Real learning doesn’t only happen in the classroom. At AUC, we have a wide-range of services to support your success, and connect you with peers and professors. Our experts in the writing center, multi-media library collection, job-savvy advisors in the career center, and opportunities for study abroad are all available for you to take your education to the next level of learning
AUC offers students a wide variety of study-abroad opportunities for a semester or an academic year. International study is an enriching experience that is valuable for students’ personal growth and career prospects. You can take your education abroad through AUC at one of our 60 affiliate universities or choose an outside university.
Study Abroad (direct enrollment): AUC students can spend a single semester or full year studying at another university. Students can choose a university from the list of AUC partner schools or other universities approved by AUC.
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We understand that finding the right job can be tough. If you don't know where to begin, AUC Career Center will point you in the right direction, and keep you on track. We offer students and alumni career planning services, resume help, interview preparation, and a connection to our network of employers and the professional community. We also facilitate internships and recruitment efforts for employers.
AUC's main library boasts nearly 500,000 print volumes, 130 electronic journal subscriptions, 340 PCs and laptops, and the view of our garden isn't bad either. Home to the largest English-language collection in Egypt, the AUC New Cairo library is the hub of study, research and investigation on campus. The library is home to the Learning Commons, your go-to spot for research and technology help. Expert research librarians are always available to assist you in hunting down information, whether in a book, online, or in a document in another library across the world.
Tahrir Square Library:
AUC’s Tahrir Square library gives you all of the resources of AUC's libraries, without leaving downtown Cairo.
The Rare Books and Special Collections Library has a remarkable archive of documents from the arts, culture, and society of Egypt and the Middle East. You can explore not just books and periodicals, but also manuscripts, photographs and slides, maps, architectural drawing, memorabilia and artifacts, and audio-visual media. The library also houses the University archives.
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Our students are great writers, but they know there is always room to improve. AUC's Mohamed Taymour Writing Center helps graduate and undergraduate students refine their writing techniques and learn new strategies of critical thinking and thoughtful writing. Our two locations provide individual tutoring to help students in all disciplines as well as weekly peer-review workshops tailored to core classes in rhetoric and focused workshops on grammar, writing with technology, oral presentations, in-class writing and essay exams. You can also receive online tutoring through our Online Writing Lab.
Textbook, cookbook, picture book; whatever book you're looking for, you'll find it at the AUC Bookstore. At our five bookstore locations, you can browse more than 20,000 titles covering both English language academic texts and general interest books, as well as Arabic literature in translation. At the AUC New Cairo bookstore, you can also find AUC gear, sportswear, and gifts. The AUC Bookstores are owned and operated by the AUC Press, the leading English-language publishing house in the Middle East. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org