THE UNIVERSITÉ FRANÇAISE D’ÉGYPTE
Founded in 2002, the Université Française d’Égypte (UFE) is a higher education institution
under the dual supervision of Egyptian and French ministries of higher education.
The UFE offers a promise to the new generation of pathfinders. A promise to receive
unparalleled high-quality educational programs, a solid integration into the job market and a
dedication to securing your professional future. The hub of French higher education in Egypt,
the UFE delivers a multi-cultural experience as it offers a number of degrees from acclaimed
French universities, accredited by France’s Ministry of Higher Education, Research and
A multidisciplinary establishment, the university’s disciplines include engineering sciences,
computer science, and artificial intelligence, management, social sciences, architecture and
applied languages. Courses are taught in French and English in an Arabic-speaking environment.
Our academic goals are supported by a wide spectrum of strategic partnerships with France’s
finest educational organizations. Their expertise is passed on to our students through a
diversity of courses and programs. These partners include Université Paris I Panthéon-
Sorbonne, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Université de Nantes, Université de Haute Alsace
and the INSA of Strasbourg, all of them listed in the international rankings.
The Director of Academic Affairs and Student Life is the interface between the university,
students, the Ministry, and families for all administrative matters related to schooling. His/her
missions are multi-faceted. He/she is in charge of leading a department of academic affairs and
student life whose missions are
– to welcome students and provide them with the information necessary for their
integration into the university community and for their orientation
– to accompany and organize the student’s journey at the university throughout their
– coordinate the activities of the different courses and standardize the administrative
procedures for student follow-up;
– Assist the Vice President of Education in accreditation procedures;
– centralize all data related to the training offer: degree models, data related to teaching
loads, statistics on student numbers, and exam results.
The Director of Academic Affairs and Student Life manages a team of 6 program officers and
an admission officer. Fluency in French and/or English is required. Speaking Arabic is required.
The applicant holds a higher education degree with proven experience in registrar and
administrative organizations. Commercial sense is certainly an asset.
The position is on our main campus in Shorouk, in Greater Cairo. The Shorouk city is well
located at 20 mn from the New Capital and New Cairo, 30 mn from international Cairo
airport and only 90mn from the Red Sea.
THE APPLICATION SHOULD CONSIST OF
• A cover letter specifying the motivation for the position
• A curriculum vitae
• A list of three references
Applications will be sent on