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, in 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.