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Alexandria University Council reviewed on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, headed by Dr. Rushdi Zahran, president of the university, which has been developed at the level of services provided to faculty and university employees, where it has been set up headquarters for the National Authority for Social Insurance at the Youth Welfare Department in front of the Faculty of Engineering.

The Council also reviewed the future planning for faculties of Alexandria University; such as: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Fine Arts, kindergarten and Specific Education.

Alexandria University Graduate Studies and Research Council adopted, at its meeting held recently, headed by Dr. Sediq Abdul Salam, the University Vice President, creating master’s of Medical Ethics, as well as professional diploma program in medical ethics at the Faculty of Medicine.


The Faculty of Economic Studies and Political Science organized a symposium on the Palestinian problem and its implications for the Egyptian national security. A lecture was delivered by the ambassador Mohammed Orabi the former Egyptian minister of Foreign Affair. Mr. Orabi is currently President of the foreign affairs committee in the House of Representative. The symposium was attended by Dr. Kadri Ismail Dean of the faculty, Dr. Mamdouh Mansour, Head of the Political Science Department, Dr. Ali Abdel Wahab, Faculty deputy for Education and Students Affairs and a group of faculty members and students.


Alexandria University Council during its session on Tuesday, 27 December 2016 headed by the Rector Dr. Essam El Kurdi, approved the nominations of university faculties and institutes for the State Awards 2016 granted by the Academy of Scientific Research as follows:

First:- Nile Prizes (in advanced technological sciences): Prof. Dr. Said Ismail El Khami has been nominated.

Secondly: - State – Merit Prizes: Prof. Dr. Esmat Hussein Hegazy the Professor Emeritus at Faculty of Agriculture has been the nominated (in agricultural sciences) and Prof. Dr. Morsi Abu Saaud El Suda the Professor Emeritus at Faculty of Agriculture has been nominated (in advanced technological sciences that serve agricultural fields).

Alexandria University Council headed by the University President Dr. Essam El-Kurdy during its last session approved the proposal of accepting 21,424 students in the coming academic year (2017-2018). The university accepts the students who have obtained general secondary certificate or equivalent. The council also approved accepting 646 students in university faculties in Matrouh branch.

The Council discussed faculties' preparations for exams and emphasized taking all necessary precautions for the exams.