American University in Cairo

Egypt

American University in Cairo

Egypt

AUC is an anchor and a magnet. As the cultural and intellectual hub of Cairo, the University attracts the brightest minds from across the world. AUC is devoted to preparing its students to be global citizens, addressing the challenges facing the region and the world.

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The American University in Cairo stands as a crossroads for the world’s cultures and a vibrant forum for reasoned argument, spirited debate and understanding across the diversity of languages, facilities and human experiences.

Founded in 1919, AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. Its community of students, parents, faculty and staff, trustees, alumni and other generous sponsors represent more than 60 countries. 

The University offers 36 undergraduate, 44 master’s and two PhD programs rooted in a liberal arts education that encourages students to think critically and find creative solutions to conflicts and challenges facing both the region and the world. It also offers globally recognized professional community based education in English to meet the needs of the dynamic Egyptian and broader regional economies.

The University’s educational assets include the largest English-language academic library collection in Egypt, three modern theaters and 15 cross-disciplinary research centers. The University’s modern, 260-acre New Cairo campus constitutes a visionary investment in the future of Cairo, Egypt and the region — a state-of-the-art facility for advanced research, innovative teaching, lifelong learning and civic engagement.

Chartered and accredited in the United States and Egypt, The American University in Cairo is an independent, not-for-profit, equal-opportunity institution.

Male to female ratio

44:56

Percentage of international students

5.3%

Percentage of undergraduate students

83.7%

Percentage of graduate students

16.3%

Percentage of students on financial aid

50%

Student to faculty ratio

11:1

Number of student clubs

 60

Employment rate

70%

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UNDERGRADUATE

Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science
Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
Bachelor of Science in Physics
Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communications Engineering
Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Science Petroleum Engineering
 

GRADUATE

Master of Science in Biotechnology
Master of Science in Chemistry
Master of Science in Computer Science
Master of Science in Construction Engineering
Master of Engineering in Construction Engineering
Master of Science in Electronics and Communications Engineering
Master of Engineering in Electronics and Communications Engineering
Master of Engineering in Electronics and Communications with Concentration in Management of Technology
Master of Science in Environmental Engineering
Masters of Engineering in Environmental Systems Design
Master of Science in Finance
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
Master of Science in Nanotechnology
Master of Science in Physics
Master of Engineering in Robotics, Control and Smart Systems
Master of Science in Robotics, Control and Smart Systems
Master of Science in Sustainable Development
Master of Computing

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