Travelers are voting Ain Shams University, Al-Azhar University and American University of Cairo as the best of 6 universities in Cairo. There is 1 university in Alexandria a city just 111 km from Cairo. The most popular of these is Alexandria University in Alexandria. You can find 7 universities in Cairo Governorate NCR and 10 universities in the country of Egypt. Our members favorite in Cairo Governorate NCR is Ain Shams University and Cairo University is the top pick in Egypt. Want more? Check out our map of universities in Cairo.