Faculty News

 

Dr. Rushdy Zahran, President of Alexandria University declared that the total number of faculties and institutes of Alexandria University, which was accredited by the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education became 11 faculty and institute.

This came after the meeting held in the Faculty of Engineering with Prof. Dr. Johansen Eid, the Manager of NAQAAE on the occasion of opening of a branch of the authority in AU. During the meeting, it was announced that the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine obtained the accreditation.

The meeting was attended by Prof. Dr. Essam El-Kurdi the University Vice President for Community Service and Environment Development, Prof. Dr. Abdel Aziz Konswa; Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Prof. Dr. Ashraf Nazem; Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Prof. Dr. Kamal Metwalli, Director of Quality Assurance Center of AU and a group of teaching staff members.

 

In the framework of the celebration of AU Diamond Jubilee, the Faculty of Commerce held charity market for students. The event was held under auspices of Acting Dean Dr. Yehya Abdel Ghani

Abu Al-Futouh to strengthen social solidarity. The market started on Tuesday 20/12/2016 with participation of faculty members and the Graduates Community of the Faculty of Commerce in addition to Dr. Mohamed Omar Hammad Abu Doh, the Faculty deputy for Community Service and Environment Development.

 

Dr. Abdul Aziz Konswa, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering congratulated and honored the student Saber Fekry Sakhr from the Department of Production Engineering for achieving the first place in the international contest for youth and sustainable development ZERO HACKATHON 2016 which was held in Rome – Italy.

The competition was held in the period from 29 November to 2 December 2016 under auspices of Food and Agriculture

Organization (FAO), the International Youth Foundation and the International Organization for Society Development in Italy.

The student Saber Sakhr invented a new technique for water purification named TWOPRO and designed to be one of the effective solutions for the problem of water pollution suffered by the international community in genera and Egypt in particular. According to the World Health Organization estimates, more than 768 million people depend on the supply of non-improved water containing high levels of pollutants.

 
Under the patronage of Prof. Dr. Rushdi Zahran, president of Alexandria University - Faculty of Agriculture organized a seminar entitled " Food security and sustainable resource management " on the occasion of the celebration of the International Day of the water.
Prof. Mohamed Abaza, vice president for branch Matruh explained that such seminar comes with challenges taking place in Egypt, whether related to water resources or the growing food gap as a result of population growth and encroachment on agricultural land, solving these problems is through the optimum utilization of irrigation water and separated from the rationalization of drinking water consumption of Egypt's share of Nile water and the search for new solutions to save water and increase agricultural expansion on the Nile

The Arbitration and Discussion Committee at Faculty Council of Nursing, Alexandria University has recently approved the PhD degree in nursing sciences for the researcher Boshra Anaam Ahmed; as she had submitted a thesis accepted by the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Nursing.