Egypt's CAPMAS releases 2019 fact book on undergraduate, graduate students

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 01:23 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) released on Tuesday the annual fact book.

Helwan Univ. denies large COVID-19 infection numbers as rumors

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 02:42 GMT

Helwan University denied rumors on social media saying that it recorded more than 200 suspected cases of Coronavirus among students.

President Sisi warns of illegal constructions, 100-year impact of delay in developmental projects

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 12:29 GMT

"Officials who aren’t able to impose order by dealing with construction violations have to resign," President Sisi.

Dean dismissed over sexual bribery in return of leaking exam questions

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 04:14 GMT

The Supreme Administrative Court ruled the punishment against the dean, refused to return him to his work, and allowed him to maintain his pension.

70k apply for Egyptian universities admission tests for academic year 2020/21

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 12:09 GMT

The application is open on August 8-20.

2 Chinese universities send 30K medical masks to Ain Shams University

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 10:12 GMT

Two Chinese universities donated 30,000 medical masks to Ain Shams University’s hospitals in Cairo, as part of China’s support to Egypt in its fight against the global pandemic of coronavirus.

7 university dorms renovated in case needed to become quarantine venues

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 01:56 GMT

In fulfillment of the commands of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces' Engineering Authority renovated the dorms of seven universities.

360k patients on critical condition lists undergo surgeries

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 01:21 GMT

Cardiac catheterizations and eye procedures make up 40 percent and 34 percent of the surgeries, respectively.

What to know about Sinai’s 1st million city 'Salam'

Sat, 11 Jan 2020 - 12:55 GMT

“Salam City” eastern Port Said is one of four cities that will be constructed on the shores of North Sinai.

CAPMAS: 5.9% increase in university graduates in 2018

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 10:00 GMT

As many as 569,000 students earned their higher education degrees during 2018, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said on Thursday.

Selection of technology universities sites across Egypt starts

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 10:22 GMT

The minister stated that the political leadership has given directives to expand in technology universities to fulfill the requirements of development plans.

Former Turkish PM vows to hold Erdogan accountable for freezing university assets

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 - 11:49 GMT

Reports said Turkey’s state-owned Halkbank has frozen all assets of the Istanbul Şehir University.

Egypt exempts Sudanese students from 90% of tuition fees

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - 12:25 GMT

Undergraduate and graduate Sudanese students in Egyptian public universities will be exempted from 90 percent of tuition fees.

Debut student loans to be offered by Assiut University

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 02:32 GMT

Asyut University announced offering student loans for the first time to facilitate payment of tuition fees, in a debut facilitative measure of its kind in the history of Egyptian universities.

Presidential decree on establishing Coventry University's branch

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 - 09:46 GMT

Sisi issued a presidential decree on establishing the Knowledge Hub - International University Institution of Egypt in the New Administrative Capital.

Sisi endorses amendments to private, non-profit univ. law

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 10:23 GMT

Sisi enacted Tuesday Law no. 143 of 2019 on amending some provisions of private and non-profit universities Law no. 12 of 2019.

130K apply for public universities' first ever admission tests

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 03:30 GMT

The candidates can apply either online or at the admissions coordination offices located at different universities until Monday, July 22.

First ever Egyptian AI faculty inaugurated

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 - 02:51 GMT

The class of 2019/2020 will be its first as it accepts students who had math as concentration in high school.

Sisi issues decree to build new private university near Cairo

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 - 10:28 GMT

The university will include faculties of engineering, administration and economics, physiotherapy, bio-agriculture and pharmacy.

Explosion in southern town in Sweden injures 19, cause unclear

Fri, 07 Jun 2019 - 09:27 GMT

A powerful explosion in the southern Swedish town of Linkoping on Friday damaged buildings and injured 19 people, police and hospital staff said.