Convention with the French Institute of Egypt

It is a great honour and wonderful privilege to announce that Pharos University’s president recently signed a convention with the French institute of Egypt that allows all of the students, faculty staff members and administrators of Pharos University to get a sum of 25% discount for any courses (different French language levels), or exams (DELF, DALF, TCF, TEF, and others) held in the French institute.

In light of the University’s keenness to help students and faculty members overcoming obstacles that might stand in their way and increasing their opportunities for applying for different calls and scholarships offered by different French research institutions such as (AUF, CAF, institute francais,)

  • Delegates from the French Institute of Alexandria will make the French language placement test available to all the University’s students, Faculty members and administrative for a fee of (180 L.E.) and the exam will be held at Pharos University on Tuesday 5/3/2019 from 12:30 to 2:30 in (D:017 – D:019).
  • Also those interested to reserve a course at the French institute can sign up for the courses that will start mid Mars in the institute, the registration and the payment of the discounted prices will also be available at the university in (D:017 – D:019) on the same day.

All the students and faculty members interested in signing up for this event are kindly requested to sign up their names with their faculty’s international relations coordinator by next Sunday and Monday 3th,4th March 2019.

For any further assistance or inquiries, please feel free to contact us.

  • New Egyptian cities – Urban Design, an architectural task- A PUA-KTH collaboration

In the coming years new cities will be built in Egypt, urban design will become an important subject for the development of the country as a whole. There is no profession more suitable to address the urban form of cities than the architect. The potential of developing sustainable urban form can have a massive impact on living qualities and the reduction of energy needs, if professionally designed.
In this concern PUA and KTH are organizing a four day workshop, which will be guiding students and young teachers to relevant procedures that will give insights in these complex questions of urban sustainable cities. The teams will acquire some skills and abilities to independently and with adequate methods complete and evaluate urban design projects.


  • The department of International Relations – Pharos University in Alexandria in cooperation with Confucius institute in Cairo announces the opening of registration of the Chinese language course (February 2018) from 11th December 2017 to 31th December 2017.
    The course includes 6 Levels of 72 hours of study per level, price is 450 LE per level.
    To register please go to the international relations office in the administrative building – third floor from 9 am to 1 pm.