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Top-notch facilities, world-renowned faculty and bright young minds; that's what makes up AUC's rich culture of research. 

Our Research

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Undergraduate Research

As an undergraduate student, you have the opportunity to participate in AUC's tradition of research and development and make significant contributions in your field. 


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The AUC TTO fosters commercial investment in and licensing of inventions and discoveries flowing from the research at the American University in Cairo.


Research Innovation

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From PPE To Concrete

Researchers from The American University in Cairo are mixing discarded Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) into concrete as way of reusing waste and saving natural resources.

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AUC Faculty Members Among Top 2% Impactful Scientists Globally by Stanford University- Elsevier List

November 10, Meet the 10 faculty members from AUC's School of Sciences and Engineering who were named among the top 2% most impactful scientists globally by Stanford University-Elsevier's Scopus.

Professor Hesham Sallam: Spotlight on Paleontology in Egypt

May 27, Hesham Sallam, paleontologist and associate professor at AUC’s Institute of Global Health and Human Ecology talks to us about his favorite paleontological finds and his work towards combating global warming through lessons from pre-historic data.

Chasing Circuits: AUC Launches Suitera Spinoff

March 8, Suitera is AUC's latest spinoff, and its founders are looking to change the game for next-generation electronics by providing services to accommodate for future anticipated spikes in speed and data — with applications in electronics, automotives and avionics.


Research Centers

Research centers and institutes are among the most essential ways AUC encourages collaboration across disciplines.

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Upcoming Conferences


Research and Creativity Convention 2022

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AUC Forum Mena Databank

This Databank is AUC Forum’s most dis-aggregated Databank, covering over 30 well-established indicators for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region.

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AUC Students

Interactive Factbook

The AUC Factbook Dashboard provides a comprehensive overview of admissions, enrollment, and graduation data for all AUC students–excluding students enrolled in the School of Continuing Education.

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