Ain Shams University, as the third Egyptian university, was founded in July 1950 under the name of 'Ibrahim Pasha University'. It participated with the two earlier universities, 'Cairo University' (Fua'd the 1st ) and 'Alexandria University' (Farouk the 1st) in fulfilling the message of universities and meeting the increasing demand of youth for higher education. When it was first established, Ain Shams University comprised a number of distinguished faculties and academic institutes, which were later developed into university
Dr. Khaled Abdel-Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education announced the beginning of the applying for the university scholarship program provided by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for students of public and experimental schools and STEM schools
Sheikh Zayed Book Award18 July 2021
UNESCO / King Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Prize for Teacher Development in its seventh edition for the year 2021-20227 July 2021
Zayed Prize for Human Fraternity7 July 2021
Political and Cultural Values Research Award for the Modern Arab State6 July 2021
Scholarships offered by the University of Sassari in Sardinia for the academic year 2021/20225 July 2021
Scholarships offered by the University of Milan Studies for the academic year 2021/20225 July 2021
Egyptian-American space scientist, who has significant contributions to the planning of lunar exploration. Prof. Farouk El-Baz, a graduate of Ain Shams University.
One of the genius sons of Ain Shams University, He has made outstanding contributions in psychiatry field until he became the most famous psychiatrist in the Arab world
Former President of Ain Shams University, He take over the Ministry of Health and Population in 2002 and awarded the State Merit Prize in Medical Sciences
Professor of Constitutional and Administrative Law at Ain Shams University, a constitutional expert at the People's Assembly in 1992, the President of the Egyptian Parliament, elected in 2016 until now.
Former Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources within the ministry of Hazem Al-Beblawi, then he was assigned to form the ministry in 2015 until 2018.
Minister of State for Information on December 22, 2019 until now, and he was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Media Production City in 2014, and Chairman of the Culture, Media and Antiquities Committee in the Egyptian Parliament until December 22, 2019.
One of the most important transport and traffic planning experts in Egypt, and head of the Transport and Communications Research Council at the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, and worked as an expert for the United Nations and the World Bank in the field of transport, railways, roads and sea and air ports
Holds a BA, MA and PhD in Electrical Power Engineering, Ain Shams University, was appointed Minister of Electricity in 2001, as well as President of the Arab Union of Producers, Transporters and Distributors of Electricity, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Organization of Mediterranean Energy (OME)
Graduated in 1978 at Ain Shams University and obtained a master's and doctorate from them in 1986, he held the position of Minister of Local Development in 2015 and Minister of Education in Egypt in 2010
Born in 1946, BA and MA in Civil Engineering - Irrigation and Hydraulics - Ain Shams University, served as Minister of Water and Wastewater utilities in 2013 and Minister of Water and Wastewater utilities in 2012, and Governor of Cairo in 2011
He obtained a Bachelor of Engineering "Power Mechanics", Faculty of Engineering - Ain Shams University, he was appointed Minister of State for Environmental Affairs in July 2004, Chairman of the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces in 2002
Professor at the Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, a member of the Egyptian People's Assembly 2000, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Development in Egypt 2011, he assumed the position of Governor of Damietta Governorate, 2004
Ain Shams University has been keeping abreast of the latest international systems and standards in the fields of education and science, by providing the best technologies and possibilities for students to obtain scientific and educational services at the highest level to enable them to achieve their goals in the labor market not only at the local, regional and international levels, but also outperform their peers. In addition to finding successful solutions to face urgent and future problems.
Ain Shams University has focused on the position of Ain Shams University in a prominent position in scientific research at the level of Egyptian and international universities, where she worked to contribute to many scientific researches that can contribute to solving the problems of society. This comes in parallel with its interest in publishing many important scientific researches in various fields through international journals.
The services provided by Ain Shams University in all its forms and fields are characterized by quality in accordance with national standards in the fields of education, scientific research and community service. From this standpoint, and then the establishment of the community service and environment development sector, which undertook to solve the problems of the surrounding community and provide distinct community services contribute to support the national economy, and enable it to be a house of excellence and a cultural beacon within the university.
Ain Shams University is one of the largest universities in the Middle East, it owns many elements of success, and the current university’s plan is characterized by channeling of efforts to achieve internationalization in all education and research aspects. Thus, realizing the university's vision of graduating graduates equipped with the skills needed for the labor market both at the local, regional, and international levels. Moreover, directing the university's efforts in the development of the educational and research plans directly contributes to the achievement of national development plans.