Tarek Shawky

Egypt, US talk cooperation over students' scholarships, teachers' training

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 - 09:23 GMT

Minister of Education Tarek Shawky conferred on Thursday with US Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce on boosting cooperation in the various fields, especially in education and training.

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.

Ministry denies abolition of free of charge education

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 01:20 GMT

Shawky's speech came in response to rumors spread on social media, ensuring that no decision is made by the government unless it is announced to the public.

New educational system combats extracurricular books’ dilemma

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 - 12:16 GMT

For years, Egyptian students have mainly relied on the extracurricular books published by private publishing houses not on the official school books.

10 Education Min. Takes measures against law violating schools

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 10:46 GMT

The Ministry of Education have taken 10 key measures to deter other schools from breaking the law and holding them accountable.

Egypt, Germany sign vocational training cooperation agreement

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 - 12:25 GMT

The agreement was signed on the sidelines of an investment conference now in session here under the auspices of Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Higher budget ordered for school meals in Egypt

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 10:06 GMT

Madbouly highlighted the importance of continuously improving the school nutrition system to provide students with healthy and nutritious meals.

British schools to be included in Egyptian education system

Sun, 03 Jun 2018 - 10:42 GMT

International British schools in Egypt will be operating according to the local education laws, and the total supervision of Ministry of Education.

Times names Beni Suef University Egypt’s best university

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 06:13 GMT

Beni Suef University has been named Egypt’s best university by the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2018.

Edu. Ministry urges families to report tuition fee increases

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 05:18 GMT

The Ministry of Education is urging families to come forward to the ministry’s complaints bureau to report any surprising hikes in school tuition.

Education Min. built 32,054 school facilities since 2014

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 - 01:52 GMT

Egypt already has 45,279 public schools with 18,608,730 students, according to the ministry’s statistics published in late July.

Efforts underway to instill financial culture through education

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 09:44 GMT

The efforts aim to teach youth the concepts of investment and economy from early on.

28 Egyptian-Japanese schools to function next academic year

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 - 08:33 GMT

Online application for Egyptian-Japanese schools is set to be launched within days through the official website of the Ministry of Education and Technical Training.

Minister rejects 20% increase of Intl. schools’ tuition fees

Wed, 17 May 2017 - 11:03 GMT

Education Minister Tarek Shawky rejected the demand of international schools to increase their tuitions by 20 percent.

Education Minister heads to Senegal for education meeting

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 - 09:30 GMT

Minister of Education Tarek Shawky headed to Senegal Monday to participate in the 2017 Triennale of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA), taking place March 14-17 in Dakar.

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