Study Law in Cairo

Study Law in Cairo

Cairo Information

We regret to inform that the Cairo Study Abroad Program will not be available in Summer 2014 due to ongoing political unrest in Egypt. We do expect to operate our Jordan program and additional information on the Jordan Program may be found by clicking here.


Study international and comparative law abroad in the beautiful City of Cairo, Egypt -- the cultural and political center of the Middle East.

Distinguished international faculty will offer law courses in:

  1. Islamic Jurisprudence
  2. Constitutional Reform in the Middle East*
  3. International Alternate Dispute Resolution*
Note : All classes will be conducted in English and each student may register for up to 6 credits
* Course is subject to approval of the Seton Hall Law School Curriculum Committee and Faculty.

Students will have the opportunity to observe and experience revolutionary change and legal reform as it is happening in Egypt. The program will sponsor visits to Egyptian legal institutions and roundtable discussions with lawyers, judges and scholars on the forefront of current events in Egypt and the Middle East.

The program will also sponsor affordable optional tours to the Sphinx, the Great Pyramids, Alexandria and a luxury Nile River Cruise.

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study law in a city with a rich history of enlightenment and an unforgettable environment with many wonders to be explored.

Modern student accommodations on the new campus of The American University in Cairo.

Enrich your law school experience; expand your knowledge and understanding of international and comparative law. Learn why Cairo is called the “Umm Dunya”—Mother of the World!