A cooperation agreement was signed between Alamein International University and Louisville University in the US state of Kentucky, in the field of engineering. The agreement stipulates the establishment of a joint program in the field of (Bio-engineering) and another in (Computer Science and Engineering). Upon completion of the program’s requirements, the student will receive a double degree; a bachelor’s degree from Louisville University and another bachelor’s degree from Alamein International University.
The agreement was witnessed by The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar and was signed by Prof.Dr. Essam Elkordi, President of Alamein International University, and Prof. Dr. Mustafa ElNainay, Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, and on behalf of the University of Louisville, Dr. Lori Gonzalez, Executive Vice President and University Provost and Dr. Emmanuel Collins, Dean, J.B. Speed School of Engineering.
Under this agreement, the student studies the first three years at Alamein International University, and has the right to choose to study the following two years at the University of Louisville or Alamein International University. This program also provides an internship opportunity for outstanding students during their studies, and a job opportunity after completing their studies in the United States of America.
Additionally, It was announced that the University of Louisville would offer 5 fully funded summer training scholarships, including travel and accommodation in the United States, and a monthly stipend for students of Alamein International University.