The Electrical Systems Engineering (ESE) Department has celebrated the promotion of Dr. Sherif Kamel to the rank of Associate Professor by the Supreme Council of Universities. The celebration took place on Sunday, March 13, 2016 and attended by the University President, Dr. Khayri Abdel-Hamid, Dean of Engineering, Dr. Nahed Sobhi and Head of ESE Department, Dr. Samy El-Hennawey in addition to some of the department's teaching staff.
On the 7th of February 2016, The Faculty of Biotechnology held presentations for the 2015 graduating students’ projects. The event began with a Presentation from the Dean of the Faculty Prof. Ayman Diab, and a hosting from the course coordinator Dr. Gehan Safwat entailing the current achievements.
Accomplishments this semester by the students included acquiring new venues such as the animal health research center, Suez canal University, El Demerdash hospital, the biotechnology lab, NRC, Kuwait medical genetics research center (KMGRC), and the Ansary lab.
A team from the Department of Architectural Engineering at MSA University: Dr. Nermine Abdel Gelil and Arch. Mohamed Rafik along with 12 selected students, attended two intensive training workshops: CSEB (compressed stabilized earth blocks) and AVD (arches, vaults and domes) in Auroville Earth Institute, UNESCO Chair Earthen Architecture, from 8 Feb. 2016 to 20 Feb. 2016.
More than 85 MSAians, students and staff, enjoyed the trip organized by the Sports & Social Department to Luxor and Aswan during the mid-year vacation. The trip included many fun and cultural experiences with magnificent tours around Egypt's most treasured monuments and temples, as well as landscape.
The Faculty of Biotechnology has successfully signed a contract with the Agency for Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) highlighting a research grant that would put an Egyptian team of multidisciplinary scientists in work for 24 months to fight liver cancer with nanobiotechnology techniques.
A group of architects, among them MSA Engineering graduates, has won the 1st place in the competition organized by the Egyptian Ministry of Culture to select Egypt's commissioner to be announced as the curators of Egypt's Pavillion in the Biennale Architecture 2016 organized in Venice, Italy.
Youssef El-Malty, an MSA graduate (now Head of Cyber Security at IBM) has been selected as student of the year by Middlesex University. His page has been listed in the "Featured Alumni" list on Middlesex website.
On the 5th of February, 2016, thirty five delegates from the Egyptian Pharmaceutical Student Federation at MSA University (EPSF-MSA) shared with other EPSF students from 32 governmental and private faculties of pharmacies from all over Egypt in the National Breast Cancer Campaign arranged by the National EPSF under the motto “Best protection, Early detection” in Cairo Festival City, this campaign coincides the international month for "Breast Cancer Awareness". The campaign was supported by BCFE, Al Awram Hospital, Can Survive and Pink Foundations, and was sponsored by Astra Zeneca, Andalusia Hospitals and El-Ezaby pharmacies.
MSA University has proudly co-sponsored “Unity as a Basis of Nation’s Development” at a Cairo Hotel as part of its vision of providing modern, international education to a strong, united community that is able to develop and inspire leaders.
The Faculty of Engineering and the Electrical Systems Engineering Department are proud to announce that a paper, titled “FPGA-Based Hand Gesture Recognition & Marker Tracking for Augmented Reality", prepared by two ECE graduate students, Abdul Rahman Awf and Farida Hamid, and their grad project supervisor, Dr. Noha Younis, was successfully accepted in the IEEE 22nd International Conference on Electronics, Circuits, and Systems (ICECS 2015).
The Faculty of Engineering and the General Systems Engineering Department are proud to announce the completion of The International Conference for Mathematics and Applications (ICMA15) organized by the Egyptian National Committee for Mathematics of IMU, Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT), and locally organized by October University for Modern Sciences and Arts (MSA).
Dr. Nawal El-Degwi, MSA Head of Board of Trustees, has given a special interview to Al-Nahar channel’s Khaled Salah on education, Egypt’s future, and a wide range of topics that relate to how Egypt will cope with the world’s latest trends and technologies, making its way to where it should be.
The Faculty of Languages at October University for Modern Sciences and Arts (MSA) has organized a talk by the prominent ex-footballer and Zamalek superstar Hazem Emam about self-fulfillment and study-life balance.
MSA University students are getting ready to participate in “Ibdaa’” (Arabic for Creativity) competition national finals, organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports in coordination with Al-Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates.
MSA has proudly organized "Arab Innovation Media Festival" with valuable participation from seven Arab countries and 9 universities: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (King Saud University), United Arab Emirates (AUS), Lebanon (Beirut Arab University), Tunisia (Tunis University), Jordan (Yarmuk University), Bahrain (Bahrain University) and Egypt who was represented by MSA, Cairo University, and the American University in Cairo, along with many officials, celebrities, and media professionals from all over the Arab world.
“More than a Dentist” is the event organized by MSA Dentistry’s Science Club that provided a spectrum of successful career experiences by young experts of max 33 years of age at MSA University. What does my future career hides? Am I taking the right choices? These are a common question that has lots of potential answers. How about that we offer them all?
In a majestic atmosphere inspired by British essence, MSA University celebrated the success of UK Summer Student Study Abroad programme 2015. The students received their certificates and special trophies in a ceremony that was graced by her Excellency Head of Board of Trustees, Prof Nawal EL Degwi, and the esteemed Deans & Department Heads and Staff for the faculties of Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Languages and Arts and Design & Director of Quality Assurance, UK Abroad Programme.
October University for Modern Sciences and Arts (MSA) is proud to announce five more years of partnership with University of Greenwich as a panel of Greenwich’s staff, in additional to several UK external auditors, have granted MSA unconditional revalidation for its faculties of pharmacy and biotechnology.
The International Association for Dental Students (IADS) has held its first General Assembly meeting for this year at October University for Modern Sciences and Arts (MSA) with representatives of 7 public and private universities attending.
MSA is the newest member in the IADS Egypt Charter, so the General Assembly started by welcoming MSA to the Association, then reviewing the achievements of the past academic year and the plan for the current year 2015/2016.
The 17th of June of this year witnessed a unique occasion of its kind: the signing of the contract of the design and manufacture of the first agricultural meteorological station holding mechanism with pure Egyptian technology, and that between each of the engineering design company created by a group graduates of the Department of Electrical Systems Engineering under the supervision of Dr. Said Mabrook and the businessman Mamdouh Ghataty, the owner of the largest farms for exporting mangos and green creams.
MSA’s Faculty of Management joins CFA Institute Research Challenge ’16 A group of MSA students has attended the opening ceremony of the CFA Institute Research Challenge at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) with other national and private Egyptian universities.
MSA University has held its first alumni party with the University of Greenwich at a Cairo hotel with high-profile British and Egyptian guests enjoying a warm, well-organized gathering.
MSA Mass Com Students organized a day to honor the workers and drivers of MSA at all levels to make them happy and appreciate the efforts they exerted to make the campus beautiful, neat and tidy and very well organized. Dr Sherine Sabry who was in charge of this eventstated that the main purpose here was to encourage students to servethe community which makes people happy and feel appreciated for what they're doing.