The VT-MOHE Partnership aims to establish Centers of Academic Excellence (CAEs) for Research & Graduate Studies and resident Collaborative Degree Programs (CDPs) in Egypt.
partnership also aims to develop the scientific research system in
The program degrees for
participating students will be awarded collaboratively by both Virginia Tech and
Alexandria University, with the students carrying out most of their course work
as well as a significant part of their research in Egypt.
Students seeking their M.S. degree can complete all their degree
requirements locally, while the Ph.D. degree requires a minimum of 1 year of
residency at VT in the
|The VT_MENA Logo represent the partnership sought between VT (in North America) and MoHE (in the MENA region). North America is colored in the VT Maroon and the MENA region is colored Blue for Alexandria University. The partnership is aimed to bridge and overcome the distance between the two regions (shrink the ocean). The program is launched with MoHE in Egypt in 2008.|