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Keep up-to-date with all the latest AUC news

Chasing Circuits: AUC Spinoff Suitera Making Way for Future Generations of Electronics

With an increased need to solve newly emerging challenges in the electronics design automation industry, faculty members at AUC established Suitera, the second AUC spinoff company.

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AUC's NanoEbers Wins French-Egyptian Prize for Technology Detecting Water Toxins

Competing with 150 other startups, the Department of Chemistry's NanoEbers recently won the Coup de Couer prize at the French Egyptian Startup Competition for creating a technology used to detect harmful toxins in water. The prize is awarded by the French Chamber of Commerce in Egypt to recognize a tech-based innovative startup company with a cash award of EGP 150,000.

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Msh Zanbek: Play Exploring Sexual Harassment Showing Soon

Msh Zanbek, formerly known as You-W-Ana Too, is hitting the stage at AUC on March 22.

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#AUCSpeakUp​ Dialog Series: How to Stay Safe in Cyberspace? Is "Private" Really "Private"

March 1, The internet has become an important lifeline in today’s world. But, can anyone really guarantee their privacy or safety on the web? Our guests explore the increasing online harassment trend facing internet users.

10 Reasons to Study at The American University in Cairo

February 16, Here are the top 10 reasons to join AUC, the region’s leading English-language, U.S.-accredited institution of higher education and the center of the Arab world’s intellectual, social and cultural life.

Soraya Bahgat '06, Member of UN Women Gender Innovation Agora

January 31, Interview with Soraya Bahgat '06, Member of UN Women Gender Innovation Agora #AUCSpeakUp


Faculty in The Media

Bahia Shehab (MA '09) and Haytham Nawar

The National showcases designs from Bahia Shehab (MA '09) and Haytham Nawar's award-winning book, A History of Arab Graphic Design.

Maha Bali '01

Maha Bali '01 talks about community-building activities on the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast.

Angus Blair

Angus Blair talks to CNBC about Saudi Arabia's expected budget deficit. 



Competing with more than 150 startups, the Department of Chemistry's NanoEbers recently won the Coup de Couer prize at the French-Egyptian Startup Competition for creating a technology used to detect toxins in water.


Five alumnae are ranked in Forbes Middle East as some of the top 50 power businesswomen in the region for their "resilience, flexibility and strength in the face of unprecedented adversity."


With a focus on social impact, the graduation projects of four of our graphic design alumni showcased different ways to innovate and educate in Egypt. Their work was featured in the Global Grad Show.

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At a glance

AUC at a Glance 2020

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Covid issue

COVID-Connected: AUCians Embrace New Normal

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In Service of Egypt

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Arabic Studies

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Graduate study

Graduate Studies

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President's Report

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AUC Scholarships

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Community Service

100 Years of Community Engagement

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making history again

Making History Again

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