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Alexandria University Council for Graduate Studies and Research headed by AU vice president Dr. Hisham Gaber adopted the proposal of creating Master degree in blood bank in the Institute of Medical Researches.

The Council also adopted the proposal of creating Specialized Diploma in Applied Medical Chemistry and Professional Diploma in Biomedical Chemistry in the Institute of Medical Researches.

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Alexandria University vice president Dr. Hisham Gaber announced that the university was ranked in the position 700 among the best 1000 university in the world according to Shanghai academic ranking for 2017.

He added that the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research selected Alexandria University with Ain Shams and Asiut University to work with intensively in the issue of improving the ranking of the Egyptian Universities.


Alexandria University Vice president for Matrouh branch Affairs Dr. Mohamed Ismael during the last session of branch council presented the final preparations for the new academic year 2017/ 2018. Dr. Ismael added that auditoriums have been prepared and laboratories have been equipped as well as all maintenance works to facilitate the education process. The Council also determined the dates of admission tests in the faculties before the beginning of academic year.

The new students will be subjected to medical check-up through the Ministry of Health hospitals in Matrouh in addition to virus c examination from 9th to 14th of September in the Public Hospital of Matrouh.


President of Alexandria University Dr. Essam El-Kurdy stressed that the Faculty of Medicine is one of the main pillars in the university. He tribute the significant role of the faculty in the last events in Khurshid train accident and receiving injured .The Rector thanked the teaching staff and employees in university hospitals for caring and serving injured and patients.

This came during his participation in the Faculty of Medicine Council meeting headed by Dr. Ahmed Othman, the Faculty Dean. Dr. Kurdy congratulated the faculty for renewing the accreditation from the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education and said that the university established the medical council to set standard criteria to raise the quality in all university hospitals. He pointed out that the university

is waiting the law of university hospitals after being adopted by the Parliament.



Alexandria University President Dr. Essam El-Kurdi received Mr. Yun Sun Ju the ambassador of South Korea in Cairo at the head of a diplomatic delegation. The visit aims to strengthening cooperation between the two

sides in the field of advanced technology, and to discuss how to benefit from the Korean experience in science and technology.

For his part, AU President emphasized the importance of openness and building close and distinct relationships with all prestigious universities and scientific institutions from all countries. He emphasized AU intention to take advantage of the Korean experience and support through grants and training opportunities provided by the Korean universities for AU students.

He also called the Korean side to cooperate in the establishment of Alexandria University branch in Borg Al Arab city, which will include technological centers in different scientific disciplines.

AU President welcomed to receive the Korean students who wish to learn and study the Arabic language and culture, through the Arabic Education Center for foreigners at the Faculty of Arts.

The Korean ambassador declared that his government is ready to provide scholarships for AU students for the undergraduate and graduate levels, and provide opportunities for training courses and workshops in various technological and industrial areas needed in the labor market.