There are several education institutions in Alexandria:
|Schools for children with disabilities||1|
|Boarding Schools (with a total of 1,896 beds)||9|
The number of children and students attending education institutes in Alexandria: children in kindergartens: 1,193; primary schools students: 2,414; secondary schools students: 3,106; high schools students: 5,025; vocational school students: 1,080; college students: 516; university students: 1,353.
The number of teachers in Alexandria is 869: kindergarten teachers: 93; primary and secondary school teachers: 403; high school teachers: 354; college teachers: 14; university professors: 3.
Since the beginning of the academic year 1992-1993, there is a branch of Spiru Haret University from Bucharest in Alexandria and since 1992 a new Faculty of Accounting and Information Systems, as an Open Distance Learning Centre of the Academy of Economic Studies.