266
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The American University in Cairo / School of Global Affairs and Public Policy is located in Cairo, Egypt, in a suburban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Television and digital journalism
Master of Arts (MA) International human rights law
Master of Arts (MA) Migration and refugee studies
Master of Arts (MA) Gender and women's studies
Master of Public Policy (MPP) Public policy
Master of Arts (MA) Middle East studies
Master of Arts (MA) Journalism and mass communication
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration
(Diploma) Migration and refugee studies
Master of Laws (LL M) International and comparative law
Master of Global Affairs (MGA) Global affairs

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 94

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

357
Applied
182
Accepted
72
Enrolled
51%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 10
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

266
Total Graduate Students
75%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
24%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

30
Total faculty
Full-time (26)
Part-time (4)
Male (16)
Female (14)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Law, media and journalism; public policy and public administration; gender studies; Middle East Studies; global affairs; refugees studies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address AUC Avenue, PO Box 74
Cairo
Egypt
Contact Dr. Nabil Fahmy
Dean
Email: nfahmy@aucegypt.edu
Phone: -20-2-2615-2671