University ranking. Cairo University is one of the best universities of Egypt. The university is among the best 5% worldwide, ranking 476 in international ratings. Cairo University has garnered a reputation in international circles for its programs in «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is considered to be among the best in the quality of education and ranks in the top 300 in that criterion. Cairo University is respected by employers of Egypt and the world.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must provide the document of previous academic performance as well as the results of the examinations. In order to get accepted the applicant just have to match the criteria set by the university. The academic year is traditionally consists of semesters. CU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. In order to obtain a master’s degree the student must spend about 1,000 USD per year. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. CU is changing with the times and now offers online programs in addition to traditional full-time ones. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://cu.edu.eg.
The composition of the university. Cairo University is classified as a large university with more than 207,000 concurrent students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The ratio of foreign students at CU is 3% of all students. The academic staff consists of more than 14 thousand specialists. CU has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. You can follow the university on social media to learn more about its life: Youtube, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of CU. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered. The university is in the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).
|Bachelor (foreigners)||1,000 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||1,000 USD/year.|
|Bachelor (citizens)||64 USD/year.|
|Master (citizens)||64 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$285 -504 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on grades and examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
• Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt
• Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||306|
|Engineering and Technology||224|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||318|
|Social Sciences and Management||322|
|UniPage World University Ranking||476|
|QS World University Rankings||507|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||401|
|Spanish||Universidad de El Cairo|
|French||Université du Caire|
|Portuguese||Universidade do Cairo|