October 6 University

country rank  25
world rank  5905

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University Overview

Founded in 1996, October 6 University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of 6th of October City (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Giza. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Egypt, October 6 University (O6U) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. October 6 University (O6U) 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 24 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades.

University Identity

Name جامعة 6 أكتوبر
Acronym O6U
Founded 1996

University Location

Address Al Mehwar Al Markazi
6th of October City (population range: 250,000-499,999)
12511 Giza
T +20 (2) 3835 5275
F +20 (2) 3835 5277

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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 Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to October 6 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)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020