Would it not be convenient if structures had the technology to repair their cracks and ruptures? Professor of construction engineering, Mohamed AbouZeid (MSc) '91 explains how this has been an ongoing research at AUC and how it can benefit Egypt in large-scale future construction projects.
Continuing to make its imprint as an innovative institution with extensive reach in the community, AUC has recently launched a strategic partnership for the RiseUp Summit, the largest innovation and entrepreneurship summit in the MENA region, taking place in the heart of downtown Cairo annually. As...
MIT's Vijay Kumar Explores the Potential of Online and Blended Learning
Vijay Kumar, associate dean of digital learning and executive director of the Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab at MIT, discusses the benefit of implementing online and blended learning strategies at universities, exploring the major impact these approaches can have and proposing steps to implement them.
At AUC’s Libraries, our savvy staff and top-notch resources support learning, research, and teaching at every level. The Main Library is located at AUC New Cairo and houses the Rare Books and Special Collections Library, an archive of historical materials from Egypt and the Middle East. A second library location at AUC Tahrir Square gives you all of the resources of AUC's libraries, without leaving downtown Cairo.
Leading Innovation with Online and Blended Learning
AUC is pioneering educational innovation in the region, redesigning its own courses, in collaboration with MIT and the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education, and exploring ways to enhance online and blended learning strategies both within the University and across Egypt.
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As AUC’s first Regional Symposium in Neuroethics approaches, community members are asking, what does the term “neuroethics” actually mean? How does it apply to the University’s academic programs and culture of research? The symposium’s panelists will attempt to broach challenging questions of...
Study Day Fall 2017
Semester Final Exams Fall 2017
More than 300 community-based learning classes have been offered at AUC since 2008.
Last Day of Classes - Fall 2017
Dec 16 - 21
Semester Final Exams Fall 2017
CEO Maysa Jalbout Discusses Online and Blended Learning in Egypt
Maysa Jalbout, CEO of the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation, highlights the benefits of online and blended learning, outlining the major challenges that prevent access to quality education in the Arab world.