Cairo University established its branch in Beni Suef in 1981
Beni Suef University was established based on a Presidential Decree No.(84) in 2005 and resigned from the prestigious University of Cairo
The University includes (Faculty of Commerce - Faculty of Law - Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - Faculty of Arts - Faculty of Science - Faculty of Education, Faculty of Medicine - Faculty of Nursing - Faculty of Industrial Education -Faculty of Engineering - Faculty of Physical Education)
The university study system is divided into two semesters with the exception of the Faculty of Medicine, where the study period for each class is 15-weeks , followed by an exam at the end of it, the general result of the grade will be at the end of the school year .
The number of graduates since the start of the study in Beni Suef faculties till 2007 is 62321 graduates from various faculties and institutes .