The American University in Cairo

Political Science at AUC

The American University in Cairo (AUC), founded  in 1919, is the region’s premier English-language University today – an essential contributor to the social, political, and cultural life of the Arab world.

 In an increasingly globalized society, AUC offers a vital bridge between the cultures of East and West through scholarly research, study-abroad programs, and partnerships with other academic and research institutions. AUC builds leadership, lifelong learning, continuing education and service among its graduates and is dedicated to making significant contributions to Egypt and the international community in diverse fields.
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