Egypt’s Private Universities Tuition Fees for 2017-2018 Will Make You Think Twice

Egypt’s Private Universities Tuition Fees for 2017-2018 Will Make You Think Twice

  A huge chapter in every high school student has finally come to an end. and it’s time for university. While this should be the most exciting time of their lives, we can’t help but feel like Egypt’s economy has taken its toll on Egyptian parents.   International school fees were skyrocketed this year. Parents […]

Here’s Your Comprehensive Guide to Finding Summer Jobs in Egypt

Here’s Your Comprehensive Guide to Finding Summer Jobs in Egypt

By: Abdulhameed Afifi

  The summer season is getting hotter, more fun, and more expensive. If you’re an undergraduate this summer, you will find yourself in a pricey pickle. A lot of undergrads are now trying to have the summer of their lives.   Fortunately, there are a lot of part time jobs that can offer you the flexible hours […]

A Message to the Parents Awaiting Their Children’s Final High School Results

A Message to the Parents Awaiting Their Children’s Final High School Results

Thanaweya Amma – Egypt’s public and national high school system – is expected to release final GPAs on the 20th of July. The process of Thanaweya Amma’s final exams, alongside the results of the students who participated are annual phenomenons, intensely followed by everyone in Egypt.     Indeed, ‘El Tansee2’ – the process used […]

Things You Don’t Realize You’ll Miss Once You Graduate College

Things You Don’t Realize You’ll Miss Once You Graduate College

by Rana Awadalla

From the moment we set foot in college, we can’t wait to graduate. We spend our days fantasizing about leaving, imagining a world where we aren’t drowning in never-ending assignments and racing to meet deadlines. Getting a degree and finding a job sounds so tempting but a year later, college starts growing on you and before you […]

DMA and CallisonRTKL Join Forces to Take Over Cairo

DMA and CallisonRTKL Join Forces to Take Over Cairo

  If you’re big on designing and engineering, you better mark your calendars. November 2nd will see the award-winning DMA and architectural experts CallisonRTKL join forces with the American University’s School of Business Administration to hold a global forum at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza. The forum will shed light on the most vital international developments […]

13 Tips Arabs Need to Survive and Thrive Their Freshman Year in College

13 Tips Arabs Need to Survive and Thrive Their Freshman Year in College

By Nourhan Badawy

Adjusting to college life can be hard for students transitioning from high school. I know that for a fact because I’ve been through it. We have so many expectations. We usually think it’s something it’s not, all thanks to Hollywood movies. To help freshmen students from having the same college experience I had, I’ve decided […]

The Best SAT Prep Centers in Cairo

The Best SAT Prep Centers in Cairo

By Laila Gamaleldin

Studying for the SAT can be a very stressful process, especially with the new version of the SAT that the College Board is releasing. Many students find taking courses with professional tutors to be very helpful and that they oftentimes raise scores by as much as 200 points! Here are the best SAT centers in Cairo, in […]

You Do NOT Need a College Degree to Be Successful

You Do NOT Need a College Degree to Be Successful

  Starting from kindergarten until your very last growing moment, your teachers, parents and basically everyone you know will preach the benefits of a college education. And while there are a lot of advantages to upping your education game — knowledge is power, as Littlefinger would say — it does NOT guarantee you a job at […]

Top 20 Arab Universities in the Middle East

Top 20 Arab Universities in the Middle East

Picking a university is one of the most crucial decisions in life. There are many factors that should be taken into consideration, and of course, there are universities that specialize in certain fields. The ranking of the universities and the quality of the education they provide is vital to help you land a good job. […]

8 Types of Teachers You Definitely Remember

8 Types of Teachers You Definitely Remember

If you say you hated them, you’re ungrateful. If you say you loved them, you’re just lying. Here are some of the most memorable types of teachers we’ve ever had to endure in our time.     The Couch Potato   This teacher’s class is pretty much a free period. You walk in, the chalkboard […]