Alexandria University students team won the first place in the sports event for universities students 2016/2017. The event was organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports during 6-8 August 2017 under the slogan of "Egypt is strong by its youth". The activities was held in the Indoor Hall of the Sports Development Center in Red Sea governorate. The event was attended by 340 students from 17 universities, with a view of integrating the universities' youth in one body and improving the culture and the spirit of cooperation through constructive dialog and sports.

Alexandria University President Prof. Essam El-Kurdi will receive the winning team and the supervisory staff just after their return from Hurghada and he will honor them for this good achievement.