Helwan University

Address : Al Sikka Al Hadid Al Gharbeya, Al Masaken Al Iqtisadeyah, Helwan, Cairo Governorate, Egypt , EGYPT

Short Name
Helwan University

Helwan University is globally recognized, and the leading university in Egypt, which was established in July 26, 1975. It is one of the three major government universities in Cairo the capital of Egypt. It is a public university situated in Helwan, Egypt, which is part of Greater Cairo. It is recognized by MCI and many more international professional groups. Helwan University provides education at the undergraduate level, graduate level, and post-graduate level. Helwan University is a university of technology and applications, it possesses all the factors of distinction and diversity. It is taken into consideration to be a completely unique version among Egyptian universities because it encompasses arts, Applied Arts, Art Education, Music Education, and Physical Education Faculties. 

Helwan University comprises 20 faculties as well as 50 research centers and productive units which connect the university with the problems of Egyptian society. It is an institution of advanced education that trains specialists in numerous fields of knowledge and completes research. It is considered as one of the most prestigious universities in Egypt and a major center of advanced learning and dynamic thinking. The University has formed into a huge scale, a well-managed comprehensive university with good teaching staff. Helwan University is one of those universities which is having an advanced system of education, and it trains students with the help of updated education technology of medical study. The university embraces the high-tech methods of practical medicine that empower students to be focused, competitive, and flexible in the world market.

Helwan University is the youngest of 3 major government universities in Cairo, it encompasses some of the most unique and oldest faculties in Egypt and the Middle-East. For Example, the Faculty of Applied Arts was established in 1839, Faculty of Fine Arts and Arts Education were established in1908 and 1936 respectively. The campus has a brilliant range of facilities inclusive of restaurants, a sports hall, bookshops, a central library, a shopping mall, an art exhibition hall, and many more. The university is providing the best infrastructure for its students and the quality facilities like good and spacious hostels, libraries, modern classrooms, etc. The university has one of the largest electronic libraries amongst all the Egyptian universities. 

Moreover, Helwan University is providing a healthy and friendly environment on the campus for its students. All the study buildings of the university are equipped with well-furnished classrooms, study halls, seminar rooms. Within a short period of time Helwan University has grown to huge proportions within a university campus that comprises numerous university buildings constructed along with the latest architectural models and supplied with all the needs for the educational process. The institute has various other activity centers in the campus like gym, separate sports complex, etc. The University believes in the overall development of every student and thus organizes various personality development programs such as Seminars, Debates, Conferences, and Student Exchange programs. Apart from personality development programs, the university organizes various sports and cultural events and also encourages students to partake in these activities.

Helwan University currently has more than 170,000 (150,000 undergraduates, and 20,000postgraduates) with 5,000 faculty members and 7,000 administrative staff. 50% of the total student population is female and more than 60% of the administration staff population. The University is focused on the advancement of knowledge, ensuring high standard teaching and learning experience, creating innovative thinking and skills of analysis to address the challenges of a changing society and produce better informed and more mentally adaptable graduates well prepare for work in the 21st century. The University is continuously taking significant steps for improving existing facilities and making new ones.

Currently, Helwan University effectively introduces modern computing facilities and effective educational technologies, constantly improving the standard and special software thus providing and creating information support of the educational process. The University offers a wide selection of computer educational software, access to a large variety of information sources in electronic form including medical websites.

Now the Helwan University actively introducing modern and effective educational technologies, constantly improving information support of the educational process. The university has a large selection of computer educational programs, rich electronic libraries, access to Internet medical sites.

  • Candidate must have passed their 10+2(sr. secondary education) with minimum 50% marks with PCB (physics, chemistry, and biology) from any recognized board.
  • Admission will be on the basis of the marks obtained in the entrance exam (NEET).
Tution FeeTution Fee Per YearTotal Tution Fee
USD $ 6000 30000
Course Duration : 5 Years   
  • Library: - The university has a central library within the campus. The central library is a four-floor building on an area of 5,000 sq. meter. The ground floor of the library includes an Information office equipped with computers, Periodicals rooms, reading rooms, music library, etc. The first floor of the library includes Reading rooms for Applied and Pure Sciences, Administration offices, Micro film library, etc. The second floor of the library includes Reading rooms for social and human areas, Thesis library. The third floor of the library includes Researchers reading rooms, Seminar rooms, etc.
  • Sports: - The institute has both indoor and outdoor sports facilities on the campus like table tennis, basketball, etc.
  • Labs: - The institute has a well-equipped lab on the campus with modern equipment and tools.
  • Computer lab: - The institute has a well-equipped computer lab on the campus with the latest computer machines and tools.
  • Gym: - The institute has a gym on the campus with modern machines and tools like dumbbells, treadmill.
The university has a guest house that offers various services to university staff. The Guesthouse has a 4-floor building. The in-ground floor is the visitor’s lounge, multipurpose halls, and the main conference halls. The other three floors are having the accommodation rooms. On the First floor, there are eight -male-only- rooms with two shared bathrooms. Similarly, On the second floor, there are eight -women-only- rooms. The final floor consists of a total of 12 single and double occupancy rooms each with attached bathrooms. The university does not have a proper hostel for their students so the students can go for the private hostels which are located near the university. Following are some of the important details of those private hostels: -
  1. University distance from Hostel: - The university does not have its own hostel but there are many other private hostels for students near the university
  2. Basic Amenities: - All the rooms are well-furnished and air-conditioned with all the necessary amenities like a bed, bed sheets, mattress, WIFI internet facility, etc.
  3. Laundry room info: - Every hostel is having a common laundry room that can be used by every student on that particular floor.
  4. Kitchen info: - Each floor of every hostel is having a common kitchen which can be used by every student of that particular floor. Kitchens are shared with 2-3 electric burners, and a microwave, where students can cook their meals whenever they want to do. Moreover, there is a common refrigerator in every kitchen.
  5. Washroom and Toilet info: - There is a common washroom and a common toilet is there for every two rooms.
  6. Boy and Girl Division info: - Boys and Girls hostels are separate.
  7. Security info: - All the hostels are very safe and secure as they have security cameras in every hostel for student safety.
  8. Indian Mess availability info: - Indian food facility is not available in the hostel.
  9. Gym info: - There are no Gym facilities in the hostels.
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Total: - 4,120
Registration Fee
Rs. 25000
Admission Fee
Rs. 0
Visa Fee
Rs. 74000
Travel Fee
Rs. 0

Total BMU Processing Fee : - Rs. 99000 + GST

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  • The university has ranked 16th in universities of Egypt by 4icu.
  • The university ranks 4965th in universities of the world by 4icu.
  • The university has ranked 10th in universities of Egypt by Webometrics.
  • The university has ranked 1987th in universities of Egypt by Webometrics.
  • According to QS ranking 2020, Helwan University was rated 49th in The Arab Region and 8th in Egypt.
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