Higher Education

University of Sharjah to open first offshore campus in Egypt

Wed, 08 May 2024 - 05:52 GMT

Establishing the first offshore campus of UAE’s Sharjah University in Egypt would enhance the position of the two countries on the map of international higher education.

President Sisi directs to keep raising quality, efficiency, competitiveness of university education in Egypt

Sat, 27 Jan 2024 - 05:39 GMT

The President was also briefed on the government's program to accommodate the rapid increase in the number of university students, as well as international students, and the ongoing efforts in this regard to establish a city for international students to accommodate the increasing numbers.

Egypt has 90 universities serving 3.6M students: Higher Education Minister

Wed, 11 Jan 2023 - 02:10 GMT

The minister pointed out that many Egyptian universities occupy advanced ranks globally in certain fields and in international publishing of academic research.

Number of Egyptian university students estimated to be 5.6M in 2032

Tue, 06 Dec 2022 - 02:53 GMT

Minister Ashour pointed out that the Egyptian population is estimated to hit 160 million in 2050.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Ministry launches 2nd phase of 'Equal Opportunities' programme

Mon, 05 Dec 2022 - 02:16 GMT

The "Equal Opportunities" programme was launched by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi early in 2021.

Egypt's Higher education, emigration ministers discuss ways of benefiting from experiences of Egyptian scientists abroad

Mon, 12 Sep 2022 - 06:55 GMT

Ashour stressed the importance of close cooperation between the two ministries to make use of the distinguished expertise of Egyptian scientists living overseas in various fields.

Value of U.S-Egypt agreement on supporting higher education rises to $237.2M

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 10:50 GMT

The agreement was signed on September 29, 2021 in Cairo.

Participation of Egypt's university students in National Dialogue begins

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 07:43 GMT

The National Dialogue part carried out among university students kicked off Monday under the auspices of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

Egyptian Cabinet approves establishment of 6 technology universities

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 03:12 GMT

The Cabinet approved Thursday a draft decree providing the establishment of six new technology universities at different governorates in Delta and Upper Egypt.

Egypt's Higher education minister probes strategy to improve services in diagnostic radiology

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 11:29 GMT

During the meeting, the two sides discussed ways of boosting bilateral cooperation.

Egypt expands branches of foreign universities during coming 8 yrs: Planning Ministry

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 11:21 GMT

The state aimed to reduce the travel of Egyptian students to study abroad, to attract students from outside Egypt, and to enrich the integration between state institutions.

Egyptian models of innovation projects related to climate change to be presented at COP 27 conference

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 09:38 GMT

The meeting also tackled the preparation of Sharm El Sheikh city in the medical sector based on green technology.

Min. Abdel Ghaffar orders to lay down health map for each governorate

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 09:33 GMT

Participants tackled challenges facing the health system in the country.

Egypt's Higher education min.: State interested in executing digital transformation at universities

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 12:54 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar's remarks came during his meeting on Sunday with Chairman of Egypt Post Sherif Farouk to discuss ways of boosting cooperation between the his ministry and the postal authority in this regard.

Egypt says cooperation with India's Serum Institute important

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 03:49 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar gave the remarks during a meeting with the executive director of the international marketing department at the Indian institute and the institute's regional director.

Egyptian Minister of Higher Education, Mauritanian Ambassador to enhance educational cooperation

Mon, 28 Feb 2022 - 10:11 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, received Monday Sidi Mohamed Abdullah, the Ambassador of Mauritania in Cairo; to discuss ways of cooperation between both countries in the educational and cultural fields.

Egypt's Higher Education, USAID inaugurate Career Centers at Tanta University to prepare students for job market

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 12:19 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and the USAID inaugurated two Centers for Career Development at Tanta University to prepare students for the workforce and connect them with jobs.

Extremism obstructs accomplishment of development programs in many developing countries: Egyptian president at ISESCO forum

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 01:36 GMT

The event is hosted by Egypt in the New Administrative Capital on December 8-10.

Egypt sets to hold World Forum for Higher Education and Scientific Research

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Egypt is preparing to hold the World Forum for Higher Education and Scientific Research under the auspices of President Abdel Fatah al- Sisi in the New Administrative Capital this December.

Students who did not receive COVID-19 vaccine will not enter campuses: Higher Education Spox

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt started last week receiving students of university and high institutes to be vaccinated against coronavirus ahead of the new academic year scheduled to begin on 9 October.