Recent News

Zewail City Welcomes Sherif Sedky as its New CEO

The Board of Directors (BoD) of Zewail City of Science and Technology appointed Prof. Sherif Sedky, Former Provost at the American University in Cairo (AUC), to serve as Zewail City’s new interim Chief Executive Officer.

Zewail City Students Participate in Enriching Exchange Program

A group of 11 undergraduate students and two teaching assistants from the environmental engineering section at Zewail City’s University of Science and Technology managed to secure a study grant provided by DAAD (The German Academic Exchange Service).

Zewail City Calls for Applications to Win Sawiris Foundation Scholarship in Stem Cells Research

Sawiris Foundation for Social Development and Zewail City for Science and Technology are pleased to announce the launch of their new research grant program for researchers in the field of stem cells and regenerative medicine. 

Egyptian Team Wins Aramex Corporate Challenge at AINAC 2016

A team formed of three Egyptian youth just won the Aramex Challenge, a competition that comes as part of AINAC 2016, a scientific conference gathering Arab science students from across the Arab world where they are challenged to resolve modern day real-life challenges and turn their bright ideas into business...

Center for Aging and Associated Diseases Represents North Africa in COST Action MITOEAGLE

By joining the Cost Action MITOEAGLE program the CAAD can provide a training and collaborative hub for various COST International Partner Countries.

Caltech Speakers Highlight Cutting-edge Science to Zewail City Community

Within its efforts to give its students access to scientific research from internationally acclaimed institutes, Zewail City of Science and Technology hosted two sessions where speakers from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), U.S., shared their experiences and the latest results of their work.

Zewail City welcomes anti-extremism delegation of the UNAOC

Zewail City welcomed a delegation of 13 youth leaders from various European countries, U.S., and Canada, as part of 2016 Anti-extremism Fellowship Program

Zewail City Scientist Awarded in Global Women in STEM Conference

El-Badri dedicated the award to the young women and students at Zewail City, saying; “I look forward to seeing them excel and achieve the epitome of their professional careers in science.”

Zewail City’s students won the second place in the International Minesweepers Competition 2016

The students’ proposed project called “Montu rover” which is a land rover that scans the whole field autonomously.

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.

Zewail City Co-organizes Conference for Innovation in Tackling Egypt’s Challenges

Zewail City of Science and Technology and the Association of Egyptian-American Scholars (AEAS) are organizing the 43rd Annual Conference of Association of Egyptian-American Scholars (AEAS) entitled “Innovations to Solve Egypt’s Challenges in the Next Millennium”

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 goes to the researchers developed the world’s smallest machine

The three scientists succeeded in building molecular-scale machines

Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 goes to the revealing of exotic phases of matter

This year’s Nobel laureates used concepts from topology to describe electronic properties of matter 


Mostafa El-Sayed: Zewail City’s New Chairman

Dr. Mostafa El-Sayed was elected to be the new Chairman of Zewail City’s BoD, and successor to the founder of the City, Dr. Zewail.

Zewail City Researcher won Al-Shrouk Academy Award 2015/2016 and IEEE Senior Membership

Dr. Obayya congratulates Dr. Mohamed Farahat for his achivements.