Fayoum University

Posted on Tuesday, June 21, 2011
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Fayoum University is a public university located in the Egyptian city of Al Fayyum in northern Egypt.

In 1975, the Faculty of Education in Fayoum was established as one of the faculties affiliated to Cairo University. In 1976, the Faculty of Agriculture in Fayoum University was established and the Faculty of Engineering was established in 1981. In 1983, a presidential decree was issued considering Fayoum as an independent branch of Cairo University.

The university has many facilities. One campus is situated on an area of 50 feddans and is located in El-Gamaa area. A new campus is sited on an area of 100 feddans in Kom Oshim Zone in the north of Fayoum. The University Administration building includes offices of the president and his vice-presidents and the Great Celebration Hall as well as Dormitories, Central Printing Press, Central Restaurant and Medical department.

Courses Offered

  • Undergraduate programs
  • Graduate programs


  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Social Work
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Hotels and Tourism
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Archaeology
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Computer science and Information
  • Faculty of Specific Education
  • Faculty of Kindergarten
  • Faculty of Dar Al-Ulum


  • Technical Institute of Nursing

Contact Us
Fayoum University
University zone
63514 Fayoum
Tel: +20 (84) 6380696
Fax: +20 (84) 6334031
Official Website: www.fayoum.edu.eg/

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