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El Sheikh Receives a Delegation from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

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May 2023 News

El Sheikh Receives a Delegation from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

Today, Sunday, May 21, 2023, Professor Dr. Mahmoud El Sheikh, President of the New Cairo Technological University, received a delegation from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). This meeting is part of the university’s efforts to explore new horizons for international cooperation and support in various educational, cultural, research, and training fields.

The meeting commenced with the President of the New Cairo Technological University welcoming the delegation and engaging in discussions about the nature of studies at the university, as it is one of the first technological universities in Egypt.

In the same context, Professor Dr. Tarek Abdelmalek Mikhail, Dean of the Faculty of Industry and Energy Technology, gave a detailed presentation about the university since its establishment, the nature of its studies, the curricula, the targeted academic programs, and practical training for students.

President El Sheikh emphasized to the delegation the university’s commitment to strengthening international collaboration with leading educational institutions worldwide. The university aims to bridge the knowledge gap between its curricula and those of advanced universities. This is achieved through the development of courses, regulations, and the creation of new academic programs that align with future job requirements, preparing graduates for the labour market. He also highlighted the university’s commitment to implementing all aspects of fourth-generation university concepts, including the creation of new programs and colleges.