40K apply to join recently-introduced applied technology schools in Egypt

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 02:31 GMT

Those are located in Cairo, Giza, Qalyoubeya, Alexandria, Port Said, Suez, and three other governorates in Upper Egypt.

President Sisi gives 3 recommendations to Egypt's Supreme Council of Universities

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 01:39 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi convened Tuesday with the Supreme Council of Universities giving members three recommendations during his visit to Kafr Al Sheikh University.

Finnish amb. lauds big progress made by Egypt in field of education

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 02:36 GMT

Egypt has also taken “daring” steps toward empowering major segments of the Egyptian society, such as women and youth, Kosonen said in statements to MENA Sunday.

Egypt targets vaccinating about 7M students with Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 10:19 GMT

Egypt has opened the registration window to the children on Tuesday, November 30, provided that parents of those who are aged 12-15 shall provide approvals of vaccinating his children.

Egypt introduces anti-harassment lesson for 4th grade students for the first time

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 03:43 GMT

A new step towards combating sexual harassment was adopted in Egypt by introducing awareness curriculum for fourth grade for the first time, educating children how to protect themselves from the abuse.

Egypt's government denies fining unvaccinated university students

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 12:00 GMT

It called on the students who have not been vaccinated yet to swiftly get the vaccine at the vaccination points set up inside the universities.

President Sisi Directs a Health Check-Up for Students before New Academic Year

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 09:31 GMT

The new academic year would start on October 9, 2021, at the governmental and private schools, while it would begin on September 12, 2021, at the international schools nationwide.

Egyptian students take high school exams in bubble sheets for first time

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 03:32 GMT

High school exams marathon started across Egypt Saturday, using the new system of bubble sheet for the first time.

Egyptian universities discuss offering e-books of curricula for students

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 02:26 GMT

This comes within the framework of the universities' orientation to achieve digital transformation at all levels in a way that contributes to providing scientific materials for students online.

Cameras to be installed inside Thanaweya Amma exam committees - Education min.

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:41 GMT

He said exams will be held electronically (using tablets) with a printed question paper available to all students, in order to avoid any technical problem.

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.

Egyptian Martyrs’ children, North Sinai students exempted from education tuition, university dorm fees

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 07:08 GMT

This comes as per the laws that guarantee social justice, as the services provided by the Social Solidarity Fund include payment of tuition fees, university housing, meals and the purchase of books.

Egypt activates insurance system for 22 M students

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 02:11 GMT

A few months ago, the Cabinet approved a decision to establish two funds to provide insurance for pre-academic students nationwide and for Al-Azhar students.

Al-Azhar Imam donates prize money of Islamic Personality Award to foreign students

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 04:36 GMT

Earlier, Malaysia's King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah granted Al Azhar Grand Imam the Islamic Personality Award of the Year 1442 AH / 2020.

Higher Education Ministry: We provide all needed support for Iraqi students at Egyptian universities

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

Minister of Higher Education Khaled Abdel Ghaffar discussed Monday with Iraqi Ambassador in Cairo Nayef el-Dulaimi ways of cooperation in the fields of higher education and scientific research between both countries.

Presidency Spox: Egypt puts students’ safety, health during exams atop priorities

Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 11:32 GMT

As high school exams approach, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi ensured Thursday that students’ safety and health atop the government’s priorities as it fights coronavirus.

Khosht: Niqab ban on teaching staff adheres to university traditions

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 01:28 GMT

President of Cairo University Mohamed el-Khosht said that Monday’s ruling to ban teaching staff from wearing niqab at campus “adheres to the university’s customs.”

6.5 million school students immunized against meningitis: Health Ministry

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 11:18 GMT

According to WHO, Egypt is not included in the African meningitis belt.

Helwan Uni. garners 27 medals in Championship for Disabled students

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 - 04:49 GMT

The championship was organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and was attended by 21 Egyptian universities.

New educational system applied to three million students -- Official

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 11:37 GMT

Assistant Education Minister Ahmed Daher on Tuesday said that his ministry has achieved progress regarding the application of the new educational system nationwide.