Suez Canal University is an Egyptian Governmental University, where president Mohamed Anwar Al-Sadat “May his soul rest in peace”, was the first one who put the cornerstone of Suez Canal University on the 4th of October 1975. The University was constructed on an area of 1300 acres and this is according to decree no. 93 issued in 1976 and headed by Prof. Abd Elmajeed Osman Mohamed. Since the inauguration of Suez Canal University, it occupied a special position, as it started with 3 faculties (Engineering Technology faculty, Trading and administrative Science faculty, Petroleum and mining faculty) and then began to launch various number of research specialized centers and special units that serve the region. The university started the first academic year in 1977. It is considered ad the first University, which is directed to serve an important Egyptian region “Ismailia” that was a land of battle and combat. The University’s role extended to cover all education methods, which include; services, training, and scientific research. The university has 3 branches, one in port-said, second in Suez, and third on Arish, then all of them were separated.
Suez Canal University aims to be pioneer and distinct in higher education, scientific research, and community service locally, regionally, and internationally.
Suez Canal University is targeting to graduate excellent human cards, Who will be capable of competing in the labor market, along with the system of education quality, scientific research application. In addition to being directed to serve the community and follow up technological development movement that meets morals and manners guidelines.
Welcome to Suez Canal University
From your professors to your friends and teammates, Suez Canal University is a vibrant community where you can always feel supported and encouraged. No matter where you come from, this university is home and is designed to help you learn about life and work. Suez Canal University has 16 faculties and 4 institutes which allow students choose freely between multiple varieties.
SCU is a community of talented students, teachers, and researchers. In addition to, a wide range of professional, administrative support and service staff; all of whom are committed to help change this world for the better. Also, we encourage each other to work hard, not only to earn degrees or public recognition, but also to be leaders in this changing world.
Prof. Nasser Mandor
President of Suez Canal University
Prof. Mohamed Shekidaf
Vice dean for Education and Student Affairs
Prof. Magda Hagras
Vice dean for Graduate studies and research
Prof. Ahmed Zaki
Vice dean for Community services and Environmental Affairs
Mrs. Hoda Farag
Secretary General of the University