The Faculty of Languages, in cooperation with the Arab School for Translation, organized a Translator Training Workshop entitled “Skills of The Professional Translator” on January 28, 2019. The workshop was conducted by Dr Hossam Eldeen Mostafa, a highly acclaimed professional translator and the president of the Arab School of Translation, Cairo, Egypt.
Because drama and theater enhance literary knowledge, tolerance, and empathy among students, Faculty of Languages organized a field trip to "Sonbol City".
The Faculty of Languages - Signing a Cooperation Agreement with ETLA
In part of the education excellence policy pursued by the Faculty of Languages as well as the perseverance to graduate calibers with high potentials and outstanding skills that meet the job market requirements, a cooperation of agreement was signed on Nov 28, 2018 with The Egyptian Translators & Linguists' Association (ETLA) & the Arab School of Translation.
Dr. Hassan Huweidi met with the students and staff members of the Faculty of Languages in an exquisite session entitled "The Professional Translator & The Job Market Demands".
The Faculty of Languages hosted an enjoyable and most interesting session entitled "A Preliminary Program for the Japanese Language Taster".
The Faculty of Languages, MSA University hosted the award winning American writer Akhil Sharma who gave an enjoyable and insightful talk entitled “On the Duty to Tell the Truth” on Tuesday, Feb 20th, 2018 in the Cinema Hall- SSB at 11:30am. Sharma is on a short visit to Egypt to participate in the annual round of Cairo Festival for Literature which started on the 17th of February till Feb 22nd, 2018.
The Faculty of Languages-MSA University is pleased to launch its second Mini–Conference in collaboration with its academic partner, the University of Bedfordshire, UK.
This academic event is an opportunity to share experiences, views, and current research work in a variety of disciplines.
Senior students of the Faculty of Languages, MSA University celebrated their “Graduation Projects Day” in the Students’ Services Building (SSB) on the 17th of January, 2018. The graduation projects of the students revolved around three different fields of study/ majors offered at the Faculty of Languages: Translation, Executive Skills, and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL).
Pride and Glory at MSA’s 17th Class Graduation Ceremony.
Modern Science and Arts University's graduation ceremony on the 3rd and 4th of October, 2017 combined glare and glory as graduates will be receiving a Greenwich or Bedfordshire degree, alongside the Egyptian one.
More than 30 scholarships were awarded for students of Greenwich programme for higher education including: Master degrees and PhD; alongside acceptance letter in their masters programs and partial scholarships.
MSA Graduates had undoubtedly taken a leap and had an edge over their peers' counterparts.
MSA University has started the orientation week for the new students with the first faculty, Pharmacy.
The orientation day for the faculty of pharmacy started with a word from Dr. Nawal El Degwi, head of board of trustees, along with a word from Dr Khairy Abdelhamid, President of MSA University and dean of pharmacy.
The Faculty of Languages, MSA held a seminar on Tuesday, the 9th of May, 2017 to which graduates of the faculty, students and staff were invited.The faculty hosted the Fulbright Commission in Egypt that provides opportunities for Egyptian university graduates and staff to conduct research at American institutions.
The faculty of Languages at MSA University held an event on the 23rd of April 2017.
The faculty hosted "Raise your voice" program that aims at combining education and campaigning to increase female perspectives in independent media, through screening documentary movies.
Organized by the faculty of languages , a literary symposium for Hisham Elwan was held earlier that discussed the egyptian spirit in his writings , and attended by Dr.soha raafat ' faculty dean' and a number of staff members and students.
Khaled Zidan, Teaching assistant in the faculty of Languages, has published his latest novel "Aphasia", the novel is published by Oktob Publishing House and is about a girl who accidently lived in a different world, a world that does not represent her nor she represents it.
It seems that we will keep seeing these magnificent presentation as each faculty is seeking perfection.
Students of faculty of languages MSA university have celebrated the graduation projects discussion ceremony, students from different departments: Translation, English language teaching , and executive skills have been discussed a very sophisticated topics, with advanced tools and skills in their specialty ,
The faculty of languages at MSA university has had the great author Youssef Idris’s Al-Farafeer play on a special show by the faculty’s theatre club offered among the contributions of student activity clubs, aiming the enrichment of the students’ awareness and knowledge. And the students themselves did a brilliant and contemporary performance of the play by depicting the 1964 philosophy with a modern youthful spirit.
MSA Sports and Social Administration headed by Dr Salah Abdel Hady and in collaboration of the Students’ Union, organised a trip to Luxor and Aswan where 43 MSA students participated. The trip activities programme included visits of several attractive sites and a variety of recreational input.
Modern Science and Arts University's graduation ceremony this year combined glare and glory as graduates will be receiving a Greenwich degree alongside the Egyptian one. MSA Graduates had undoubtedly taken a leap and had an edge over their peers' counterparts. MSAU graduates included Faculty of Dental & Oral Hygiene, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Biotechnology, Faculty of Management Sciences, Faculty of Mass Com, Faculty of Computer Sciences and Faculty of Languages. Thousand of parents witnessed the ceremony where Professor Dr Nawal El Degwi Head of Board of Trustees and Professor Dr Khairy Abdel Hamid MSAU President welcomed them, who in turn expressed their gratitude and commended the cherished care of their sons and daughters which prepared them to the challenge of the ever changing and demanding job market. Outstanding graduates received fifteen free scholarships to study Masters Degree in United Kingdom's Universities.
The Faculty of Languages at MSAU guided and supervised a second group of ENG90 students to visit the historical site of Al Hussein Mosque of Old Cairo on Thursday, December 4, 2014. The trip was amazing and everybody enjoyed it.
Ms. Mai Mamdouh a staff member at the Faculty of Languages has been recognized by Cairo University as one of the best MBAs candidates. During a ceremony that took place in the presence of Cairo University president and top management administration of both the university and the Faculty of Commerce, Ms. Mai Mamdouh proudly received her award on Thursday, December 4, 2014.
The best Thesis award of Cairo University was granted to MSA's Ghada Mohamed Ali Alakhdar of Faculty of Languages for her thesis titled: "Cyber Text Morality Online and the Promotion of Cultural Diversity". Under the supervision of Prof.Dr. Sahar Sobhi Abdel Hakim.
The valuable and unique thesis was summed up in the 'Diversity of the World Cultures which have the potential for development through "reactivating solidarity networks and reinventing a lost mode of social interaction." The study in that respect picks up the rhizomes of war machine which present a free model for collective action and production, as it also analyses the nomad and its strategy of mobility and vigour communicated in its weaponry. Heartily congratulations to Ms Ghada M. Ali Akhdar for her achieved unique thesis which earned her the 'Best Theses Awards of Cairo University'.
The Faculty of Languages students visited the touristic Khan El Khalili site on Sunday, November 23, 2014.
Two visiting students of Arabic as a Foreign Language, undertook a touristic visit to the old site of EL Moeez Street in Old Cairo with their teachers under the supervision of the Faculty of Languages on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.
On the occasion of Aid El Adha Feast, the Faculty of Languages' students paid a visit to 6th October El Orman Orphanage on Thursday, October 2, 2014. The Students' Activities would like to thank all those who actively participated and helped gathering the toys to make these little angels' hearts sing.
MSAU Faculty of Languages' supervised Foundation students' second visit to the pyramids last Sunday, October, 2014.Future trips to other destinations are to be announced later on.
The Faculty of Languages held a Breast Cancer Awareness Day on the 23rd October,2014 in celebration of the international breast cancer month. In the presence of Prof. Khayri Abdelhameed, MSA University president, and Prof. Soha Raafat, Faculty of Languages dean; Mrs Ghada Salah, a volunteering ex-patient, was invited to give a speech narrating her experience with this disease after two films were projected. During the event, a poster exhibition was held and awareness leaflets were distributed to the audience.
UK Study Abroad Programme Summer 2014
11 Years of continuous Success
In a grand and thrilling Newcomers Orientation celebration at MSA University’s Opera Hall, the Orientation day for new comers, Prof. Dr Nawal EL Degwi. Head of the Board of Trustees received MSA students who attended the UK Study Abroad Programme Summer 2014 in our collaborative partner University of Greenwich, to grant them their UK Study Abroad Programme Certificates & Best Achievers Trophies.
Last week, the faculty of languages hosted the prominent Dr. Sahar El Mougy to talk about “Looking for the Fairy or the magic wand? A few notes on man's search for happiness”.
Sahar Elmougy is an Egyptian writer, assistant professor of American literature (Cairo University). She is also a columnist, creative writing trainer, storyteller and feminist activist. Up her sleeve, she has four books: two collections of short stories and two novels. Her two novels: Daria (1999) and Noon (2007), which won Arab and Mediterranean literary prizes, carved her a place on the Egyptian literary map. Her bestselling novel Noon helped confirm as one of the prominent authors in Egypt. Elmougy conducts a creative writing workshop named after Seshat (the ancient Egyptian goddess of writing).
MSA Faculty of Languages hosted Dr. Mostafa Riad, Professor ofLiterature and Translation at Ein Shams University.The guest speaker delivered a lecture about the importance of"Translators as Researchers", which is a kind of high level ofcreativity in itself.
The lecture made an impact on the audienceslike Dr. Khairy Abdel Hamid, MSA President, Professor Soha Raafat,Dean of Faculty of Languages and Mrs Shadia El Gendy, Head ofAdmission Office, besides other doctors, professors and all studentsof the Faculty.