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Studying in Egypt merges ancient history with modern vitality, offering an enriching experience. From iconic landmarks like the Pyramids to picturesque Red Sea beaches, students find a unique blend of history and relaxation.

Egypt's diverse shopping scene reflects its vibrant cultural tapestry. Its strategic location in Africa opens doors to exploring neighboring nations. Studying in Egypt is a five-in-one experience-history, relaxation, shopping, culture, and a gateway to the richness of Africa.


The University of Hertfordshire (UH) has been an innovative force in education for 70 years. UH is a leading public university in Hertfordshire County in the UK, just 25 minutes north of London (by train).

The university has a diverse population of c.32,000 students (including almost 11,000 international students from all around the world), and it offers over 550 programmes across eight schools of study as well as extensive employment prospects and industrial placements.

UH is currently operating in 140 countries. UH in the UK was awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (2018) and ranked 32nd in the UK for research impact (Research Excellence Framework, 2022). Many of UH’s programmes are recognised by professional bodies.


The University of Hertfordshire, hosted by Global Academic Foundation, was founded in 2019 and is the first fully-fledged branch campus of a British university in Egypt that encompasses the same values, disciplines, and academic standards of UH academic schools in the UK by bringing globally accredited undergraduate degrees from the UK to Egypt. Our premiere 50-acre campus is located in the New Administrative Capital, near the Golden Square, one of the liveliest and most vibrant areas in the Fifth Settlement.

Our university is accessible through many routes and provides transportation to various locations across greater Cairo. Our campus is 25 minutes away from the Fifth Settlement, Madinaty, and El Shorouk, with easy access back and forth. UH in Egypt is hosted by Global Academic Foundation (GAF), which is committed to the highest quality of education and operates under the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
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Scholarships and Tuition Fees
The University of Hertfordshire in Egypt offers a competitive scholarships scheme that recognises high achievers and rewards students who are well-rounded in academic and non-academic areas. Our scholarships include merit scholarships, sports scholarships, early bird scholarships, STEM scholarships, and many others.
Admission Requirements and Direct Entry
All students are welcome to apply through our application process, with the help of our admissions office. Admission requirements may vary by the type of high school diploma and may change from one year to another according to the academic requirements of the respective year of applying.
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