Capmas Application Package

Faculty/department applying for permission to ‘Execute Field Survey” are required to prepare a letter to CAPMAS in Arabic using the department’s letterhead. The letter should include the following:

  • Name of the project/research
  • Primary researcher/ principal investigator
  • Sponsor name (if research is externally funded by grant)  
  • Duration of the project/research
  • Objectives of the survey/research
  • Sample type and size
  • Distribution of the sample to governorate/stations/districts
  • Duration of execution of the field research
  • An undertaking to deliver to the agency a copy of the research results upon its completion.
  • The following statement should be included in the letter: “Household surveys shall be carried out by Egyptian researchers”
  • The letter must be signed by the faculty applying for the permit
  • Attach two copies of the full survey tool to the application (to be stamped with AUC stamp)
  • Attach a cover page with the title of the survey and the name of the primary researcher/principal investigator (to be stamped with AUC stamp)