The Architectural Engineering Department at PUA’s Faculty of Engineering has successfully obtained an international award for designing the National Cultural Center building in Sohag Governorate. This award was within the Architecture of the Places Competition 2023 organized by the School of Architecture in Egypt.

PUA participated in the Competition with two teams each gathering both faculty members and postgraduate students. The winning team was the one consisting of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mona Muhammad Naguib, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Mahmoud Al-Fakharani, Eng. Habiba Muhammad, Eng. Muhammad Abu Khalil, Eng. Marwan Abdel Basset. Accordingly, this winning project became among the top 10 projects out of 130 projects participating from 7 different countries, in the first stage. In the second stage, however, the winning projects will be ranked.

In celebration of this remarkable achievement, both the Faculty of Engineering and the Architectural Engineering Department extend their sincerest congratulations to the winning team.