The President of Alexandria University Dr. Essam El Kordi received the Consul General of China in Alexandria Mr. Jiao Lee Ying and the Education Advisor of China Embassy Mr. Sung BU. The visit comes within the cooperation between Egypt and China to establish Confucius Institute in Alexandria University in collaboration with Shanghai University with objectives to spread the Chinese language and create chances for communication and civilization exchange.
Dr. Kordi stated that Confucius Institute will be established in Alexandria University to be distinguished rather than other ones in all Egypt. He said that the institute will have professional nature beside its basic cultural nature as it will provide trainingfor the students to support them in the labor market.
The Consul said that the establishment of Confucius Institute inside a prestigious institution like Alexandria University is important event. He added that Shanghai University will provide Professors and specialists for teaching Chinese language.
The meeting was attended by Dr. Hisham Gaber the University Vice President for Education and Students Affairs, Dr. Mokhtar Yousef the University Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research, Dr Ghada Musa the Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Dr. Gihan Gwifl the Vice President for International Cooperation and a group of university Professors.