Joint statement between Japan and Egypt was announced on the occasion of President El-Sisi visit to Japan
On the occasion of Presdient El-Sisi visiting Japan, both countries announced Egypt-Japan Joint Statement as “Cooperation for the leap towards a new stage in bilateral relations” on 1st March 2016 in Tokyo. Prof. Elgohary, Presdient of E-JUST, is also visiting japan as member of the mission.
In the statement, E-JUST is mentioned as one of key cooperative project between both countries as follows:
“Both leaders confirmed their continuous support for Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST), and expressed their expectations for E-JUST to be a core of cooperation between the two countries in the fields of Higher Education and Science and Technology, and to play a key role in strengthening bilateral cooperation in the field of education. Both leaders committed to take utmost measures for the completion of the university campus construction by the Government of Egypt, and smooth management of the university, in addition to continued assistance by the Government of Japan such as dispatching experts and professors as well as providing necessary equipment. Both leaders confirmed their intentions to provide cooperation for establishing the faculty of engineering and to consider possible ways for establishing faculties of humanities and business, for the expansion of E-JUST through cooperation by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and with support from partner universities in Japan.”
Full statement is available in following link: