The Cheapest School Supplies in Egypt Will Still Cost You a Fortune

The Cheapest School Supplies in Egypt Will Still Cost You a Fortune

  It’s the beginning of a new school year and every parent in Egypt is broke. The insane increase in products’ prices   has badly affected every corner of our lives. Yet, any education related fees still remain the most painful for everyone involved.   Parents had the shock of their lives this week while […]

Bakri Kabakibi Tells Parents How to Open Their Own International School

Bakri Kabakibi Tells Parents How to Open Their Own International School

This week, education is all what Egyptians seem to talk about. From angry parents breaking into schools after hearing about the tuition fees’ announcement to others ranting on Facebook about schools illegally increasing fees, it is quite the messs.     With all the stress we’ve been enduring, some comedy is, of course, much needed. […]

VIDEO: Parents Break into Europa Schule Kairo School Due to Rise in Fees

VIDEO: Parents Break into Europa Schule Kairo School Due to Rise in Fees

  Egyptians are not having a good time this week. A new set of prices is turning our lives upside down, and everyone is losing it. Whether it’s electricity, car gas, transportation or school supplies, social media is flooding with rants. However, this video takes it up another notch.   Facebook user, Sherif Asaad, posted […]

Actress Emy Salem Rants About AIS Fees to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi

Actress Emy Salem Rants About AIS Fees to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi

Every parent in Egypt has been in shock ever since the Egyptian pound floatation decision was made. While every citizen is suffering in their own way, parents — in particular — are finding it challenging to offer their children the best of what Egypt has to offer.     The rise in school fees is […]

Why Egyptian Parents Are Absolutely Happy the Back to School Season Is Here

Why Egyptian Parents Are Absolutely Happy the Back to School Season Is Here

by Mia Helmy

It’s finally happening. Kids are going back to school. Before you judge us and wonder how we’re totes not going to miss the morning cuddles, let us explain what has been going on to parents since Ramadan.   For the past two months, we, AKA parents, have been chasing kids around the country. The beach […]

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 […]

Egypt’s Minister of Education to Limit International Schools’ Tuition Increases

Egypt’s Minister of Education to Limit International Schools’ Tuition Increases

Egyptian Minister of Education Tarek Shawki has announced that he will place a limit on the increases that international and private schools are set to place on their tuition fees.   The increase is inevitable given the fact that these schools – like any private businesses – want to mitigate the negative consequences that they […]

Administrative Court Ruled AUC to Only Calculate Its Tuition Fees in EGP

Administrative Court Ruled AUC to Only Calculate Its Tuition Fees in EGP

by Mohamed Rashed

  After months of demonstrations and protesting, AUC students can finally rejoice as they celebrate the victory of their case against the tuition fees that boomed after the flotation of the Egyptian pound, Caravan reports.       The Administrative Court ruled that the American University in Cairo has to calculate its tuition fees entirely […]

Egyptian Parent Has the Perfect Response to Insane Rise in AIS Fees

Egyptian Parent Has the Perfect Response to Insane Rise in AIS Fees

  Last night, every parent in Egypt was puzzled. We’ve known for some time now that every school increased its fees, and to say it has been depressing is an understatement. One of the few schools that remained silent about its decisions following the Egyptian pound flotation was the American International School (AIS), and only […]