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The American University in Cairo



Cairo, Egypt


6 June- 25 July 2021 (6 weeks session only)

Number of exchange places


Entry Requirements

  • Students must currently be enrolled and in attendance at KCL

  • This is not an option for first year students.

  • Students must have a 3.0 GPA (60% average) by the time they are ready to apply.


Students are responsible for the following costs:

  • Travel & Documentation (Airfare, Visas, Insurance & Immunizations) - Please note Insurance and a Health Plan is mandatory and will be directly with AUC.

  • Social/Leisure activities

  • Accommodation

Important information: Students who are of Egyptian nationality and have not completed military service will need to ensure they enquire about potential problems with this prior to applying, to verify that there will be no issues when abroad. 

Areas of interest

Arabic Language and culture. Please see here and filter to "summer".

More information

The American University in Cairo website.



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