Cairo University: Ranking & Review

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Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate95%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment67,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$500$500
International students$1,750$3,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesCU
جامعة القاهرة
AccreditationMinistry of Higher Education, Egypt
Affiliations and membershipsFederation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Academic structureFaculty of Engineering
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Computers and Information System
Faculty of Pharmacology
Faculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Economics and Political Science
Faculty of Mass Communication
Faculty of Archaeology
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Commerce
Faculty of Specialized Education
Faculty of Nursing
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Physiotherapy
Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Faculty of Dar El-Ulum
Faculty of Kindergarten
Statistical Studies and Research Institute
African Studies and Research Institutes
National Cancer Institute
Faculty of Regional and Urban Planning
Institute of Educational Studies and Research
National Institute of Laser Enhanced Sciences
Center of Open Education
Cairo Center for Languages and Arabic Culture
Colorsgold, blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio9
Religious affiliationIslamic

Location and Contacts

Address5th Ahmed Zewail st. (Tharwat st.) - Dokki
Giza, Giza, 12613
Urbanization levelUrban
City population3,022,000
Phone+20 (2) 3335 5356
Fax+20 (2) 568 8884

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