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The Council of Graduate Studies and Research of Alexandria University headed by Dr. Mokhtar Yousef adopted the university nomination for the executive program between Egypt government and Mauritania government for cooperation in higher education field 2017-2020.


Alexandria University Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research Dr. Mokhtar Yousef declared that the university is preparing an index containing all Diploma, Masters and PhD programs provided by Alexandria colleges and institutes to represent the university capacities for marketing around the world.




The Council of Graduate Studies and Research of Alexandria University headed by Dr. Mokhtar Yousef adopted the proposed agreement of cooperation between Alexandria University and University of California, Devise (Global Study Program).


AU President Essam El Kurdi announced for initiating new programs in the academic year 2018/2019 for under graduate level. The Faculty of Arts will start the program "Juridical phonetics and linguistics" as the first one in Egypt and Arab countries as a collaboration between the Faculty of Arts and Law.

He added that the study of Chinese language will start during the current year to provide the labor market with qualified personals to work in translation, education and media. The study in "industrial engineering" program will also start in the Faculty of engineering.   


AU President Dr. Essam El Kurdi talked about the university concern about providing medical and health services to African countries through periodical medical convoys and establishment of hospitals in some countries. This comes within the university role in community service and supporting the neighbor countries, he said.

Dr. Kurdi declared that a medical convoy was sent to Kericho in Kenya and started work yesterday for one week to perform 100 surgical operation for free and using the latest and advanced tools.

Dr. Ahmed El Masry, the head of the Department of Ophthalmology in the Faculty of Medicine stated that the Kenyan Minister of Heath visited the convoy and thanked Alexandria University and the convoy doctors for their efforts. The minister also declared that the convoy members is very competent physicians and technicians with highly technological preparation and tools.

Dr. El Masry declared that 40 surgical operation have been finished successfully for patients from age of two years up to ninety years old.