The first Faculty for Organic Agriculture in Egypt is now at Heliopolis University for Sustainable Development
We are pleased to announce the establishment of the Faculty of Organic Agriculture as part of Heliopolis University for Sustainable Development with the aim to enhance the university’s contribution to the sustainable development of the Egyptian society. The faculty is now open to interested students to join for the upcoming academic year 2018-2019.
In line with the vision of Heliopolis University and the pillars of sustainable development, the Faculty of Organic Agriculture strives to be among the leading institutions in teaching, learning, research in the field of organic agriculture to serve the Egyptian community.
In line with the mission of Heliopolis University, the Faculty of Organic Agriculture provides academic degrees (BSc in Organic Agriculture) which qualify graduates to work in the different fields of organic agriculture both nationally and internationally and develops the graduates’ entrepreneurial abilities to achieve new innovations in the field.
The Faculty of Organic Agriculture will include two academic programs:
- Organic Crop Production
- Food Processing Technology
Why Join the Faculty of Organic Agriculture?
- International Mobility: There will be opportunities for our students to study in international universities and institutions in order to be exposed to the most recent developments and applications in the field of organic agriculture.
- Distinguished Instructors: A mix of national and international instructors will join the Faculty of Organic Agriculture to provide students with global knowledge and experience.
- Organic Agriculture is the Future: As sustainable development has become one of the main goals that Egypt is striving to achieve, organic agriculture will be rapidly expanding during the coming years. Therefore, organic agriculture students will have more space in the labor market. There will be more opportunities for our students to be employed by companies and institutions affiliated with Heliopolis University like SEKEM.
Apply now here to join the first Faculty for Organic Agriculture in Egypt!