٭ Within the framework of
the general strategic vision of Cairo
University, which calls for paying attention to
international students and providing them with
varied forms of care, the University Council
approved of establishing the International
Students Care Bureau (ISB) on 28/3/2007. In so
doing, Cairo University, as its wont, will take
the lead in Egypt and the Arab world for
attracting the qualified international students
and enhancing international relations in the
field of education and research.٭ In this
respect, an office has been allocated for
receiving international students in the Cairo
University – based Arab Council Building which
entails a historical characteristic.
The strategic vision
of the ISB lies in keeping the position of Cairo
University as a grand Arab university and
increasing its competitive edge at the regional
and international levels. This vision definitely
sparks off an improvement in the educational
process and upgrading the levels of its
professors, students and administrative
The ISB is careful to
keep the image of Cairo University as an
international university by providing varied
services for international students and
facilitating their enrollment procedures.
Likewise, the ISB, markets the distinguished and
diverse academic programs provided by the
university in Arabic and other languages. It is
also keen on buttressing means of cooperation
and communication between Cairo University and
other different academic world institutions.
2- ISB main objectives
Keeping the image of Cairo University as an
international Egyptian University.
- Providing information
on all academic programs of the different
faculties and their
respective admission requirements.
- Facilitating and
following up the enrollment and graduation
procedures of students
inside the University.
- Disseminating the
culture of the importance of international
students and the care
given to them inside the
University and among teaching staff,
who are already enrolled in the University.
- Providing International
students with all care inside the University.
International students solve their problems
related to study or
inside and outside the University.
3- ISB activities
Contacting international agencies, including the
USAID and Fulbright Association
in order to make
collaboration with the distinguished
International Universities and
and student exchange with them.
2- Contacting the
Egyptian cultural representation bureaus all
over the world to
cooperation and student exchange.
3- Cementing means of
cultural and academic cooperation with the
representation bureaus of other countries in
4- Contacting all
concerned administrations inside the University
to facilitate and
procedures of receiving the documents of
speeding up the
measures for revising these documents; and
5- Providing orientation
for the varied (curative – cultural –
entertainment) services available for
students inside the university.
well-equipped accommodation for international
receptions for fresh international students to
make them aware of the
encourage cultural dialogue with different
8- Setting an
integrated electronic system which clarifies the
objectives and activities of the ISB, as well
as replying to the inquiries of students via
4- ISB Administration