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UCCD 2021 Virtual Career Platform Kicks Off, in Cooperation With AUC and USAID

In cooperation with AUC and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Virtual Career Platform for the University Centers of Career Development Project (UCCD) 2021 was launched yesterday. The opening ceremony of the UCCD 2021 Virtual Career Platform was attended by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research for University Affairs, Ayman Ashour; U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Jonathan R.

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AUC, USAID Celebrate Inauguration of Aswan University Center for Career Development

With the support of the United States Agency for international Development (USAID), AUC celebrated the opening of the Aswan University Center for Career Development (UCCD) — the 14th out of 21 USAID-funded centers in 14 public universities across Egypt.  During his speech at the inauguration ceremony, Egypt's Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said, "The UCCD centers are of great importance, not only in Egypt but all over the world, as there is a gap between labor market needs and academic education.”

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AUC, USAID Launch Alexandria University’s Third University Center for Career Development

On September 14, AUC inaugurated a new USAID-funded University Center for Career Development Project (UCCD) at Alexandria University, marking the third center to be launched at the university and the 15th out of 21 funded centers set to be established in 14 universities in Greater Cairo, the Delta and Upper Egypt. 

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AUC, USAID Inaugurate Two Centers for Career Development at Tanta University

AUC celebrated the opening of two University Centers for Career Development (UCCDs) at Tanta University's Faculties of Engineering and Commerce, funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). 

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Ehab Abdel-Rahma, AUC provost; Francis Ricciardone, AUC president, Gamal El Din Aboul Magd, Minia University President; Essam El Bedewy, governor of Minia; Sherry F. Carlin, director of USAID Egypt; and Ashraf Hatem, AUC counselor at Minia University

AUC Launches First Career Centers at Minia, Beni Suef Universities

Extending its career guidance services across Egypt, AUC launched this week the first two out of 20 University Centers for Career Development at Minia and Beni Suef universities. The centers in Upper Egyptian universities mark the first of 20 sustainable UCCDs in 12 public universities in Upper Egypt, Delta and Greater Cairo, benefiting roughly 1 million students — more than 70 percent —at a total cost of $20 million — a project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by AUC. 

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AUC, USAID Launch First Virtual Career Fair for Egyptian Universities

AUC and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched the first Virtual Career Fair for Egyptian Universities (UCCD 2020) on September 28. The event was attended by the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, AUC President Francis Ricciardone, AUC Counselor Ashraf Hatem, USAID Egypt Mission Director Leslie Reed, and presidents of ten Egyptian public universities.

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A group of education representatives and authorities -- including Minister of Higher Education Khaled Abdel Ghaffar and AUC President Francis Ricciardone -- gathered Monday to launch the UCCD project.

AUC to Establish 20 Career Development Centers in Egyptian Public Universities

AUC marked a milestone in its mission to expand its outreach and services, launching a project that will impact roughly 1 million students at public universities.

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AUC and USAID Celebrate the Inauguration of Sohag University Center For Career Development

AUC celebrated the launch of the University Center for Career Development (UCCD) at Sohag University this month, funded by The United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The ceremony was attended by AUC President Francis Ricciardone, AUC Counselor Ashraf Hatem, USAID Mission Director Sherry Carlin, Sohag Governor Ahmed Al Ansary and Sohag University President Ahmed Aziz Abdul-Moneim.

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AUC, USAID Inaugurate Menoufia University Center for Career Development

AUC inaugurated the Menoufia University Center for Career Development, the 13th out of 21 funded centers in 14 universities across Egypt, funded by the United States Agency for Career Development. The main aim of the centers is to provide 1 million students with access to career education. 

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