Technical Education

Study: Egypt seeks to apply new educational system to provide skills relevant to labor market

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 11:12 GMT

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.

Figures on applied technology schools in Egypt released

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 02:31 GMT

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.

40K apply to join recently-introduced applied technology schools in Egypt

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 02:31 GMT

Those are located in Cairo, Giza, Qalyoubeya, Alexandria, Port Said, Suez, and three other governorates in Upper Egypt.

Egypt's education minister announces Spring 2021 semester plan

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 06:48 GMT

The exams of high school senior-year students (Thanaweya Amma) will not be held before July, and will be electronic.

Egypt's pres. gives students choice to receive education in-person or remotely

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 04:01 GMT

That was in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli and Minister of Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawky.

National Media Authority to launch new channel for technical education

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 10:15 GMT

Zein gave directives to Chairman of the Specialized Nile Channels Osama el Bahnasi to launch the channel as soon as possible.

German Reconstruction Bank offers ‎€41.5M to develop technical education in Egypt

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 07:08 GMT

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.

Egypt targets introducing 100 applied technology schools by 2030

Mon, 11 Nov 2019 - 01:17 GMT

The Ministry of Education and Technical Education plans to introduce 10 applied technology schools annually.

USAID mission director hails technical education progress in Egypt

Fri, 27 Sep 2019 - 11:03 GMT

New disciplines were introduced in USAID training program, where students get trained in logistics, renewable energy, and agriculture fields.

Huawei Technologies, Elsewedy Electric Foundation to enhance vocational skills for technical education students

Tue, 10 Sep 2019 - 02:41 GMT

The aim of the MoU is to implement Huawei’s training programs within Elsewedy Technical Academy (STA) in Egypt.

Military education to be introduced in technical schools

Sun, 04 Aug 2019 - 01:49 GMT

The protocol aims at promoting discipline among students and boosting their sense of belonging.

An Eye On Technical Education

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 - 03:55 GMT

How Egypt’s vocational training programs are evolving.

AOI, BIBB sign cooperation protocol on technical education

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 - 09:57 GMT

The goal is to train professional technical workers, and provide technical education for students.

Cabinet details achievements in education sector

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 01:28 GMT

The Cabinet indicated in its mid-year report to the Parliament what has been achieved over the past six months.

‘Egypt Can by Education’ comes up with 13 recommendations

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 - 05:40 GMT

“Egypt Can by Education” concluded on Tuesday after holding eight sessions on its second day including “Ask the Experts” session.

Exclusive Interview: Education minister details new system

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 03:10 GMT

The New Education System, which has been subject to debate, is being introduced in the current academic year.

Egypt to establish 9 international public schools

Sun, 30 Sep 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Ministry of Education will establish nine low-fees international public schools to grant their students international certificates.

Plan set to boost technical education in Egypt

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 - 04:09 GMT

Minister of Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawki signed on Sunday cooperation protocols with several private companies to implement Egypt Makers initiative.

Education Ministry, USAID conclude workshop on technical education

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 04:31 GMT

The workshop included 1,300 Egyptian technical school teachers and administrators from 60 vocational schools.

Technology University to be established in New Cairo

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 - 11:50 GMT

Khaled Abdel Ghaffar held a meeting on Monday to discuss establishing a Technology University in collaboration with the Salesian Don Bosco and Turin University.

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