Suez Canal University

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Suez Canal University
جامعة قناة السويس
TypePublic university
PresidentDr. Mamdouh Mostafa Ghorab
30°37′22″N 32°16′30″E / 30.62278°N 32.27500°E / 30.62278; 32.27500Coordinates: 30°37′22″N 32°16′30″E / 30.62278°N 32.27500°E / 30.62278; 32.27500

The Suez Canal University is an Egyptian university serving the Suez Canal region. Its faculties are located in the three governorates of the Suez Canal Region (Port Said, Ismailia & Suez). It was established in 1974. It is well-known for its non-traditional research. It has 48 faculties (16 in Ismaïlia, 13 in Port Said, 10 in Suez and 9 in Arish[1]) with a total number of students reaching 21,325.[2]

The University has about 53 special units for research, education and community development.[3]

The university also includes number of centers and units which offer different types of services which are:

The Center Of Open Education

Which aims to provide an opportunity of continuing education for anyone who is holding a high school degree or a technical diploma and desires to raise/improve their educational and cultural level and obtain a bachelor's degree granted by the faculties which participate in center's program. The center also aims at granting various specializations to the bachelor's degree holders who want to have specialized degrees in the areas which are taught by the Center.

Suez Canal University Hospitals

Accredited Suez Canal University Hospitals provide evidence-based health care services that utilize top-notch technologies to serve the Egyptian community

Faculty Members and Leaders Development Center

which aims to provide continuing professional development opportunities for faculty members and leaders at the university

Information and Communication Technology Center

Which provides all the information about the university and its educational systems and the various details on programs of study at the various colleges


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