Universities in Egypt

Higher Education in Egypt

2021 Ranking of Egyptian Universities New

What are the most popular Universities in Egypt? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Egyptian University Ranking of 54 Egyptian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Egyptian higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 54 Universities in Egypt

2021 Sub-rankings by governorates New

The Arab Republic of Egypt is divided into 27 governorates which are further subdivided into municipal divisions or districts. The larger number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Cairo Governorate, which hosts the capital and largest city of Cairo. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all provinces which include at least 2 Egyptian higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Alexandria (4)   Cairo (17)  
Dakahlia (2)   Giza (8)  
Matrouh (2)   Minya (2)  
Monufia (2)  

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