Pharos University in Alexandria

Pharos University in Alexandria Ranking

country rank: 36
world rank: 7418

University Overview

Pharos University in Alexandria, founded in 2006, is a for-profit private higher education institution nestled in the rural setting of Alexandria’s huge metropolis (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Egyptian higher education school that is officially recognized by Egypt’s Ministry of Higher Education. Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees) and bachelor degrees in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Egyptian higher-education school, which is 14 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on students’ previous academic records and grades. The admittance rate for this Egyptian higher education institution is 60-70 percent, making it a somewhat selective university. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. PUA also provides students with a library, lodging, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Pharos University in Alexandria Ranking

University Identity

Name Pharos University in Alexandria
Acronym PUA
Founded 2006

University Location

Address Canal El Mahmoudia Alexandria 21311 Alexandria Egypt
Tel +20 (3) 387 7000
Fax +20 (3) 383 0249

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Canal El Mahmoudia Alexandria 21311 (3) 387 7000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Supreme Council of Universities (SCU)

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