City University of Cairo (CUC) - Capital of Science & Knowledge is an Egyptian private university established and operated according to the provisions of law no. 12 of 2009 of the private and national universities in Egypt and the executive regulations that were issued under the Presidential Decree no. 302 of the year 2010.

 

This university was founded as per Presidential Decree No. 53 of 2020.

 

All the issued certificates by the CUC are equivalent to those by the Supreme Council of Universities. Through applied and environmental programs, the CUC seeks to offer a highly performing distinguished graduate. Ths is in order to  strike a balance between the university’s outputs and labor market needs. Through its educational programs, CUC looks forward to achieving the goals of sustainable development and presenting  a new generation of Arab and African youth capable of coping with the accelerating changes which the world witnesses today. 

Scientific research of the CUC aims to provide practical solutions for industry and production issues in order to optimize the utilization of the natural resources of our Arab and African region through numerous research and collaborative partnerships. The CUC has a section concerned with community service. It consists of the Industry Research Center and another Production Research Center and others. 

A number of experts of industry, finance and business take part in the planning aspects of the university and finding solutions to the problems that impede community development on the local, Arab, and African levels.

City University of Cairo has been founded to be the capital of science and knowledge through the services it provides to students, researchers, and society thanks to its financial resources, state-of-the-art facilities, and expert professors and consultants.

The CUC has been founded according to the most updated systems that guarantee the interrelation of the academic community, research centers, service units, and the administrative system. Ths es in order to accomplish the best local and international criteria of quality assurance, by providing CUC’s services to students, researchers and the surrounding community with its material potential, modern constructions and an elite group of  professors, experts and consultants. 

The City University is strategically located in New Heliopolis minutes from the capital of the future Arab Republic of Egypt, which is a modern smart city of the fourth generation designed according to the latest international standards and trends.

The City University of Cairo (CUC) consists of five practical and theoretical faculties as follows:

  1. Physiotherapy
  2. Engineering and Technology
  3. Mass communication
  4. Art & design
  5. Economics & Administrative Sciences

CUC is also interested in establishing research units, to serve Egyptian society, countries of the Middle East and the African continent, such as:  
    -Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Unit. 
    -Animal Lab
    -Engineering and Technology Research Unit
    -Economic and Political Research Unit.
    -Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Research Unit.
CUC is also interested in establishing research units, to serve Egyptian society, countries of the Middle East and the African continent, such as:  
   -Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Unit. 
   -Animal Lab
   -Engineering and Technology Research Unit
   -Economic and Political Research Unit.
   -Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Research Unit.
   -African Research and Studies Unit.
   -Media Research Unit.
   -Energy and Natural Resources Applications Unit.
   -Small Enterprise and Employment Unit.
   -Publishing and Translation Research Unit.
   -Public Opinion Research Unit.  

City University has three main roles: education, scientific research and community service. According to its vision, the University seeks to provide a highly skilled graduate with the skills of scientific performance who can effectively contribute to production institutions. By providing environmental applied programmes, CUC strikes a balance between its outputs and the evolving demands of various labor sectors. Through its educational programmes, the University aspires to achieve sustainable development goals and strives to cultivate a generation of young Arab and African individuals who can readily adapt to the ever-changing global landscape.

For its applying nature, scientific research endeavors to focus on practical solutions to industry and production issues. Its primary objective is to leverage the abundant natural resources available in the Arab and African region thereby promoting optimal utilization.Through collaborative research initiatives and programs, the university aims to address real-world issues and foster productive partnerships with other organizations and institutions. By doing so it seeks to facilitate knowledge exchange and contribute to the overall advancement of scientific endeavors in the region. The University has a community service sector, including an industry research center, a production research center, etc., so that a number of experts in industry, finance and business participate in the University's planning aspects, find solutions to problems that impede the development process in the community as well as in Arab and African societies, and contribute to research, training and the provision of collaborative education opportunities for students.

The strategic framework of the City University of Cairo is centered around recognizing the significance of the university's role in the progress of the city it is situated in, specifically the new city of Heliopolis and its neighboring areas. This approach not only mirrors the practices of universities in advanced nations, but also highlights their commitment to establishing a comprehensive and realistic timeline aligned with education policies in Egypt. Furthermore, it seeks to contribute to the development endeavors in the Arab and African regions by adhering to fundamental guidelines