Dr. Essam El-Kordi, President of Alexandria University received on Monday 22/1/2018 Ambassador Neil Hawkins, Ambassador of Australia in Cairo.

During the meeting, Prof. Al-Kordi reviewed the system of study at the University of Alexandria and its embrace of a large number of international students from different countries of the world through the Center of Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (TAFL).

Ambassador / Neil Hawkins expressed his interest in cooperating with Egyptian universities and the possibility of inviting representatives from Australian universities to visit Egypt in the coming period. He pointed out that there are a large number of Australian students at Alexandria University to study Arabic.

At the end of the meeting, the university president gave a copy of the memorial book to the Australian ambassador.

The meeting was attended by Ms. Anna Crisp, Director of Political and Economic Affairs at the Australian Embassy in Cairo.