E-JUST visit to MEXT

On February 4th 2020, Egypt Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) delegation headed by E-JUST President, Prof. Ahmed El-Gohary paid a visit to Ms. OYAMA Mami, Director General for International Affairs, Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). The visit occurred at MEXT headquarters at Kasumigaseki, Tokyo. MEXT, Japanese Cooperation Universities and other related organizations have been supporting the establishment of E-JUST according to the Japanese standards of higher education. During the visit, Prof. El-Gohary presented the latest progress concerning E-JUST main and secondary campus constructions, and the ongoing efforts to receive at E-JUST graduate students from African universities. Supported by scholarships allocated during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) 7, E-JUST will be receiving yearly 50 graduate students from African universities for the next three years. Various means of MEXT support to E-JUST were also discussed during the visit.