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| Sultan of Mamluk Sultanate|
سلطان سلطنة المماليك
Seal of the Sultan
|Style:||His Imperial and Most High Majesty|
|Formation:||1382 (Burji Ascension)|
The official title of the current Mamluk Sultan, Ahmed-ad-Din Yusuf, is:
His Imperial and Most High Majesty, Grand Sultan of Egypt, Syria, Arabia and Nubia; the Most Holy Sultan of Baghdad and Mesopotamia; Guardian of the Nile, the Tigris and the Euphrates; Defender of the Caliph and the True Muslims of Arabia; and Heir of the Burji and Jalayirid Dynasties, Sultan Ahmed-ad-Din Yusuf.
In order to be a candidate to ascend to the Sultanacy, one must meet all of the following requirements:
- Be a Muslim
- Be a True Hajji
- Be able to trace ancestry back to Muhammad
- Be from noble blood
- Reside in, or be willing to reside in, Cairo
As an unoficial requirement, the candidate must also:
- Be the closest kin to the most recent Sultan
- Be the primary heir to the Burji Dynasty
- Be the primary heir to the Jalayirid Dynasty
The current Sultan must have a designated heir selected prior to his ascension, and then he must update the list every two years. The list of succession is kept with the Grand Vizier.
List of Sultans
|Name||Life Span||Reign Span||Notes|
|Sayf-ad-Din Barquq||1367-1399||1382-1399||First Burji Sultan|
|Nasir-ad-Din Faraj||1386-1420||1399-1420||Also Jalayirid Regent|
|al-Mansur Mostafa Hazem||1405-1441||1420-1441||Burji-Jalayirid Sultan|