Kafrelsheikh University

country rank  28
world rank  6341

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University Overview

Established in 2006, Kafrelsheikh University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Kafr El Sheikh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kafr el-Sheikh. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, Kafrelsheikh University (KFS) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kafrelsheikh University (KFS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 70-80% making this Egyptian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة كفر الشيخ
Acronym KFS
Founded 2006
Colours White, blue and light green

University Location

Address El-Geish Street
Kafr El Sheikh (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
33516 Kafr el-Sheikh
T +20 (47) 322 4707
F +20 (47) 322 3419

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)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 70-80%
Admission Office El Geish Street
Kafrelsheikh 33516
+20 (47) 322 4707
(47) 322 4707

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Kafrelsheikh 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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