The university ranked the fourth at the national level, out of 36 Egyptian universities included in the rankings, covering 1,406 universities in more than 85 worldwide, President of Alexandria University Abdelaziz Konsowa said in a statement on Saturday.

Prominent among the SDGs met by the university are Goal 3 that seeks to ensure health and well-being, Goal 5 that seeks to achieve gender equality, Goal 9 that seeks to build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation, Goal 11 that seeks to build sustainable cities and communities, and Goal 12 that seeks to ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.

The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings measure global universities' success in delivering the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.