Egyptian Russian University
|Egyptian Russian University|
الجامعة المصرية الروسية
|President||Prof. Dr. Sherif Helmy|
|Location||Badr City, Cairo Governorate, Egypt|
|Campus||Urban, 32.30 acres (13.07 ha)|
An agreement on the establishment of ERU was reached during the visit of the Russian President Vladimir Putin, at then, in Cairo. In May 23–25, 2005, in pursuance of the agreements reached at the April summit in Cairo, Egypt visited the Minister of Education and Science of Russia Andrei Fursenko. In August 15, 2006 in Moscow, a Protocol has been signed between the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Egypt's cooperation in the field of education. Particular attention in the framework of cooperation in this field is the project of Egyptian-Russian University (ERU), the agreement of the creation of which is fixed in the Joint Statement of the Prime Minister of Russia and Egypt on the results of Putin's visit to Cairo. In July 15, 2006 the President of Egypt signed a decree establishing the ERU and in the same year, he performed the first set of students. In July 15, 2006 Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's President signed a decree on the establishment of the Egyptian-Russian University. The implementation of this project took place with the active participation and support of the Ministry of Education of Russia and the Russian Embassy in Egypt.
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Dentistry (to be opened)
The Egyptian Russian University is located on a 32.30-acre (13.07 ha) campus in Badr City.
Partnership with Russian institutions
In the development of teaching methods for the Egyptian-Russian University (ERU), as well as in the direction of the university students and teachers to practice and attracting the most qualified teachers in the learning process of Russia took part in such major Russian universities as the Moscow Power Engineering Institute (Technical University), Izhevsk State Technical University (ISTU), Russian State University for the Humanities (RSUH) and the Peoples' Friendship University. Helmi in an interview spoke about the meaning of all these universities in the development of ERU, and primarily on the preparation of specialist engineers in the relevant department of the university. "Thanks to an agreement with the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation and Russian universities, students ERU can go to practice in Russia, which gives confidence in the level of graduates according to Russian and international standards," he said.