A recent study shed the light on technical education in Egypt, stressing that the previous decades witnessed a large gap between education and the labor market, and listed that among the reasons that led to this was the failure to involve specialists in agriculture, industry, trade and technology in formulating the goals and outcomes of technical education.
The "Technical Education Development Strategy" submitted by the Ministry of Education to the House of Representatives included some figures on applied technology schools and targets for 2030.
Those are located in Cairo, Giza, Qalyoubeya, Alexandria, Port Said, Suez, and three other governorates in Upper Egypt.
The exams of high school senior-year students (Thanaweya Amma) will not be held before July, and will be electronic.
That was in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawky.
Zein gave directives to Chairman of the Specialized Nile Channels Osama el Bahnasi to launch the channel as soon as possible.
The agreement includes the establishment of centers of competence specializing in the fields of renewable energy and energy efficiency in applied technology schools in Hurghada and Aswan.
The Ministry of Education and Technical Education plans to introduce 10 applied technology schools annually.
New disciplines were introduced in USAID training program, where students get trained in logistics, renewable energy, and agriculture fields.
The aim of the MoU is to implement Huawei’s training programs within Elsewedy Technical Academy (STA) in Egypt.
The protocol aims at promoting discipline among students and boosting their sense of belonging.
How Egypt’s vocational training programs are evolving.
The goal is to train professional technical workers, and provide technical education for students.
The Cabinet indicated in its mid-year report to the Parliament what has been achieved over the past six months.
“Egypt Can by Education” concluded on Tuesday after holding eight sessions on its second day including “Ask the Experts” session.
The New Education System, which has been subject to debate, is being introduced in the current academic year.
Ministry of Education will establish nine low-fees international public schools to grant their students international certificates.
Minister of Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawki signed on Sunday cooperation protocols with several private companies to implement Egypt Makers initiative.
The workshop included 1,300 Egyptian technical school teachers and administrators from 60 vocational schools.
Khaled Abdel Ghaffar held a meeting on Monday to discuss establishing a Technology University in collaboration with the Salesian Don Bosco and Turin University.