Ain Shams University, Egypt

Foundation year 1948
Type of university Public
Location Cairo, Egypt
NMC Gazette 2021 Compatible Yes
Indian students 100+
Total Budget INR 25,35,900
Duration of Course 5 Years
Intakes September
Internship Yes
Accreditation WHO, FAIMER, NMC
Indian Food & Accommodation Yes

Ain Shams University is a public university which is known for its decades-old medical education curriculum. It was established in 1948 and is located in the capital city of Egypt, Cairo. The university was constructed on the site of the former royal house — The Zaafarana Palace which was named after its surroundings. In the Arabic language, the meaning of Zaafarana is saffron.

Ain Shams University is also known as Ibrahim Pasha University and it is the third most established non-partisan local Egyptian College. The University has well constructed modern infrastructure with all the facilities required to create the best learning environment for the students. The university holds the second rank in the country itself and has more than 2000 students from different nationalities.

The classroom sessions are conducted in a way that the professors interact with all the students and pay attention to every student to make him/her comfortable with the topic. The college has kept English as a key language of instruction because it attracts students from all over the world. If you are the one who is looking for MBBS abroad opportunities, this could be the best place for you to fulfill your dream.

Eligibility Criteria for MBBS Abroad 

Age    – 17 years of age by 31st December in the year of admission

NEET- Qualifying scorecard (Not older than 3 years)

12th   – 50% Aggregate in PCB (General Category) 

40% Aggregate in PCB (Reserved Category)

Fee Structure for Ain Shams University

Fee Structure 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year 5th Year Total Fee Total Fee (INR)
Tuition Fee $7500 $6000 $6000 $6000 $6000 $31,500 INR 24,88,500
Hostel fee $600 $ 600 INR 47,400
Total $ 32,100 INR 25,35,900

The total budget of $32,100 includes all the fees excluding food fee.

The mentioned amount is subject to change.

USD 1 = Rs 79

To get the detailed fee structure, kindly contact our counsellors

Why to choose Ain Shams University?

  • Globally recognized education
  • Ties up with international universities
  • Fully English Medium MBBS course
  • Advanced laboratory, classrooms and campus
  • Syllabus as per NMC guidelines
  • Accommodation and hygienic Indian food
  • Assistance for NEXT/FMGE preparation

Admission Process

Nicolae Testemitanu University of Medicine and Pharmacy Admission Process

Hostel and food facility at the university campus

  • Separate boys and girls hostel at the university campus or at walking distance from the college campus.
  • Double and triple sharing rooms with all modern amenities
  • Homelike food cooked by Indian chefs
  • High-speed internet, attached washroom and 24*7 CCTV surveillance to ensure the security of the students.
  • Full-time warden to take care of all essential requirements of the students. 

About Cairo city

  • Total area of Cairo city is 3,085 km² Square Kilometers
  • Total Population is 95.4 lakhs (2017)
  • International airport – Cairo International Airport which is located in Cairo city. Students have to take another flight or bus to the destination.
  • Distance from Delhi (India) – 5489 km, time taken 7h 45m+ via connecting flight.
  • Climate – The average temperature of Cairo city is 30 °C

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