Sohag university

country rank  17
world rank  4988

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University Overview

Founded in 2006, Sohag university is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Nasser City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Sohag. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, Sohag university (SO) is a very large (EduListing enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sohag university (SO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 14 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Egyptian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة سوهاج
Acronym SO
Founded 2006

University Location

Address Sohag University Street
Nasser City (population range: 50,000-249,999)
82524 Sohag
T +20 (93) 457 0000
F +20 (93) 460 2597

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Administration Bld, Sohag university
Sohag 82524
+20 (2) 408 2400

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Sohag university's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Supreme Council of Universities (SCU)

Academic Structure


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