A Historical Brief

 Faculty of Commerce

The republican decree No. 1069 of 1973 was issued to establish Faculty of Commerce at Tanta University based on the former Higher Commercial Institute in Tanta.

**The Faculty is bordered by Said St. to the west and El-Helw St. to the east. The Faculty includes a number of buildings and constructions such as:
1. The old administration building that overlooks Said St. and that includes the Center of Languages now located downstairs to auditorium (1)
2. The building of main auditoriums, auditoriums No. 2 and 3, the Computer Center, Education and Student Affairs, Language Division and the Library.
3. The building of auditorium No. (1)
4. The middle building. On the second floor, there are Language Division, Youth Welfare and Faculty Treasury where all students at the pay fees.
5. Backward building of sections that overlooks El-Helw St.
6. The new administrative and educational building that overlooks El-Helw St. and includes Faculty Administration, Faculty Council, offices of teaching staff members and halls of scientific research, symposiums, legal affairs, etc.
7. Warehouse and toilets in addition to the mosque of students and employees at the Faculty
8. Exams building that is under construction
9. Sport constructions

**The Faculty includes four scientific departments namely:
1. Accounting
2. Business Administration
3. Economy and Public Finance
4. Applied Statistics

**The Faculty grants the Bachelor's and PhD degrees in one of the following specializations:
1. Accounting
2. Business Administration
3. Economy
4. Applied Statistics

**The Supreme Council of Universities agreed on November 7, 1990 to establish the branch of the Faculty in Kafr El-Sheikh. The branch began to accept students through the Office of Coordination with effect from 1995-96. The English Language Division was inaugurated at the Faculty in the academic year 1995-96 with students who were nominated by the Office of Coordination and who gained the General Secondary Certificate in the same year. They were accepted after internal coordination.

**Faculty of Commerce in the branch of Kafr El-Sheikh was separated and became a Faculty affiliated to Kafr El-Sheikh University.