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Port Said University

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2023
Young University Rankings 2023
A lobour -Port, Port Fouad, Port Said, 42526, Egypt

About Port Said University

Port Said University was originally established in 1975 as part of Helwan University. In 1976 it became a branch of Suez Canal University and in 2010 the Egyptian President decided to open Port Said University as an independent institution.

There are currently 13 faculties on offer at the university: kindergarten, physical education, medicine, specific education, arts, science, management technology and information systems, nursing, education, commerce, engineering, pharmacy, and law. Students can study at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Throughout the year Port Said University carries out various research projects. It is particularly committed to developing solutions for environmental problems faced by rural communities. One example of this is the production of a water desalination system powered by solar and biomass energy resources. This system produces fresh water for those living in rural areas using renewable energy.

The university is based in Port Said, a city in northeastern Egypt. The university was founded in 1859 on a low sandy strip separating Lake Manzala from the Mediterranean Sea.

The city sits on the western bank of the Suez Canal and is twinned with Port Fuad, which is situated on the eastern side of the canal. There is a free ferry that runs from Port Said to Port Fuad daily, allowing locals and tourists to travel easily between them. The two cities coexist to form a metropolitan area with over one million residents, which spans across two continents – Asia and Africa.

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Key statistics

  • 28.3
    No. of students per staff
  • 0%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 62 : 38
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 29,241
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at Port Said University

  • Life sciences

    • Biological Sciences
    • Agriculture & Forestry
    • Sport Science
  • Social sciences

    • Sociology
    • Geography
    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
  • Arts & humanities

    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • Architecture
    • History, Philosophy & Theology
  • Education

    • Education
  • Engineering & technology

    • Chemical Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Physical sciences

    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Chemistry
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Medicine & Dentistry
    • Other Health
  • Business & economics

    • Business & Management
    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Psychology

    • Psychology