List of 9 best universities in Cairo

We ranked 9 best universities in Cairo based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 668K citations received by 59.6K publications made by 9 universities in Cairo, measured the popularity of 165 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Ain Shams University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1950
  2. Al-Azhar University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1961
  3. Helwan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1975
  4. Misr International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1996
  5. Nahda University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2006
  6. Heliopolis University logo
    Enrollment
    1,077
    Founded
    2012
  7. Sinai University logo
    Founded
    2006
  8. Egyptian Chinese University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2013

Universities near Cairo

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
4Cairo University1
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Giza
11Sohag university18
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Nasser City
17New Giza University45
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Giza
21German University in Cairo15
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New Cairo
21Nile University27
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Sheikh Zayed City
24Future University in Egypt32
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New Cairo
25American University in Cairo4
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New Cairo
29October 6 University30
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6th of October City
31Misr University for Science and Technology25
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6th of October City
33University of Science and Technology at Zewail City29
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6th of October City