Press Releases

Zewail City’s Students honored for achieving high scores in Physics GRE Test

Physics major undergraduate students have recorded high scores in the 2015 Physics Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test.

Yacoub Chairing Zewail City’s Board: Zewail’s National Mission Will Carry on

Zewail City’s board of directors (BoD) held an emergency board meeting Monday, August 8 to discuss the City’s current situation

A Eulogy for Our Founder Dr. Zewail

It is with utmost sadness that we bid farewell to our leader, founder and the source of inspiration.

Fragrance Ingredient May Hold Promise in Personalized Medicine

Zewail City’s researchers identify a compound commonly used in perfume manufacturing as a novel DNA repair inhibitor

ASRT Honors Zewail City’s Professors with the 2015/2016 State Incentive Award

Prof. Reem Arafa, professor of biomedical sciences at Zewail City, was awarded the Advanced Technological Sciences Award for Medical Sciences 

Zewail City Students Take First and Second Place in ICAMES Competition

Three teams from Zewail City of Science and Technology took home the first and second place in the 22nd International Cultural and Academic Meeting of Engineering Students (ICAMES) competition

Zewail City Hosts NASA’s 2016 Space Apps Challenge

Zewail City of Science and Technology is hosting NASA’s International Space Apps Challenge which will be held on April 23 and 24, 2016

Zewail City Partakes in BioVisionAlexandria (BVA) 2016

Zewail City of Science and Technology is participating in the eighth International Biennial Conference BioVisionAlexandria 2016

Zewail City Hosts 5th International Conference on Mathematics and Information Science (ICMIS)

Zewail City is hosting the 5th International Conference on Mathematics and Information Science (ICMIS) on Thursday

Zewail City, ANSOLE organize the International Conference on Renewable Energy (INCORE2016)

In celebration of the 5th anniversary of the African Network for Solar Energy (ANSOLE), Zewail City of Science and Technology and ANSOLE are organizing the International Conference on Renewable Energy (INCORE2016).

Zewail City Students Advance to Hult Prize Regional Finals

Earlier in December 2015, 13 teams of Zewail City undergraduates competed in the inaugural Hult Prize competition, held at Zewail City, for a chance to win $ 1 million.

Vice Chairman of Zewail City Receives ‘Arab Creativity Award 2015’

The Arab Thought Foundation has awarded Professor Salah Obayya, vice chair for academic affairs at Zewail City of Science and Technology, the Arab Creativity Award 2015 for science on Monday, December 7, 2015.

ASRT Honors Three Zewail City Scientists

The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) announced the winners of the 2014 individuals and authorities prizes on October 27, 2015. Zewail City scientists Ibrahim El-Sherbiny, Ahmed Maarouf, and Mohamed Farahat were named among the recipients of the ASRT awards this year.

Cancer-causing agent may also hold a cure

As DNA inside the cells is repeatedly uncoiled during replication or the encoding of proteins, it can sometimes get entangled

Solar energy control by nano-optical methods

At Zewail City of Science and Technology, professor Salah Obayya and his team have developed novel nano-optical techniques with the aid of computer-based designs to significantly increase the efficiency of solar cells.