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Media Releases

AUC Venture Lab Named Best Accelerator/Incubator Program in North Africa

Egypt’s first University-based startup incubator and accelerator, the Venture Lab at AUC has been recently recognized as the Best Accelerator/Incubator Program in North Africa by the Global Startup Awards, a competition based in Copenhagen that reaches 124 countries.

AUC Athletes Won 19 Medals in 49th National Universities Tournament

Student athletes at The American University in Cairo (AUC) have won 19 medals: three gold, fourteen silver and two bronze medals, in the ongoing 49th National Universities Tournament, which kicked off in November.

AUC Press Publishes First English Translation of Popular Novel by Prominent Egyptian Writer Ihsan Abdel Kouddous

The American University in Cairo (AUC) Press has recently released Ihsan Abdel Kouddous’s novel I Do Not Sleep, translated from Arabic by Jonathan Smolin.

Photography Permits

The media unit assists photographers in getting original shots of AUC’s campuses, faculty, staff and students for media purposes and when appropriate.

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Media Interviews

The Media Relations unit arranges for media interviews, print or TV, with AUC experts.

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AUC is making history every day. Learn about landmarks in AUC’s history, from its founding in 1919 until today.

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Facts and Figures

AUC Facts and Figures

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About AUC

Founded in 1919, AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. 

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Visitor Information

Maybe you’ve seen pictures, but nothing compares to stepping foot onto our campuses. Get more information about experiencing the American University in Cairo first hand.

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AUC in Motion

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AUC's Thriving Student Entrepreneurs

Scholarship Feature: Mostafa Mahmoud

Film by AUC Student Mahmoud Khawaga Nominated for Award at CIFF

Contact Information

Rehab Saad

Senior Director, Media Relations and University Spokesperson

tel: +20.2.2615.3705
mobile: +20.10.6881.5048

Dena Rashed

Associate Director, Media Relations

tel: +20.2.2615.2383
mobile: +20.12.8000.9078