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Al Azhar University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Al-Azhar University has an impressive history and is Egypt's oldest degree-granting university. The university was founded in 970 or 972 in Cairo, Egypt providing the opportunity to study Islamic law, logic, grammar and rhetoric. Even more impressive, Al-Azhar University represents the only university in the Arabic world to survive as a modern university.

701+
2016
701+
2017
801-1000
2018
  • 64.2
    International Students
37
2016
=35
2017
50
2018
Arab Region Rankings
  • 42.1
    Overall Score
  • 71.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 31.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 35.6
    Faculty Student
  • 39.7
    International Students
  • 20.6
    Web Impact
  • 52.5
    Citations per Paper
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
20,000

Number of students

318,888
Postgraduate 8%
Undergraduate 92%

Number of international students

65,425
Postgraduate %
Undergraduate 92%
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