Tanta University

country rank  19
world rank  5904

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University Overview

Founded in 1972, Tanta University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Tanta (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Gharbia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, Tanta University (TU) is a coeducational higher education institution. Tanta University (TU) 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, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 46 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة طنطا
Acronym TU
Founded 1972

University Location

Address El-Geish Street
Tanta (population range: 250,000-499,999)
31527 Gharbia
T +20 (40) 337 7929
F +20

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

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 Rate Not reported
Admission Office El-Giesh Street - Tanat University administration building
Tanta 31527
+20 (40) 337 7929

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt


  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018