Universities in Cairo, Egypt
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Cairo
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  • Universities in Cairo
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Cairo
  • (10 institution and 3 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Cairo
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Cairo
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Latest Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities from Scimago Institutions. 2 universities from Cairo appear in this ranking.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: QS World University Rankings By Subject (Mathematics) updated with Al-Azhar University ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Cairo.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: Latest THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education from THE Times Higher Education, UK. 2 universities from Cairo appear in this ranking.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: 4icu published most recent results of UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities. Includes 4 universities from Cairo.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Cairo

Clinical, Pre-clinical and Health
#501 
Helwan University
Physical Sciences
#801 
Helwan University

Rankings of universities in Cairo, Egypt 2021

#1

Al-Azhar University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (381 reviews)
  • #16 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #519 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Helwan University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (50 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #20 
  • #561 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Misr International University

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  • #14 
  • #111 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #4384 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#4

Nahda University

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  • #19 
  • #157 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #33 
  • #10775 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#5

Sinai University

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  • #34 
  • #11078 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

Cairo Key Facts for International Students

Population: 7735000

Time: GMT +2

District/province: Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah,

Living costs for students in Cairo:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 57* (43% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 49* (51% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 66* (34% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 39.75 EGP
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 220 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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FAQ

Al-Azhar University ranks #1 in Cairo in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Cairo Helwan University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 16 rankings where Helwan University is listed.

Helwan University is ranked best in Cairo for Medicine & Health (Clinical, Pre-clinical and Health). See all rankings for the Helwan University.

Helwan University is ranked best in Cairo for Natural Sciences (Physical Sciences). See all rankings for the Helwan University.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Arab Region University Rankings 2021:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 15%
International research network 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -Young University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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