Welcome to Ain Shams University

Ain Shams University, as the third Egyptian university, was founded in July 1950 under the name of "Ibrahim Pasha University".

Al Zafaran Palace

It was built in the style of the palace of Versailles in France; it dates back to 1870 in the Khedive Ismail era, built on the ruins of the "Palace of the Stone". The palace witnessed many of the historical events that took place in Egypt.

Student Activities

Ain Shams University is keen to open the way for students to practice various activities that develop their skills and abilities. Activities include various cultural, sport and artistic aspects to scientific competitions.

University Board

Leaders accustomed to fruitful cooperation in order to make Ain Shams University in the lead and also to be in the forefront of the Scientific institutions which presented Creators and Thinkers in different Fields.

Building Your Knowledge

The Central Library; was founded in 1950, upon the foundation of Ain Shams University . It is an academic library, so its visitors are University staff members, students, researchers,and adminstrators from the university.

About ASU

Ain Shams University, as the third Egyptian university, was founded in July 1950 under the name of "Ibrahim Pasha University". It participated with the two earlier universities, "Cairo University" (Fua'd the 1st ) and "Alexandria University" (Farouk the 1st) in fulfilling the message of universities and meeting the increasing demand of youth for higher education. When it was first established, Ain Shams University comprised a number of distinguished faculties and academic institutes, which were later developed into university.

Ain Shams University faces the Corona virus

Ain Shams University implemented many precautionary measures to face the mysterious virus, as it started seminars and awareness workshops in various faculties and university cities, as well as contracted with companies to cleanse university buildings, An integrated field hospital was established for the first time in Egypt and the Middle East 

 Ain Shams University Field Hospital

Precautionary measures for the safety of students during


Medical Advice service for Faculty staff and employees

Ain Shams University Hospitals launches telemedicine service for pediatrics

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ASU Facts

Below are some interesting facts about Ain Shams university .
Top 200 in Times Higher Education GoldenAge Universities
4 Stars QS Ranking
Top In 701-800 Shanghai Academic Ranking
Postgraduate Institute
Faculty Staff
Joint Programs with international Programs
International Students
Postgraduate Students
Credit Hours Programs