President of Alexandria University Dr. Essam El Kurdi has recieved Mr. Yoon Sun Ju, the ambassador of South Korea in Cairo at the head of a diplomatic delegation from the Korean embassy. The visit aims to strengthen cooperation between the two sides in the field of advanced technology, and discussing possibility of taking advantage of the Korean experience in technological sciences as well as cooperation in of academic and research areas.

Dr. Kurdi emphasized the importance of openness and building close relationships with all prestigious universities and scientific institutions in various countries of the world. Alexandria University welcomed to take full advantage of the Korean experience through

grants and training opportunities provided by the Korean universities for AU students.

Dr. Kurdi called the Korean side to cooperate in the establishment of Alexandria University branch in Borg El Arab that will include technical complexes in various scientific disciplines.