Founded in 2006, Pharos University in Alexandria is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the metropolis of Alexandria (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Pharos University in Alexandria (PUA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 12 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Egyptian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||2,500-5,000 US$
|International students Int'l student||5,000-7,500 US$
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||Canal El Mahmoudia
+20 (3) 387 7000
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt
Year of first Accreditation
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Open Education Consortium
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