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Mansoura University

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Located on the east bank of the Nile, around 120km northwest of Cairo, is Mansoura University. Founded in 1972, Mansoura University is an internationally ranked university and is also a top 30 university in the QS Arab Region University Rankings 2019.

It is comprising over 7,000 faculty members who teach over 165,000 undergraduate students and 18,000 postgraduate students across a wide range of degree programs, including engineering, science, agriculture, veterinary medicine, medicine and dentistry.  

Most degrees at Mansoura University are fully-taught in English. However, there are some Arab-taught degree programs as well.

Mansoura University has a distinguished reputation for its medical facilities, including nine major hospitals and medical centers, as well as a medical experience research center (MERC). It has also recently been in the spotlight for it’s newest discovery of the Mansourasauras, which has been described as being a genus of herbivorous dinosaur, discovered in the Quseir Formation of Egypt.

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Mansoura University’s main campus is located in the heart of Mansoura City, and is made up of more than 18 faculties, three of which are off-campus. These include:
•    The Faculty of Medicine
•    The Faculty of Education
•    The Faculty of Science
•    The Faculty of Pharmacy
•    The Faculty of Dentistry
•    The Faculty of Commerce
•    The Faculty of Law
•    The Faculty of Engineering
•    The Faculty of Agriculture
•    The Faculty of Arts
•    The Faculty of Nursing
•    The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
•    The Faculty of Physical Education
•    The Faculty of Computers and Information
•    The Faculty of Fine Arts
•    The Faculty of Specific Education (off-campus)
•    The Faculty of Hotels and Tourism (off-campus)
•    The Faculty of Kindergarten (off-campus)

Mansoura University offers a number of outstanding services and facilities which students and faculty can hugely benefit from, including:

E-services – such as the Student Information System, free WIFI access across the entire university campus, personal student accounts which can access international libraries and databases, academic emails, as well as e-learning.  

Specialized centers – these allow students to develop their specialist training and skills. Centers include the Scientific Computing Center, English for Specific Purposes Center, Arabic Language Learning Center for Non-native Speakers, as well as the Communications and Information Technology Center.

Student accommodation

There are three large accommodation complexes available for students which provide a full-board stay, studying halls, restaurants and full supervision by highly qualified staff.
There is also a student hospital, a well-equipped sports complex and an international student club where all students are welcome.

Mansoura University welcomes students from all over the world. Currently, 10 percent of the student cohort is international with six nationalities represented on campus.

Mansoura University’s academic and career opportunities are balanced with a campus lifestyle that is second-to-none in Egypt, and offers a great array of sporting, cultural and social choices.

Social and cultural activities include one-day trips, trips to the Pharaonic Village and national museum, as well as sports days at the university’s Olympic Village.

If you’re interested in studying an undergraduate degree at Mansoura University, you will need to contact the relevant administrative office of the faculty that you wish to apply to. You will also be required to submit your high school transcripts as well as pass a health check.

The average tuition fees for international students at Mansoura University are approximately $6,000 per academic year.

For more information regarding admissions and specific entry requirements, please visit the university’s website and select the faculty in which you are interested in applying to.

Students at Mansoura University are equipped with the skills, knowledge and expertise necessary for the world of work after graduating.

University Highlights

Total students - 157,458


International students - 4,696


Total faculty staff - 5,403


Total students - 157,458


International students - 4,696


Total faculty staff - 5,403

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