Ain Shams University, as the third Egyptian university, was founded in July 1950 under the name of "Ibrahim Pasha University". It participated with the two earlier universities, "Cairo University" (Fua'd the 1st ) and "Alexandria University" (Farouk the 1st) in fulfilling the message of universities and meeting the increasing demand of youth for higher education. When it was first established, Ain Shams University comprised a number of distinguished faculties and academic institutes, which were later developed into university.
Ain Shams University faces the Corona virus
Ain Shams University implemented many precautionary measures to face the mysterious virus, as it started seminars and awareness workshops in various faculties and university cities, as well as contracted with companies to cleanse university buildings, in addition to many other ongoing measures.
Ain Shams University launches an initiative to bridge the shortage of ventilator devices in Egyptian hospitals
ASU Design House is organizing an initiative for the best design of respirators that are manufactured with locally available devices and components. The university design house will provide technical and administrative support to participating designers over the competition ...
The Minister of Higher Education launches the "Apply Your Idea" initiative and allocates 30 million pounds to support innovations against the Corona virus
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research announced the formation of a committee to immediately start implementing "Applied your idea" initiative that opened the door for urgent exceptional grants to receive innovative technological ideas and solutions.. ...
The smart class project at Ain Shams University contributes to overcoming the crisis of the suspension of study to confront Corona (Covid-19)
In the interest of students ’safety and in implementation of the directives of the recent meeting of the Supreme Council of Universities, the experience of E-Learning continues, alongside investing in Ain Shams University, by activating the experience of smart class. ...
Canceling the second midterm exams
With reference to the decisions of the Prime Minister issued, in particular, the decision of extending the suspension of the study, the Supreme Council of Universities confirms its decisions issued on March 21, 2020 and has been decided to cancel the midterm exams. ...
Good performance reward for faculty staff and the assisting staff at Ain Shams University
President of the University issued a decision granting faculty staff and the assisting staff of the university’s faculty a serious reward for good performance, in appreciation of the extraordinary effort made by the members of the teaching staff and the assisting body. ...
Ain Shams University praises the efforts of its doctors who successfully completed their mission at the Isolation Hospital at Ismailia
In continuation of the national role that Ain Shams University Hospitals always play in serving the nation, Ain Shams University under the auspices of Prof. Dr. Mahmoud El-Metini sent medical staff for Abu Khalifa Hospital specialized for isolation on Ismailia Road. ...
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