• The German University in Cairo was established in 2003, in accordance to the presidential decree 27/2002, by law number 101/1992 and its executive regulations number 355/1996. The faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology started with a first group of 200 students, and now encompasses 2000 students in the undergraduate phase.
  • High caliber Egyptian and German Faculty with experience in the educational and research systems of Germany and other countries build competencies of our students, in addition to almost 100 teaching assistants representing the top graduates of the GUC and other universities.
  • Facilities at the PBT Faculty include 19 lecture halls that can accommodate up to 3000 students, offering visual technology and high-quality acoustics that facilitate effective learning. More than 100 classrooms for tutorials, each equipped with computers and high visual technology are available to accommodate up to 2600 students.
  • Sixteen undergraduate laboratories with cutting edge technology, equipment and safety installations are the backbone of the faculty facilities. The laboratories can accommodate more than 800 students at a time.
  • Undergraduate students are actively involved in research to prepare them to pursue Master and Doctorate degrees awarded by the GUC. Dedicated research laboratories and modern sophisticated equipment operated by well trained personnel are available to support research activities in postgraduate laboratories.
  • The faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology offers its students internships in various fields related to the profession, career path guidance via several sessions by experts and alumni, and support in employment through the yearly employment fair that hosts international and national employers in pharmacy and biotechnology fields. In additon, the faculty offers all its students a chance to spend one semester abroad in the GUC-Berlin campus in addition to yearly academic workshops in Germany as extracurricular activity.