Study Abroad in Egypt at the American University in Cairo

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With more than 35 undergraduate and 40 graduate programs, you are sure to find the right one for you. At AUC, we offer a wide and diverse range of U.S. and globally accredited academic programs, designed to meet the needs of all types of learners.... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.4
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I learned about different culture as I was exposed to many internationals and this changes my perspectives to many things. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 13, 2021 Enriching Experience
I improved my cultural awareness and intercultural competence since the community is diverse. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
I learnt how to better adjust to a new environment, and to better communicate with the locals. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
The more I learn about Egypt, the more I realize that I don't know much about the world and myself. I am grateful for all my experiences because ultimately, they will allow me to develop me into a better individual. - College of Charleston View Entire Review
November 11, 2021 Amazing Experience
AUC is just a whole different experience which brings the best out of you! - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 11, 2021 An Algerian At Auc
Of course, I learnt a lot about the culture and I am improving in terms of leadership and academia - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 10, 2021 Very Good
how to interact in a multi-dynamic environment View Entire Review
The most valuable experience I've had in Egypt is with the local culture. Both studying and living here are completely different to anything I have previously experienced and I have had a great time getting to learn about the local culture and customs. It has definitely been an amazing experience and I am very happy I ended up g... - University of Twente View Entire Review
November 08, 2021 To New Experiences
i learned that self care is important. and people can make or break your study abroad experience, so choose your friends carefully. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 08, 2021 Unique Experiece
AUC campus is a whole melting pot! You get to experience a ton of new cultures and at the same time learn about the Egyptian culture. The professors care about your education and try to help you as much as possible. Cairo as a city is wonderful with so much to see and do! AUC offers clubs and activities for everyone ( robotics, ... - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 07, 2021 Study Abroad
Independence and advanced my organizational skills - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
I learnt to discuss my opinions in an objective way and not attack but try to reach an agreement. I also learnt a lot about the Egyptian culture and history. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 07, 2021 Amazing
Independence - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 13, 2021 Worth Taken
I have learned how to respect other mentalities as there are many internationals up there. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 12, 2021 A Decent Experience
Yee - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 11, 2021 I Liked Auc Community
Leadership skills Hard work teamwork many and many other things - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 11, 2021 Amazing
Fun - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 11, 2021 Wonderful Experience!
I've gained so much during my time in Egypt. I highly recommend studying at AUC. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
Having to study abroad is quite challenging but the experience of living outside your comfort zone is worth it. View Entire Review
Though my experiences with the administrative aspects of AUC haven't been the smoothest or most forthcoming, I came to AUC for the stellar course selection (Anthropology and Linguistics) and have fallen in love with my studies and my professors, all while improving my Arabic and getting to explore Egyptian culture. I would defin... - American University of Paris View Entire Review
November 10, 2021 Foreign Yet Familiar
Yes!! I have met so many different people and learned so much. The experience here at the AUC is very unique and I'm very glad to be part of it. Most instructors are really friendly and eager to help. The students, and Egyptians in general, are extremely welcoming. - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
November 08, 2021 Amazing
How to be independent - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review
I learned a lot in the classroom, and enjoyed my classes a lot. The cultural experience was the best part, and the thing I learned and grew the most from. It led to interesting friendships that I will carry with me when I leave, and many off-campus experiences helped further my understanding of concepts, ideas, and histories I w... - Gettysburg College View Entire Review
November 07, 2021 Incredible Experience
What you learn here depends on how much effort you put in. In the classroom, you can easily get by with only doing the bare minimum of readings, or you can participate more in discussions, ask professors about their research and tell them about your own, etc. Plus, the ARIC department always has interesting lectures and events a... - University of Washington View Entire Review
November 07, 2021 Growth
Expanded my knowledge and learned a lot from people - The American University in Cairo View Entire Review

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With more than 35 undergraduate and 40 graduate programs, you are sure to find the right one for you. At AUC, we offer a wide and diverse range of U.S. and globally accredited academic programs, designed to meet the needs of all types of learners. Explore sociology, Egyptology, gender and women’s studies or comparative religion; enroll in the region’s top Middle East studies program; study your preferred field of engineering; or learn how to start up a green business in our sustainable development program.

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