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AUC to Host Chinese-African Higher Education Forum

On the occasion of the Year of Education initiative in Egypt and the country’s presidency of the African Union, AUC is organizing the Chinese-African Higher Education Forum, which will take place on April 2 and April 3, 2019 at the New Cairo campus, hosting leaders of more than 20 Chinese, African and Egyptian universities.

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Harvard Networking Visit to AUC

AUC hosted a networking luncheon on campus in honor of Harvard alumni visiting from the United States and alumni holding dual-degrees from Harvard and AUC. The luncheon was at the end of a day filled with lectures, including talks by AUC faculty members about social entrepreneurship in the region and a discussion on AUC-Harvard collaborations. The visit was conducted with the aim of providing a greater understanding of the current economic, social and entrepreneurial climate in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to the Harvard visitors.

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AUC Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Washington State University

AUC recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Washington State University to prepare for future collaborations regarding projects, programs and activities, including international research collaborations and student exchange programs and Distinguished Visiting Professors Program and the Distinguished Visiting Researchers Program.

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Serage Amatory, political science and multimedia journalism double major, and Radwa Hamed '17, computer engineering and electronics and communications engineering double major, were chosen to receive fully funded fellowships to pursue their graduate studies at Stanford University as members of the 2019 Knight-Hennessy Scholars program. AUC is the only University in the Middle East that has representatives in this year's cohort of the program.


The Middle East Section of the American Anthropological Association has awarded Noha Fikry (MA '18) its annual Student Paper Award, which aims to recognize students' rigorous research efforts conducted about the region. Noha has won the prize for her master's thesis chapter titled "Spaces of Life, States of Death."



Congratulations to School of Business students Noor Sorour and Walid Abou El Nour and School of Sciences and Engineering students Ayah Hani and Zeina Hesham for winning first place in the Engineering and Commerce Case Competition in Montreal, Canada. The team was led by Neveen Ahmed, assistant professor in the Department of Management.




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At AUC, we recognize that a university campus serves as the center of a student’s academic and cultural experience, and our Office of Safety and Security is committed to providing a safe, secure and welcoming campus environment for our global community of students from more than 50 countries.


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AUC’s 260-acre technologically advanced and environmentally sensitive campus is located in the heart of New Cairo – a secure residential suburb in Cairo and a vibrant, historical city in the heart of the Middle East. 

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Egypt was recently ranked the safest country in Africa — higher than both the United States and the United Kingdom, coming in 16th out 135 countries worldwide, according to the 2018 Gallup Global Law and Order Report

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