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Al-Azhar University

1 Al Mokhaym Al Daem, Cairo, EG, Cairo Egypt
    • QS World University Rankings
      1001-1200
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio16
    • International Students20,664
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty18,933

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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. Al-Azhar University (further - University) offers undergraduate, postgraduate and graduate study programs and has 81 faculties, 9 Institutes, 359 academic Departments, 42 Centres, 6 University hospitals and 27 General administration units. The main thematic focus areas of Al-Azhar University are Science and Technology, Management and Business Administration, Arts, Languages and Humanities, Agriculture, Dentistry and Medicine. 

     

     

    About

    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. Al-Azhar University (further - University) offers undergraduate, postgraduate and graduate study programs and has 81 faculties, 9 Institutes, 359 academic Departments, 42 Centres, 6 University hospitals and 27 General administration units. The main thematic focus areas of Al-Azhar University are Science and Technology, Management and Business Administration, Arts, Languages and Humanities, Agriculture, Dentistry and Medicine. 

     

     

    University highlights

    Al-Azhar University is one of the top Public universities in Cairo, Egypt. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #551- 600
    • 2014
      #651-700
    • 2015
      # 701+
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2017
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2019
      #801-1000
    • 2021
      #1001+
    • 2022
      #1001-1200

    Ranking criteria

    8.8
    Academic Reputation
    1.2
    Citations per Faculty
    4.7
    Employer Reputation
    11.4
    Faculty Student Ratio
    1
    International Faculty Ratio
    8.4
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    299,054

    12%
    88%

    International students
    20,664

    4%
    96%

    Total faculty staff
    18,933

    36
    18897

    Total students
    299,054

    12%
    88%

    International students
    20,664

    4%
    96%

    Total faculty staff
    18,933

    18897
    36
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