Cairo University is Egypt’s premier public university with its main campus in Giza. It was founded in 1908. However, after being originally housed in various parts of Cairo, its faculties, beginning with the Faculty of Arts, were established on its current main campus in Giza in October 1929. It is the second oldest institution of higher education in Egypt after Al Azhar University. The University currently enrolls approximately 155,000 students in 22 faculties, including: Education, Science, Commerce, Arts, Agriculture, Specific education, Physical education and applied arts. It counts three Nobel Laureates among its graduates and is one of the 50 largest institutions of higher education in the world by enrollment.