Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, today attended the signing of the partnership agreement between El Sewedy Education and Coventry University for the opening a branch of Coventry University within “The Knowledge Hub | International University Institution of Egypt” located in the New Administrative Capital.
The Ministry of Higher Education supports private entities to enhance higher education in Egypt under the new International Branch Campus (IBC) Law. The signing builds on strong existing links between the UK and Egyptian higher education sectors, which already see over 18,000 students in Egypt studying on UK university programmes.
The partnership agreement marks a new kind of academic collaboration in Egypt in line with its learning strategy, with top universities around the world working with private entities to provide students with excellent teaching, and a quality international education.
The partnership agreement marks the launch of “The Knowledge Hub | International University Institution of Egypt”.
Eng. Ahmed El Sewedy, Founder and Chairman of El Sewedy Education stated: ” Our aim is to fulfill our country’s vision for 2030 by enhancing the quality of higher education through our flagship project The Knowledge Hub. We are partnering with one of UK’s top universities that will provide students with practical skillsets and tools to enable them to become the future leaders of tomorrow and enhance their employability opportunities.”
Eng. Ahmed El Sewedy also added, “The main objective of the Knowledge Hub is to prepare students for a future of global competitiveness, and to provide them with an intellectually stimulating, enriching, and credible educational experience, contributing to the advancement and development of the Egyptian economy in various fields.”