The Petrochemical Engineering Department, in cooperation with the PUA student chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) at the Faculty of Engineering, held a symposium about the future of petrochemicals and chemical engineering on Tuesday, 10 March 2020. The symposium was given by Eng. Karim Ezzat, the Head of the Chemical Engineering Department at the Syndicate of Engineers in Alexandria. Many important topics were discussed in the symposium, including:

  • The relationship between petrochemical engineering and chemical engineering.
  • Job opportunities in the field of petrochemical engineering.
  • The syndicate’s services for students.
  • The considerable value of field training for the engineering student.

Eng. Karim Ezzat also praised the educational system applied in the Petrochemical Engineering Department at Pharos University for opening up an opportunity for the experts of the petrochemicals industry to participate in the educational process. He also extended thanks to the faculty administrative and academic staff for their constant endeavours to help students develop both academically and practically.