News:

  • Signing Protocol between CDEC and MSME on 19/9/2018

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the Career Development and Entrepreneurship Center (CDEC) at Pharos University and MSME Development Agency on September, 19th 2018.
The MOU was signed between PUA President, Prof. Mahmoud Mohie Elddin and Ms. Niveen Gamee – President of (MSME).
The ceremony was attended by Prof. Norhan Fanaki -Vice President of Students Affairs, Prof. Ramadan Abou El Ela, Vice President of Community Services, Prof. Mohamed Helal, Vice President of Graduate Studies, Prof. Mohamed Abdel Rahman, CDEC-Executive Manager, Dr. Noha Alaa, CDEC-Deputy Manager, and a group of CDEC coordinators.
Through this protocol, activities will be run to broaden entrepreneurship and provide necessary assistance and support to PUA students and graduates who are on their way to start their projects.

    • CDEC-Teams Participating in Créathon-2018

Career Development and Entrepreneurship Center (CDEC) participated in the international competition of Créathon for French-speaking countries at the University of Signor. The University participated in five teams about 22 Students from the university on 1617/5/2018.

    • The CDEC organized a workshop entitled “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” on 1/3/2018 with the aim:

learn how to use your own resources to succeed, discover yourself and determine goals in proportion to your potential. The lecture was Dr. Amina Sharaf-eldin, Professor of Dentistry.

  • Startup Weekend 

The CDEC organized the first Startup Weekend from 15/3/2018 to 17/3/2018 to target PUA talented senior students from all faculties, who have an idea of anemerging project and would like to develop it. The weekend activities were held in cooperation with the two entrepreneurship centers in Nile University and Assiut University, and with our partner ICEAlex, the company who offers incubation programs.
The opening ceremony was by Prof. Norhan Fanaky-Vice President of Students Affairs and Prof.Mohamed Abdel Rahman- CDEC Executive Manager.
Fourty Two students were selected through our assessment process maintained by Dr. Noha Alaa – CDEC Vice Manager and Eng. Sara Hussein- CDEC Career Counselor. Four entrepreneurs gave talks to our students to share experience of startups. The continuing process of this event is to aid the first phase of empowered students to start their business.

  • Continuing efforts towards entrepreneurial environment, CDEC organized a prestigious workshop in cooperation with The Project Development Authority, The Ministry of Industry, and The Arab Academy for Science and Technology (AAST) on Thursday 7th December 2017 in PUA campus. The workshop title was: “Opportunities for entrepreneurs in industrial and agricultural sectors in Alexandria and Delta”.
    Delegates from mentioned parties, CDEC executive Manager, CDEC Deputy Manager, CDEC coordinators, and more than 20 selected students attended the session. Discussions were regarding possibilities of investments and how students and graduates could profit. The session was very fruitful. At the end, PUA students received an invitation from AAST to participate in an entrepreneurial competition end of December in AAST campus.
  • Mediation Effect in Organizations and Institutions (October 30th and 31st 2017)

CDEC organized a 2-days workshop in cooperation with AUF and UNESCO in mediation. This workshop is held for the first time in Egypt. Workshops attendees were students, graduates, and staff

  • October 2017 training schedule

  • G200 Youth Forum (Dubai  2017)

The G200 Youth Forum (6 December — 10 December 2017, Dubai, the United Arab Emirates) will be one of the largest international events organized for the youth from around 200 countries in 2017. For more info open the link…

  • G200 Youth Forum

The G200 Youth Forum (6 December — 10 December 2017, Dubai, the United Arab Emirates) will be one of the largest international events organized for the youth from around 200 countries in 2017, and over 300 young leaders, students and academics, representatives of the business world and parliaments will participate in it.
The G200 Youth summit: which will yield the final Communiqué, and in which the best students and young experts in the fields of international relations, economics, finance, and law will play the parts of heads of state and ministers: Head of States, Sherpa, Minister of Economy, Minister of Finance, Minister of International Affairs, Minister of Education, Minister of Environment, Minister of Development, Ministers of Social Affairs, Minister of Culture and Journalist. The result of a 3-day G200 Youth Summit will be the final Communiqué (recommendations) discussed and approved by the participants which will reflect the views of young generation of the G200 countries.
Pharos university was invited to participate in this forum.
Eligible Candidate should:

  1.  Be aged between 18 and 30
  2.  Be a young expert in economics, finance or other fields
  3.  Have communication skills in English

The rate of participation fee is based on the type of accommodation (Single, Double or Triple) and price offer period: From 1st July 2017-29th September 2017 price offer for the participation fee is following: 1900 Euro (Sngl), 1730 Euro (Dbl), 1650 Euro (Trpl).

August 2017 training schedule

CDEC-Teams Participating in Créathon-2017

CDEC is proud to announce that –for the first time- three teams (13 students) from Pharos University participated in the Innovation Competition, “Creathon 2017”, organized by University of Poitiers- France, on Wednesday 10th May 2017. About 200 teams participated internationally; activities were held online during more than 12 hours in centers of the “Agence Universitaire de la Phrancophonie (AUF)” located in Alexandria, Africa, and all over the world.
PUA teams showed good performance and high commitment. Preparation sessions were conducted by all CDEC team (admin-trainers), under the supervision of Prof. Mohamed Abdel-Rahman- CDEC Executive Manager, and Prof. Norhan Fanaky- Vice President of Students Affairs.

CDEC has organized 9 more workshops in Entrepreneurship during January-February 2017. About 211 students from different faculties enjoyed the training that encourages PUA students to be directed towards their own business, and be exposed to small and medium business startups. Thank you all for your participation and your fruitful interaction.

CDEC has organized 6 workshops in Entrepreneurship during December 2016. Students from different faculties participated and enjoyed the training. Entrepreneurship workshop aims giving PUA students an exposure towards small and medium business. We are waiting for you during our comprehensive mid-year vacation program.

  • A courses schedule in November Click here
  • The CDEC organized two, three – days workshops for Entrepreneurship training in cooperation with SFD (social funding for development) in August 2016. Sessions were to introduce Entrepreneurship concept to PUA student. About 40 students attended both sessions.

The Career development and Entrepreneurship center at PUA hosted Mr. Paul O’Sullivan from Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) on Wednesday & Thursday 21st & 22nd September 2016. Meetings with CDEC manager were held to introduce entrepreneurship education to PUA students.
A workshop for CDEC coordinators to introduce entrepreneurship teaching methodology was gives by MR. Paul.

October’s courses schedule

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The Career development and Entrepreneurship center organized seven pre-announced courses during July 2016 to develop PUA students’ skills. Around 200 students from 11 faculties attended these sessions during July 2016. CDEC is grateful to all participants for their behavior and feedback.

July training schedule

الدورةعدد الساعات

التاريخ

الميعادالمكان
1Leadership

8الأحد 10 يوليو + الأربعاء 13 يوليو (بواقع أربع ساعات لليوم)

11:30- 3:30

E344
2Interpersonal Communications

4الأحد 10 يوليو

11:30- 3:30

E214

3CV Writing

4الأثنين 11 يوليو

11:30- 3:30

E344
4CV Customization & Interview

4الأثنين 11 يوليو

11:30- 3:30

E214
5Time management

4الثلاثاء 12 يوليو

12:30- 4:30

E344

6CV Writing

4الثلاثاء 12 يوليو

12:30- 4:30

E214
7Team building

8السبت 16 يوليو + الثلاثاء 19 يوليو (بواقع أربع ساعات لليوم)

12:30- 4:30

E344

8CV Customization & Interview

4الأحد 17 يوليو

12:30- 4:30

E344

CIB and Entrepreneurship

To emphasize on importance of entrepreneurship among PUA students, CDEC has organized a one day session on Tuesday 19th April, 2016 in D121. The session was in cooperation with the CIB (Commercial International Bank) in Alexandria and covered scope and future of medium and micro finance projects in Egypt and two success stories. More than 80 students attended the session. Eng. Mohamed Ateya and Mr. Reda Adly, two entrepreneurs from Alexandria shared their success stories with our students.For more photos 

SFD and its Vision towards Entrepreneurs

To introduce entrepreneurship culture among PUA students, CDEC has organized a one day session and field trip on Tuesday 12th April, 2016 in D121. The session was in cooperation with SFD (Social Fund for Development) in Alexandria and covered scope and future of medium and micro finance projects in Egypt. More than 70 students attended the session and 5o students went to a field trip to one of the successful projects funded by SFD and a visit to the SFD office in Loran.

Delivery of Certificates.

Dear of CDEC trainees,

We are pleased to inform you that your certificate will be with you faculty coordinators starting April 2016.

April training schedule.

الدورةعدد الساعات

التاريخ

الميعادالمكان
1
CV Customization & Interview

4Saturday 16th April


10:30 – 2:30


E 214

2
Team Building

8
Saturday 16th April + Saturday 23rd April


10:30 – 2:30



E 217

3CV Customization & Interview


4
Saturday 23rd April


12:30- 4:30

E 214

4
Team Building

8Tuesday 19th April + Tuesday 26th April



12:30- 4:30

E 217

5
CV Customization & Interview

4Tuesday 26th April


12:30 – 4:30




E 217

March training schedule

الدورةعدد الساعات

التاريخ

الميعادالمكان
1
Team Building

8السبت 5 مارس + السبت 12 مارس (بواقع أربع ساعات لليوم)




10:30 – 2:30


E 217


2Team Building


8
السبت 5 مارس + السبت 12 مارس (بواقع أربع ساعات لليوم)


12:30- 4:30


E 214

3CV Customization & Interview



4الثلاثاء 8 مارس + الثلاثاء 15 مارس (بواقع ساعتين في اليوم)



12:30- 2:30


E 214

4
CV Customization & Interview

4

الثلاثاء 8 مارس + الثلاثاء 15 مارس (بواقع ساعتين في اليوم)


4:30-6:30


E 217

5Team Building

8السبت 19 مارس + السبت 26 مارس (بواقع أربع ساعات لليوم)

10:30 – 2:30

E 217

6Team Building

8السبت 19 مارس + السبت 26 مارس (بواقع أربع ساعات لليوم)

12:30- 4:30

E 214

7CV Customization & Interview

4الثلاثاء 22 مارس + الثلاثاء 29 مارس (بواقع ساعتين في اليوم)

12:30- 2:30

E 214

8CV Customization & Interview

4الثلاثاء 22 مارس + الثلاثاء 29 مارس (بواقع ساعتين في اليوم)

4:30-6:30

E 217

Training Activities.

Focus Group Financial and Administrative Sciences

  • Thursday 24/12/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr.Karim Shehata

Focus Group Dentistry

  • Tuesday 8/12/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Sherif  Darwish

Focus Group Pharmacy and Drug Manufacturing

  • Tuesday 1/12/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Inas Mohamed

Focus Group Allied Medical Sciences

  • Tuesday 3/11/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Saeid Elkatlawy.

Swedish Day

CDEC together with The International Relations Administration organized the Swedish Day for engineering students on Tuesday, 15th December 2015. Representatives from Atlas Copco, Scania, Tetra Pack, and Swedish Institute participated in the ceremony.  Objectives achieved are opportunities for both internships and job applications, link CDEC with reputable companies, and introduce PUA activities to industrial community. The theme “Swedish Day” was selected due to the agreement between PUA and KTH in Engineering BSc.For more photos

Focus Group Arts and Design

  • Tuesday 20/10/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Nahla Ahmed Hamdi

Focus Group Mass Communication

  • Tuesday 27/10/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Tamer Mohammed Salah Eldeen

Focus Group Legal Studies and International Relations

  • Tuesday 27/10/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Ahmed Samir Ahmed

Focus Group Physical Therapy

  • Sunday 1/11/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Noha Elserty

Focus Group Engineering

  • Tuesday 3/11/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Alaa khalil

Focus Group Languages and Translation

  • Tuesday 10/11/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Silvia Alfred

Focus Group Tourism and Hotel Management

  • Tuesday 24/11/2015
  • Coordinators: Dr. Ghada Mohamed