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.
Egyptian President Abdel Fatah has directed that the mid-year vacation to start from January 16 until February 20.
The four positive cases are being treated, and followed up daily at their homes, added Saud.
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.
The mid-term exams at universities will be canceled and the final exams will be postponed if the suspension of education continues.
Head of the Public Education Sector Reda Hegazy on Thursday denied that Thanaweya Amma's (high school certificate) exam of chemistry was leaked
Twelve more facebook pages were blocked over leaking high school exams.
Around 646K students started the national high school Thanaweya Amma exams Sunday.
The Ministry of Education is not entitled to regulate the testing process for the international schools, Minister of Education Tarek Shawki announced.
Cairo University President, Mohamed Osman Elkhosht, announced new procedures to prevent electronic cheating during the exams of the first semester.
Minister of Technical Training and Education denied Saturday allegations that Arabic test of Thanweya Amma (high school) has been leaked through Facebook pages.
Almost 600,000 students started the national high school exams Sunday, applying the new booklet system that aims to eliminate the risk of exams leaks.
Security forces will take control, starting from Saturday, over schools where the general secondary exams (Thanaweya Amma) will take place.
Falcon Group, a private security company, was tasked of securing 75 exam rooms of general secondary school (Thanaweya Amma.)
Students of Dhyaa school in the Yemeni city of Aden took their exams in undershirts instead of their regular uniform .
New frisking measures will be discussed to prevent high school students from bringing any electronic devices into their final exams.