Ain Shams University or جامعة عين شمس (ASU) - public higher education institution in Egypt. ASU was officially founded in 1950. One of the attractions of the capital of Egypt is the main campus of ASU.

University ranking. Ain Shams University is among the best educational institutions in Egypt, that is among the top 5 universities according to the national rankings. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities. ASU is popular among the employers as they gladly hire its graduates.

Application process and the cost of tuition. 1,000 USD/год. In order to obtain a master’s degree the student must spend about 1,000 USD per year. Before starting to plan your education at ASU read more information on the official website

The composition of the university. Ain Shams University is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 204,000 students. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. The university has about 1% of foreign students. The academic staff of ASU includes more than 10 thousand teachers and professors.

Infrastructure of ASU. The library is available to all of the students. On campus the students can use the sports facilities provided by the university. It is one of the members of Association of African Universities (AAU), and Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).
World ranking 730
Country ranking 3
Employer Reputation 263
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 730
QS World University Rankings 704
Cost of living in Cairo
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 91 131
Food 109 204
Transportation 5 16
Communications and utilities 62 50
Clothing 21 82
Sports and leisure 20 62
Total 309 544
Accommodation in Cairo USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 92
Shared room in city centre 132
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 126
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 214
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة عين شمس
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