Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST)
Conclusion of a Contract on Scholarship with Toyota Tsusho Corporation
TOKYO, February, 2020
Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) concluded a contract on Scholarship with Toyota Tsusho Corporation of Japan.
E-JUST was established in 2010 in New Borg El Arab City, Alexandria, Egypt based on the bilateral agreement between the governments of Egypt and Japan. Japanese government has been implementing the technical cooperation project through JICA. With the cooperation of Japanese universities, JICA has been supporting to establish, operate and enhance the academic programs as well as the governance of the university. Also E-JUST has been receiving international students from African countries with the aim to be the Center of Excellence of higher education and advanced research not only in Egypt but also in the Middle East and Africa.
Toyota Tsusho Corporation has been developing business among African countries including Egypt in the field of automotive, energy and infrastructure, etc. In addition, Toyota Tsusho Corporation has been contributing to developing human resources who are expected to be the bridge between Egypt and Japan in the future by providing E-JUST students with internship opportunities.
By this agreement, Toyota Tsusho Corporation will support tuition fee of excellent 4 African Masters and 8 Egyptian undergraduate students who need financial support. Besides, E-JUST will cover monthly stipend and other costs for African Master students and contribute to nurturing excellent human resources who will play a key role in the future of Africa.