The Faculty of Medicine of Suez Canal University (FOM-SCU) is a community Oriented/Based, Problem-Based, Student-Centered School. It has a reputable history in the field of medical education since 1977. It has provided a repository for resources such as consultants, innovative curricula, data sets, syllabi and instructional material to a number of HPEI in Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean Region. In 1987, it was declared as WHO Collaborating Center in Medical Education and continued to be so till now. In 2010, it was declared by the Egyptian National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education as the first accredited Higher Education Institution in Egypt.

Medical Education Department:

In 2001, the Medical Education Department at the Suez Canal University (MED-SCU) was established. It was the first department to be founded in Medical Education in all the Egyptian Universities and the Arab Region. MED-SCU provides Diplomas, Masters, and PhDs in Health Professions Education, as well as short-term training courses.