Zaki El Sewedy Memorial Fellowship

The Zaki El Sewedy Memorial Fellowship is offered to new and continuing graduate students with outstanding academic performance records, who wish to pursue a graduate degree in the electronics and communication engineering program at The American University in Cairo.


  • Egyptian

  • For new graduate degree-seeking students, full admission to electronic and communication engineering graduate program satisfying AUC graduate full admissions requirements 

  • For continuing students; to retain the fellowship, the recipient must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.2 

  • Financial need


Two academic years, with a review every semester for satisfactory academic performance.


The fellowship covers:

  • Tuition fees for a maximum of nine credits per semester

  • Student services and activities fees

  • Stipend

  • Research and conference/training expenses

Responsibilities of Fellows

  • Fellows are assigned a maximum of 12 hours per week of research work with faculty members

  • A teaching assistantship mandatory training must be completed if the fellow is involved in teaching assistantship duties

  • For details and more information about Teaching Assistantships, click here

To Apply 

Step 1: Check how to apply and submit the online application
Step 2: Complete and submit the online fellowship application

Deadline: No new intakes
For inquiries, send an email