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Cairo University Cairo University

جامعة القاهرة

OVERVIEW

Established in 1908, Cairo University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Giza (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, Cairo University (CU) is a very large (enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Cairo University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 108 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Egyptian higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. CU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.



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GENERAL INFO

University Name

Cairo University Cairo University

University Name

جامعة القاهرة

Acronym

CU

Founded

1908

Colours

Gold and blue

Screenshot

 - home page


LOCATION

Address

5th Ahmed Zewail st. (Tharwat st.) - Dokki
Giza
12613 Giza
Egypt

Population range

over 5,000,000
Phone
+20 (2) 3335 5356
Fax
+20 (2) 568 8884

COURSE LEVELS AND AREAS OF STUDIES

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Certificate / Diploma Associate degree Bachelor degree Master degree Doctoral degree
Certificate
Diplomas(under 2 years)
Associate
degrees(2 years)
Bachelor
degrees(3, 4 or 5 years)
Master
degrees(1, 2 or 3 years)
Doctorate
degrees(over 4 years)
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
 
Arts & HumanitiesApplied Arts
Classics
Design
Education
Fine Arts
History
Literature
Museum Studies
Performing Arts
Philosophy
Religion and Theology
Visual arts
OTHER Arts & Humanities Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Business & Social SciencesAccounting / Finance
Anthropology / Archaeology
Business / Commerce / Management
Communication and Media Studies
Development Studies
Economics
Geography
Law
Library and Information Science
Physical Education / Sport Science
Political and International Studies
Social Policy / Public Administration
Social Work
Sociology / Psychology
Tourism / Hospitality
OTHER Business & Social Science Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Language & CulturalAboriginal / Indigenous People Studies
African Studies
American & Caribbean Studies
Ancient and Modern Languages
Asian Studies
English Studies
European Studies
French Studies
Germanic Studies
Indian / South Asian Studies
Italian Studies
Middle Eastern Studies
Portugese Studies
Russian / Eastern European Studies
Spanish Studies
OTHER Language & Cultural Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associatedegrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Medicine & HealthAnaesthesia
Anatomy
Biomedical Science
Dentistry
Dermatology
Medicine / Surgery
Natural / Alternative Medicine
Nursing
Obstetrics / Gynaecology
Optometry / Ophthalmology
Orthopaedics
Otorhinolaryngology
Pediatrics
Pathology
Podiatry
Psychiatry
Radiography
Speech / Rehabilitation / Physiotherapy
OTHER Medical & Health Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
EngineeringAeronautical Engineering
Agricultural Engineering
Architectural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Computer and IT Engineering
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
General Engineering
Geological Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering
Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
OTHER Engineering Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Science & TechnologyAgriculture / Forestry / Botany
Aquaculture / Marine Science
Architecture
Aviation
Biology / Biochemistry / Microbiology
Chemistry
Computer / Information Technology
Energy / Environmental Studies
Food Science
Geology
Mathematics / Statistics
Multimedia
Neuroscience
Pharmacy / Pharmacology
Physics
Textiles and Fibre Science
Zoology / Veterinary Science
OTHER Science & Technology Studies
Certificates or Diplomas Associate degrees Bachelordegrees Masterdegrees Doctoratedegrees
Important: please visit the official website for detailed information on Cairo University areas of studies and course levels offered; the above University information may not be up-to-date or complete.

YEARLY TUITION RANGE

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
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Important: the above yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact Cairo University for detailed information on yearly tuitions; the information above may not be up-to-date.

 

ADMISSIONS

Gender Admission

Men and Women Men and Women

International Students

Yes

Admission Selection

Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades

Admission Rate

90-100% 90-100%

Admission Office

Postgraduate and Graduate Affairs Office
Giza 12613
Phone 35705801




Important: please contact the Cairo University's Admission Office for detailed information on student selection and admission policy; the above University information may not be complete or up-to-date.

SIZE AND PROFILE

Student Enrollment Range

over-45,000 over-45,000

Academic Staff Range

over-5,000 over-5,000

Control Type

Public Public

Entity Type

Non-Profit Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Semesters Semesters

Campus Setting

Urban Urban

Religious Affiliation

Islamic Islamic

FACILITIES AND SERVICES

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Financial Aids / Scholarships

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Study Abroad / Exchange Programs

Library

Cairo University Library Cairo University Library

Sport Facilities and Activities

Sport Facilities and Activities

Housing

Housing

Distance Learning / Online courses

Distance Learning / Online courses

Important: please contact or visit the official website for detailed information on Cairo University facilities and services, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above may not be complete or up-to-date.

ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt

Year of first Accreditation

1954

ACADEMIC STRUCTURE

Faculty of Engineering; Faculty of Medicine; Faculty of Computers and Information System; Faculty of Pharmacology; Faculty of Agriculture; Faculty of Science; Faculty of Economics and Political Science; Faculty of Mass Communication; Faculty of Archaeology; ; Faculty of Arts; Faculty of Commerce; Faculty of Specialized Education; Faculty of Nursing; Faculty of Law; Faculty of Physiotherapy; Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine; Faculty of Veterinary Medicine; Faculty of Dar El-Ulum; Faculty of Kindergarten; Statistical Studies and Research Institute; African Studies and Research Institutes; National Cancer Institute; Faculty of Regional and Urban Planning; Institute of Educational Studies and Research; National Institute of Laser Enhanced Sciences (NILES); Center of Open Education; Cairo center for Languages and Arabic Culture

AFFILIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

SOCIAL MEDIA

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LinkedIn

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OpenCourseWare

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Wikipedia

Wikipedia Cairo University's Wikipedia article

VIDEO PRESENTATION

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