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October 6 University

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Founded in 1996, the October 6 University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of 6th of October City (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Giza. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education of Egypt, October 6 University (O6U) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Egyptian higher education institution. October 6 University (O6U) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 28-year-old Egyptian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. O6U also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


October 6 University's Control Typeprivate


October 6 University's Entity Typenot reported


October 6 University' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


October 6 University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) جامعة 6 أكتوبر
Acronym O6U
Founded 1996
Video Presentation

n.a.; please submit an official October 6 University general video presentation.

University Location

Address Al Mehwar Al Markazi
6th of October City
12511 Giza
October 6 University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
October 6 University Phone Number +20 (2) 3835 5275
October 6 University Fax Number +20 (2) 3835 5277

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following October 6 University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify October 6 University's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This October 6 University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at October 6 University.

October 6 University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic October 6 University's admission information.

October 6 University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

October 6 University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has October 6 University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

October 6 University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

October 6 University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

October 6 University has more than 700 international students.

October 6 University's Admission Office Admission Office

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for October 6 University.

October 6 University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

October 6 University has an enrollment range of 25,000-29,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

October 6 University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).

October 6 University's Control Type Control Type

October 6 University is a private higher education institution.

October 6 University's Entity Type Entity Type

Not reported

October 6 University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

October 6 University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

October 6 University does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.

University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of October 6 University's main facilities:

October 6 University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit October 6 University's Library

October 6 University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

October 6 University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of October 6 University's main services:

October 6 University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

October 6 University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

October 6 University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

October 6 University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

October 6 University's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

October 6 University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

October 6 University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministry of Higher Education of Egypt

Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important October 6 University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Supreme Council of Universities (SCU)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the October 6 University 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some October 6 University's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.

Facebook Facebook


Twitter X (Twitter)


YouTube YouTube

October 6 University's YouTube channel October 6 University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram


LinkedIn LinkedIn

October 6 University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

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