Alexandria University (Arabic: جامعة الإسكندرية ) is a university in Alexandria, Egypt. It was established in 1938 as a satellite of Fouad I University, becoming an independent entity in 1942. It was known as Farouk University until it became the University of Alexandria in 1952. Taha Hussein was the founding rector of Alexandria University.
American University in Cairo (AUC) is a private university located in Cairo, Egypt. The university provides high quality educational opportunities to students largely from the well-off segments of Egyptian society, as well as from other countries, and contributes to Egypt's cultural and intellectual life.
Cairo University (Arabic: جامعة القاهرة, previously Egyptian University and later Fuʾād I University) is an institute of higher education located in Giza, Egypt. The university was founded on December 21, 1908, as the result of an effort to establish a national center for liberal thought. Several constituent colleges preceded the establishment of the university.
Mansoura University was founded in 1972 in Mansoura city, Egypt. Now, it also has a smaller branch in Damietta. It is one of the biggest Egyptian universities and has contributed much to the cultural and scientific life in Mansoura and Egypt. The faculty of medicine was founded in 1962 as a branch of Cairo University.