courses at undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate in various disciplines such as Arts, Humanities, Language, and Business Administration. It is one of the ancient university in Egypt which has been able to survive as a modern university.
Assuit University is the first university in Upper Egypt and one of the largest universities in Egypt. Assuit University is situated in Assuit, Egypt. It was founded in the year 1957. Assuit University includes 16 faculties such as Faculty of Science, Pharmacy, law, agriculture, engineering, etc. It provides undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate level courses in various disciplines.
Benha University is a public higher education institution in Egypt situated in the Egyptian city, Benha. It was founded as a branch university of Zagazig University. Later, in the year 2005, it was established as an independent university. It is comprised of 15 faculties such as faculty of science, law, arts, etc.