Information Event: Scientific Collaboration with the German University in Cairo (GUC)


13th of June 2024, 3PM

Registration GUC Information Event

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3:00 - 3:15

The GUC and its Importance for Germany's Transnational Education
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Weber

3:15 - 4:25

Presentations of Departments & Research Projects by Respective GUC-Teaching Staff

Information Engineering and Technology
Prof. Talal El Shabrawy, Faculty Dean, GUC

Media Engineering and Technology
Prof. Haythem Ismail, Acting Faculty Dean, GUC

Engineering and Material Science
Ass. Prof. Hesham Hamed, Vice-Dean for Academic Affairs, GUC

Architecture Engineering
Prof. Michael Eichner, Programme Director, GUC

Civil Engineering
Prof. Mahmoud El-Khafif, Program Director, GUC

Management Technology
Prof. Noha Bassiuony, Vice-Dean for Academic Affairs, GUC

Pharmacy and Biotechnology
Prof. Mohamed El Azizi, Faculty Dean, GUC

4:25 - 4:40 Funding Opportunities for Researchers and Teaching Staff at Ulm University
Felix Bock, GUC-Project Coordinator, Ulm University
4:40 - 4:50 Status and Aim of the Cooperation
Prof. Frank Gunzer, Vice-President for International Affairs, GUC
From 4:50 Networking

In this information event, you will:

  • Get to know the history of the partnership between Ulm University and the GUC,
  • Explore selected research areas at the GUC, presented by GUC-deans,
  • Profit from various funded activities for researchers and teaching staff,
  • Be able to network on-site with relevant stakeholders from the GUC and the GUC-project team.  

You can find more information about the GUC and the cooperation by visiting the homepage of the cooperation project.

This information event provides you with an opportunity to receive a first-hand impression of the benefits that the cooperation with the German University in Cairo (GUC) provides to researchers and teaching staff at Ulm University. In the framework of the cooperation, you can profit from:

  • A large scientific network of researchers from various disciplines
  • Funded opportunities to conduct research and teaching in Egypt
  • Vast expertise in the academic cooperation with German higher education institutions
  • Access to state-of-the-art laboratories and research equipment
  • Immersion into a fascinating culture with a rich history.

The info event features presentations of selected GUC-deans who will present their current fields of research and opportunities of engagement for international researchers. This is an ideal chance to get in touch with the GUC directly, ask your individual questions and start preparing your journey to Cairo!

In order to attend the information event, please register using the form above.



Participants who cannot join the information event in person have the opportunity to attend online, via Zoom. A prior registration via the form above is not necessary. 

Please use the following link in order to join the webinar: