Education Ministry

President Sisi witnesses tests for job applicants in education ministry

Mon, 03 Apr 2023 - 12:40 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi witnessed on Monday pre-employment tests for applicants for jobs in the Education Ministry, which are conducted in cooperation with the Egyptian Military Academy.

Education Ministry: New school year to start on 1st of October

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 05:19 GMT

The minister also decided that the new academic year for international schools will start on September 18.

Egypt's Education Ministry discusses with Japanese team working plan of Japanese schools

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 10:41 GMT

The talks also tackled the working plan of the 2020-2021 of these schools and the application of the Japanese educational style of Tokkatsu.

Egypt's Education min. follows up precautionary measures ahead of thanaweya Aama exams

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 02:46 GMT

The measures will also be applied on exam supervisors and all school staff present at the exams or during marking the exam papers.

Egypt launched "Be Ready" initiative to counter COVID-19

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 09:39 GMT

The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research has launched "Be Ready" initiative for students of faculties of medicine to combat the novel coronavirus.

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 ministry hires Japanese experts to supervise Tokkatsu system

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 12:09 GMT

The Ministry of Education has announced it has entered into contract with Japanese experts to work as supervisors in some schools in Egypt.

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.

Egypt engages with international organizations to develop education: Min.

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 09:23 GMT

Education Minister Tareq Shawqy said Egypt is seeking to benefit from foreign expertise in developing Egyptian education.

logistics diploma introduced in Egypt's vocational education

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 - 08:00 GMT

Education Ministry Undersecretary said a logistics diploma which falls within the framework of the new vocational education system is the first of its kind in Egypt.

Egypt denies fake news spreading in 6 days

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 04:39 GMT

The information Center of the cabinet revealed that twelve rumors speeded on social media during six days.

Education Min. censures teacher for describing girl as 'black'

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 01:50 GMT

Describing someone as "black" can sound offensive in many communities inside Egypt which includes locals and foreigners with various skin colors.

Egypt, Bahrain to boost co-op in religious affairs

Tue, 31 Jul 2018 - 07:33 GMT

Grand Mufti of Egypt Shawki Allam met with Bahraini Minister of Education Majed Bin Ali Al Noaimi on Tuesday to discuss boosting cooperation in religious affairs.

Education Ministry denies leak of Thanaweya Amma's chemistry exam

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Head of the Public Education Sector Reda Hegazy on Thursday denied that Thanaweya Amma's (high school certificate) exam of chemistry was leaked

School history book criticized over text on Cairo Fire

Tue, 08 May 2018 - 03:46 GMT

A history teacher said that the context may mislead readers to think that policemen were accountable for the fire.

New educational system boosts patriotism: MP Abaza

Sun, 06 May 2018 - 12:05 GMT

Deputy head of the Parliament’s Education Committee said Saturday that the new educational system aims to strengthen the [youth’s] sense of belongingness to the country.

No death cases of meningitis in Egyptian schools: Education Min.

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 11:34 GMT

The official spokesman of the Ministry of Education Ahmed Khairy declared on Thursday.

Education Ministry denies Thanweya Amma Arabic test leak

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 09:49 GMT

Minister of Technical Training and Education denied Saturday allegations that Arabic test of Thanweya Amma (high school) has been leaked through Facebook pages.

Pat-downs may be required for high school students sitting final exams

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 - 02:38 GMT

New frisking measures will be discussed to prevent high school students from bringing any electronic devices into their final exams.