Preparatory Course and Selection procedure

Preparatory Course and Selection procedure


Preparatory Course

To prepare academically and linguistically for students’ studies and researches in E-JUST, E-JUST offers preparatory course for 6 months at the maximum (please refer to the attached course list for Faculty of Engineering, to be updated for other faculties). Applicants will be notified the subjects which he / she needs to take, and estimated duration of the preparatory course when the admission result is announced to each successful applicants.

Selection Procedures

  1. Application Submission
  • Online submission is opened through E-JUST website from January 16 till February 15, 2020. ejust.edu.eg
  1. Primary Screening Announcement
  • E-JUST will send the result to each applicant after documents classification and analysis, the accepted applicants will be invited to the interview.
  1. Interview and Exams
  • The exam and interview will be held by video conference via Skype (requires good internet connection) on April 6 – 13, 2020.
  1. Result announcement
  • E-JUST will announce the final decision to the applicants.
  1. Deadline to receive all the original certificates certified by the Egyptian Embassy
  • Accepted applicants have to submit their documents to E-JUST international office. All the certificates must be certified by the Egyptian embassy from applicants’ home country.
  1. Arrival in E-JUST
  • Accepted applicants should arrive at E-JUST maximum by September 20, 2020.
  1. Medical Check up
  • Students have to be tested for HIV examination in governmental hospital in Egypt and in case of positivity of the result the applicant will be forced to leave Egypt according to the Egyptian law.
  1. Orientation Week
  • Introducing E-JUST research and campus life to the students.
Process Due Date
1 Application Submission January 16 – February 15, 2020
2 Primary Screening Announcement April 5, 2020
3 Interview and exams April 6 – 13, 2020
4 Result announcement May 3, 2020
5 Deadline to receive all the original certificates certified by the

Egyptian Embassy

June 4, 2020
6 Sending the Acceptance Letter to the accepted applicants August 16, 2020
7 Arrival in E-JUST September 20, 2020
8 Orientation week September 21 – 24, 2020
9 Start of lectures Spring 2020 Semester September 27, 2020

* Note: Reasons for disqualification in any stage of selection procedure will NOT be disclosed

Schedule subject to change

Admission Examination

For all candidates:

  1. Oral Examination
  • Knowledge of basics principles in the field
  1. Interview
  • Research ability and potential
  • Potential for conducting independent experiments/surveys
  • Research ability and potential
  • Potential for conducting independent experiments/surveys
  • Presentation skills
  • Originality of the presentation (Percentage taken from web sites, borrowed material)
  • Logic and clearness to expose ideas (looking to audience)
  • Answering questions logic, and consistently
  • Clear and concise spoken English
  • Personal Character
  • Motivation and neatness
  • Awards and publication, others

The candidate conducts a 15-minute presentation by PPT (Power Point Presentation) for his/her research proposal in front of an evaluation committee. The presentation is followed by 15-minute discussion with the candidate to evaluate the main points given in the research proposal and to evaluate the candidate’s research potential.   Applicants are required to provide a copy of the research proposal and the power-point presentation before their interview date.