Sourouzian, AUC’s William K. Simpson and Marilyn M. Simpson Professor of Egyptology, who has been leading excavations for 20 years in the ancient Thebes, explains how she and her team have successfully salvaged sites, conserved monuments and unearthed hundreds of statues.
Leading Innovation with Online and Blended Learning
AUC is pioneering educational innovation in the region, redesigning its own courses, in collaboration with MIT and the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education, and exploring ways to enhance online and blended learning strategies both within the University and across Egypt.
More than 300 community-based learning classes have been offered at AUC since 2008.
MIT's Vijay Kumar Explores the Potential of Online and Blended Learning
Vijay Kumar, associate dean of digital learning and executive director of the Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab at MIT, discusses the benefit of implementing online and blended learning strategies at universities, exploring the major impact these approaches can have and proposing steps to implement them.
At AUC’s Libraries, our savvy staff and top-notch resources support learning, research, and teaching at every level. The Main Library is located at AUC New Cairo and houses the Rare Books and Special Collections Library, an archive of historical materials from Egypt and the Middle East. A second library location at AUC Tahrir Square gives you all of the resources of AUC's libraries, without leaving downtown Cairo.
CEO Maysa Jalbout Discusses Online and Blended Learning in Egypt
Maysa Jalbout, CEO of the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation, highlights the benefits of online and blended learning, outlining the major challenges that prevent access to quality education in the Arab world.
Jayda Hany connects style with architecture and fuses the modern with the traditional, melding disciplines to create cutting edge fashion-forward footwear.
Majors and Minors
One of the University’s major priorities is providing scholarships and financial aid support to its students in order to further AUC’s mission.
This is AUC
AUC is Egypt's leading global university, emphasizing a liberal arts approach that motivates students to explore their interests, seek active learning opportunities and engage themselves outside of the classroom.
AUC Library subscribes to over 85,000 periodicals and serials.
If you haven’t yet been enticed by the graphic design senior exhibition’s distinctive logo this year, featuring multiple layers of the words, “Alt w Shidd,” this week is your last chance to take a look at the students’ expressions of creativity –– and solutions to community problems –– at the...
- Encourages students to think critically and examine their role in the world
- Promotes responsible citizenship and collaborative solutions to resolve local, regional and global issues
- Interdisciplinary study
- Hands-on curricula and a strong culture of service
- Learning-by-doing approach, engaging students in society and the world around them
- Diverse extracurricular activities
- Community-based initiatives
- Cross-cultural environment
Last Day of Classes & Final Exam-Winter 2018
Grading Deadline Winter 2018 session