Frequently Asked Question
How good is the Egyptian education system?
The Egyptian educational system is highly centralized, and is divided into basic
education, which comprises primary stage and preparatory stage, secondary education
and post-secondary education. Apart from Arabic medium Government and private schools,
there are Language Schools: English Medium, Egyptian Education Ministry Curriculum
and International Schools: English Medium, British/American/French etc. Curriculum.
Which are the most reputed schools, universities in Cairo, Egypt?
From elementary through university level, Egypt has some of the best educational
institutions in the capital. Some of them are as mentioned below –
Which are the schools in Cairo, Egypt that most expatriates send their kids?
International schools e.g. British / American/ French/ German schools are in the
preference for expatriates. Most Indians prefers to send their children in British
schools e.g. NCBIS, MBIS, or American schools like CAC. Nefertiti school, Continental
school and American International School are also a few favorites.
What is the average yearly school fee in Egypt?
The average fees structure varies between US$ 2000 to US$10,000 per year.
For good Language schools it is between US$ 2000- US$ 6000 per year
For International schools it varies between US$ 6000-US$10,000 per year.
Is the curriculum taught in English language?
Yes, in all language and international schools the curriculum is taught in English.
They all have certified English speaking teachers.
How different are the Egyptian schools than compared to the Indian ones?
In International Schools, emphasis is on easy learning without pressures. The child
has the freedom depending upon capabilities to select the studies in higher classes.
Effort is on all round development of student.
Are there any Indian schools in Egypt?
No, unfortunately in Egypt there aren't any Indian schools. We all hope it happens
soon, Insha Allah.