Working in close cooperation with the local and international academic community, the Information Technology Institute enjoys strong ties several reputable academic organizations. Driven by a firm belief in the importance of industry academic collaboration, the institute is a hinge point linking professional and academic development. The Information Technology Institute views capacity development as a complete cycle of multiple ventures and opportunities. Thus, the institute has partnered with multiple reputable local and international academic establishments for joint accreditation in different areas. With highly reputable state of the art capacity development programs, the Institute’s certification granted for the Professional Training Program graduates is a highly recognized award in partner academic institutions. This enables graduates of the Professional Training Program to pursue their post graduate studies in several international academic establishments.

The University of Paderborn Germany, School of Engineering

Considered to be one of the world’s leading establishments in the areas Embedded Systems and Mechatronics Engineering, the University of Paderborn has a distinguished cooperation partnership with the Information Technology Institute. The joint cooperation has been started since 2002 with the objective of availing world-class post graduate engineering education for Egyptian engineers.

Program Duration: The joint program cooperation program delivered across four semesters, The first two semesters will be conducted at ITI Smart Village premises, while third semester is undertaken in the University of Paderborn and the last semester is undertaken as a practical hands-on semester in an industrial firm in Germany under the academic supervision of the University of Paderborn.

Tuition Fees: The tuition fees of the University of Paderborn changes annually based on the university rules & regulations. For updated information, Please contact the Head of International Academic Cooperation (Contact Details below).

Admission Requirements: The joint Master’s degree offers learners a unique blend of hands-on experience in addition to state of the art scientific knowledge, as well as practical training experience in leading German companies in the area of Embedded and Mechatronics tracks. (Please Check program specific requirements here )

Contact:   Noha Azzam / International relations unit manager /   nsazzam@mcit.gov.eg /  +20235355692