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    Helwan University

    Founding year: 1975
    Website: Visit Website
    Number of students: 0
    Genders Accepted: Mixed (Co-education)
    Leadership: Prof. Maged Mohammad Fahmy Negm (President)
    Number of staff: 0
    Type: Universities


    Following Law No. 70 of 1975, Helwan University was established on 26/7/1975. The foundation stone was laid in 1975. On 8/1/1985, the contract of the first-phase establishment was concluded. Then it was established, and HU faculties began to be brought together within one Campus after long years of being off-Campus in different places.

    HU is 350 acres located in Ein Helwan. HU (Future University) comprises 20 faculties, 58 self-sponsored units, and several new facilities. HU is marked by unique specific faculties (Applied Arts, Art Education, Music Education), which do not exist in other Egyptian Universities. There are also mother faculties (Fine Arts, Physical Educations for Men, Physical Education for Women, Home Economics) from which similar faculties in other Universities have emerged.

    Since Helwan University was established in Ein Helwan- Helwan City, all the surrounding areas such as Ezbet El-Walda and Ein Helwan have been given full attention through conferences and symposiums to improve those areas. When established, HU has been a real milestone in developing the University Education concept in Egypt. HU is considered the permanent Future University, and its development represents the educational process promotion and social development in Egypt.

    Helwan University is a university of technology and applications; it possesses all the factors of distinction and diversity. It is considered a unique model among Egyptian Universities as it encompasses Arts, Fine arts, Applied Arts, Art Education, Music Education, and Physical Education Faculties. Being within the heart of an industrial community, Helwan University is considered a unique model among Egyptian universities in general.

    The Main Campus is in Ain Helwan, Cairo. Several faculties have been moved there, while others are still located in Zamalek, Boulaq, Giza, El Manyal. Huge buildings are constructed at Ain Helwan so that ultimately all the university faculties would have one location.

    The hospital has been equipped to the highest level and included laboratories and binoculars unit. A physiotherapy clinic also has a pharmacy and three operating rooms equipped with the latest equipment. Established on 30/6/1981 by the University Council Resolution No. 48 as a unique nature unit supervised by Prof. Vice President for Education and Students Affairs. The University offered the therapeutic service to the university students and the service's development to include the employees of the University and their families. To spread medical service and health awareness in the surrounding environment.

    There is the Central Library in addition to the libraries of the faculties. They offer books for external borrowing, references, journals, and theses for internal review. They also offer bibliography and photocopying services.

    The university policy depends on expansion to take advantage of the opportunities in front of Helwan University for expansion and excellence in education and studies, research and environment service and active interaction with the local community. as well as technological modernization to happen coordination and integration between the technical requirements of various colleges and disciplines, as well as to maximize returns from technological systems available to the University, such as libraries, laboratories, and centers of information and communication systems, etc.

    Helwan University seeks to be a leading educational and research institution in technology and arts. Under the International Quality Standards, HU makes every effort to be remarkable in education and science.

    Helwan University, an Egyptian public university, works on:

    • Providing high-quality academic programs governed by local and International Standards to prepare distinguished graduates capable of competition and innovation. Those graduates will be able to meet their society's needs and contribute to social development and well-being.
    • Providing competency improvement programs for Faculty members while improving their educational and research capabilities will eventually be reflected efficiently on both students and the local and national environments.
    • Promoting scientific research at the University.
    • Achieving continuing education and promoting cooperation with international educational institutions.
    • Contributing effectively to community service and development and culture-building, along with promoting community production sectors to go into local, regional, and international competition.


    Address: Helwan University, Al Sikka Al Hadid Al Gharbeya, Qism Helwan, Helwan, Cairo Governorate , 11111, Egypt

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