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 636K citations received by 52.6K publications made by 9 universities in Cairo, measured the popularity of 192 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Cairo
#2 in Egypt
#17 in Africa
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1950
#2 in Cairo
#6 in Egypt
#33 in Africa
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1961
#3 in Cairo
#9 in Egypt
#49 in Africa
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1975
#4 in Cairo
#24 in Egypt
#165 in Africa
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1996
#5 in Cairo
#34 in Egypt
#271 in Africa
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2006
#6 in Cairo
#38 in Egypt
#325 in Africa
Founded
2006
#7 in Cairo
#43 in Egypt
#507 in Africa
Enrollment
1,077
Founded
2012
#9 in Cairo
#48 in Egypt
#782 in Africa
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
4 Cairo University 1
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Giza
11 Sohag university 25
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Nasser City
17 New Giza University 44
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Giza
21 German University in Cairo 15
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New Cairo
21 Nile University 22
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Sheikh Zayed City
21 University of Science and Technology at Zewail City 42
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6th of October City
24 Future University in Egypt 28
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New Cairo
25 American University in Cairo 4
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New Cairo
29 October 6 University 41
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6th of October City
31 Misr University for Science and Technology 23
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6th of October City