Assiut University

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Assiut University
جامعة أسيوط
TypeGovernmental university

Assiut University is a university located in Assiut, Egypt. It was established in October 1957 as the first university in Upper Egypt.[1]


Faculty members: 2,442
Assistant lecturers and demonstrators: 1,432
Administrative staff: 11,686
Other service assistants: 3,815[2]

Faculties and institutes[edit]

The university includes 16 faculties and three institutes.

  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • Faculty of Commerce
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Physical Education
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Specific Education
  • Faculty of Education (New Valley regional Campus)
  • Faculty of Social Work
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Computers and Information
  • Faculty of dentistry
  • Sugar Technology Research Institute
  • South Egypt Cancer Institute (SECI)
  • Technical Institute of Nursing
  • Faculty of Agriculture (New Valley Branch)

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ "Assiut University". Retrieved 14 February 2013.
    - "Egypt". Retrieved 14 February 2013.
    - "Research from Assiut University, Medical Department in the area of liver cirrhosis published". Health & Medicine Week – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). 12 February 2008. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 14 February 2013.
  2. ^ Assuit University History

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°11′16″N 31°10′13″E / 27.18778°N 31.17028°E / 27.18778; 31.17028