The British University in Egypt

country rank  9
world rank  4127

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 2005, The British University in Egypt is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the metropolis of El Sherouk City (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Cairo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, The British University in Egypt (BUE) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The British University in Egypt (BUE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 12 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name الجامعة البريطانية في مصر
Acronym BUE
Founded 2005
Motto Learn How to Think not What to Think
Colours Orange, white and yellow

University Location

Address Misr Ismalia Road
El Sherouk City (population range: over 5,000,000)
11837 Cairo
T +20 (2) 689 0000
F +20 (2) 687 5897

Degree Levels & Study Areas

Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Misr Ismalia Road
El Sherouk City 11837
+20 (2) 689 0000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to The British University in Egypt's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt


Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Academic Structure


Social Media

Online Courses

iTunes U
Not reported

Open Education Consortium
Not reported

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.

Related resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Egypt

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Africa by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 21 March 2018