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.
Tel: +20 (84) 6380696
Fax: +20 (84) 6334031
Official Website: www.fayoum.edu.eg/