Who We Are
Boasting an unrivaled reputation as the top private business school in Egypt and one of the best in Africa and the Arab world, the AUC School of Business is dedicated to transforming the young eager minds of today to the responsible change agents of tomorrow, all while developing relevance and leadership in an evolving ecosystem.
Situated within the top private university in Egypt and enjoying nearly seven decades' worth of history, the School offers a wide range of programs that extend beyond the classroom to provide a holistic and engaging learning experience. Undergraduate programs focus on merging a liberal arts foundation with a deep understanding of business, economics and accounting, ensuring students’ full interaction and constant engagement. The graduate and executive education programs on offer are similarly world class and provide hands-on, practical and integrated perspectives in dynamic fields of study to aspiring professionals.
Alongside its academic and professional programs, the School contains five research centers, a startup incubator and a business portal that collectively enrich knowledge in the School’s focus areas of entrepreneurship, family business, responsible business and economic development.
The School’s foremost accomplishment is a seal of excellence achieved through the Triple Crown accreditation – placing the School among the top 1 percent of educational institutions worldwide to achieve the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) accreditations. The School’s executive education programs are also recognized by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET) accreditation.
Eduniversal currently ranks the School as the number-one business knowledge hub in the Middle East and Africa – with the School having been further granted five out of five Palmes of Excellence, which places it among the top 100 business schools worldwide, every year since 2012.
The School is also the only Financial Times Ranked School in the Arab Region ranking 74th Business school worldwide in open-enrollment executive education programs (2019).
The School’s vision is to be the leading knowledge hub with Arab region relevance and global influence.
The School’s mission is to develop entrepreneurial and responsible global leaders and professionals.
A tangible sense of pride in "one school," stemming from a common all-encompassing purpose.
A desire to stretch the horizon by charting new and untapped opportunities.
Integrity and Good Citizenship
Personal veracity and ethical professional behavior accompanied by a sense of responsibility to give back to the community.
An urge for continuous advancement, improvement and intellectual growth.