Details of ‘upgraded’ protective measures against coronavirus in Egypt

Tue, 24 Mar 2020 - 02:47 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi tweeted twice on Tuesday on strict protective measures taken against the coronavirus pandemic for 15 days starting Wednesday.

Education minister discusses private schools tuition fees

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Negotiations with the owners of private schools are ongoing.

Coronavirus cases in Egypt rise to 109: PM

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 05:29 GMT

The Prime Minister asked the Ministry of Interior to shut down all educational centers, which are being used for private tutoring, across the nation.

School in Cairo closed after parent contacted Covid-19-infected person

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 11:53 GMT

The City International School at Cairo’s Zamalek district has been closed as a precautionary measure after a parent of one of the school students has contacted a foreigner, who then tested positive for coronavirus, the Ministry of Education said in a stat

School curricula, timetables, exam schedules unchanged: Education minister

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 09:24 GMT

In a post on Sawqi's Facebook page, the minster stressed that all school curricula, timetables and exam schedules will remain intact.

Education Min. confirms continuance of academic year amid fears of coronavirus

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 02:32 GMT

"The ministry is monitoring the attendance rates with directorates and educational departments through operating rooms.

Cabinet denies reports about evacuating some schools over coronavirus

Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - 11:18 GMT

The Cabinet on Wednesday denied reports published by social media about evacuating some schools as of March 7 for four weeks due to the spread of coronavirus.

Number of schools, students rise in five years

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 12:42 GMT

The increase occurred between the academic years 2015/2016 and 2019/2020.

Education Ministry to establish new applied technology schools

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 11:01 GMT

She said the ministry plans to establish 10 new applied technology schools every year for the number of schools to reach 100 by 2030.

French Ambassador Honors Misr Language Schools (MLS), Internationally educational excellence

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 01:28 GMT

The French ambassador praised the development and modernization of educational facilities and all services provided.

Education Ministry to establish unit to manage tech. schools: Official

Mon, 13 Jan 2020 - 10:16 GMT

The Education Ministry is planning to establish a special unit to manage technology schools in Egypt.

Egypt, China mull establishing movable classrooms

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 - 09:37 GMT

The project will be carried out in collaboration with China's NetDragon company.

Giza governorate denies spread of meningitis among school students

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 01:43 GMT

Giza governorate has denied circulating reports claiming that cases of meningitis have been detected in a number of schools in Al Omrania district.

Plan to introduce internet in 50% of technical schools

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 02:32 GMT

The move is mandatory to adopt modern learning methods and to make the operation of applied technology schools possible.

Egypt targets introducing 100 applied technology schools by 2030

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 - 01:17 GMT

The Ministry of Education and Technical Education plans to introduce 10 applied technology schools annually.

Increasing German schools in Egypt discussed by officials

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 12:57 GMT

This came during the participation of the ministry's officials in the inauguration of an additional building in the German school in Dokki.

Egypt introduces 54.6K classrooms in 5 years

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 01:23 GMT

Also, 35 Japanese schools, 14 schools for outstanding 14 STEM students, and Al Dabaa Nuclear School were constructed.

New school year runs smoothly in Egypt

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 - 09:18 GMT

The new school year ran smoothly in all Egyptian governorates on Sunday after most students celebrated their first back to school day yesterday.

Nasser Bank continues to offer loans for school fees

Sun, 08 Sep 2019 - 11:13 GMT

Nasser Social Bank continues to offer loans to help Egyptian families pay school fees, said deputy chairman of the bank Sherif Farouk on Sunday.

Military education to be introduced in technical schools

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 - 01:49 GMT

The protocol aims at promoting discipline among students and boosting their sense of belonging.