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University of Science and Technology at Zewail City

University Web Ranking

World Rank : 7935

Country Rank : 30 (Web Ranking in egypt)


Founded in 2011. University of Science and Technology at Zewail City is a Public higher education university located in 6th of october city, cairo, egypt, africa. The university awards degree in science & technology. Internationally University of Science and Technology at Zewail City university ranked 7935 in the world. It has ranked 30 in egypt. This 8 years old higher education university admission process is Not reported. It provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission.

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Founded : 2011

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Scholarly success of African universities: common contributing factors  The Conversation - Africa

With limited resources and inadequate infrastructure, African universities appear to be under tremendous strain. But some are beating the odds and getting it ...

Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Porous Organic Polymers Market: Business Opportunities, Current Trends and Industry Analysis by 2024  Techdadz

Porous organic polymers are thermally stable cross-linked polymeric materials that exhibit high surface areas and excellent optoelectronic properties.

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:36:00 GMT
Leading the Egyptian market  Islamic Business & Finance

Mohamed Mahmoud Ahmed Eletreby, Chairman of Banque Misr, speaks to Banker Middle East about the bank's performance over the past year, his plans for ...

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Porous Organic Polymers Market Revenue, Opportunity, Segment and Key Trends 2025  OnYourDesks

Porous organic polymers are thermally stable cross-linked polymeric materials that exhibit high surface areas and excellent optoelectronic properties.

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 06:56:00 GMT
Zewail City for Science and Technology to open school for scientific talents  Egypt Independent

Zewail City for Science and Technology (ZCST) will launch soon a school inside the city's area for students who have scientific talents, said businessman and ...

Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cairo University to establish faculty of nanotechnology  Egypttoday

CAIRO - 25 January 2019: Cairo University will establish a new faculty for nanotechnology, the second education facility in this field after Zewail City of Science ...

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Happy birthday 'father of femtochemistry'  Egypttoday

CAIRO - 26 February 2019: Seventy three years ago, late Egyptian scientist Ahmed Zewail was born in Beheira's Damanhour City to become later the first ...

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Egypt Egyptian public universities seeking to make profits  Al-Monitor

Egyptian universities and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research are seeking to pass a law that will allow public universities to establish ...

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nobel laureate's death highlights struggles at Egyptian science hub

Cash-strapped Zewail City of Science and Technology is the legacy of Arab chemist Ahmed Zewail.

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Cairo University ranked No. 448 in '2019 Best Global Universities' report  Egypt Independent

The American media company US News and World Report revealed its “2019 Best Global Universities Rankings”, which placed Cairo University at No.

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Private university heads unhappy with draft law  University World News

Private university presidents have expressed their dissatisfaction at the draft law for private and public universities unveiled last month by the ministry of higher ...

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Arab women scientists call out gender discrimination in the workplace  Nature Middle East

Arab women scientists are striving to prove themselves in institutions that are often male dominated. Nadia El-Awady. Nature Middle East contacted Arab women ...

Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Egypt: from revolutionary spirit to scientific progress  SciDev.Net

p>One year after Egypt's revolution, enthusiasm and prospects for science are high — but still need translation into a fully functioning system.

Fri, 27 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Death of a science icon - Features - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Nobel laureate and laser femtochemistry pioneer Ahmed Zewail dies at age of 70 leaving behind many science breakthroughs and a legacy.

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Nanotechnology: Speeding Up the Healing Process  Science Times

Egyptian researchers have developed a bandage infused with nanoparticles for the treatment of wounds using the anti-epilepsy drug Phenytoin, known for its ...

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sawiris praises state support for Zewail City  Egypttoday

CAIRO – 10 February 2018: Businessman and Member of the Board of Trustees of the Zewail City of Science and Technology Samih Sawiris has praised the ...

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chemistry Nobel Laureate Ahmed Zewail dies at age 70  The Biological SCENE

Ahmed H. Zewail, the Linus Pauling Professor of Chemistry and a professor of physics at California Institute of Technology and the recipient of the 1999 ...

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Activation of polymeric nanoparticle intracellular targeting overcomes | IJN  Dove Medical Press

Activation of polymeric nanoparticle intracellular targeting overcomes chemodrug resistance in human primary patient breast cancer cells Amoura M ...

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Gold nanoparticles – an optical biosensor for RNA quantification | IJN  Dove Medical Press

Gold nanoparticles - an optical biosensor for RNA quantification for cancer and neurologic disorders diagnosis Sherif M Shawky,1–3,* Ahmed M Awad,1,4,* ...

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zewail University open to fresh applicants despite campus crisis - Politics - Egypt  Ahram Online

University is due to receive new students despite a court ruling stripping it of its campus; insiders say a settlement to share the premises with Nile University has ...

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Land dispute continues between Egypt's Nile University, Zewail City - Politics - Egypt  Ahram Online

A tug-of-war between Cairo's Zewail City for Science and Technology (ZCST) and the non-for-profit Nile University (NU) persists despite a court ruling last month ...

Thu, 09 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Ahmed Zewail obituary  The Guardian

Nobel prizewinning scientist known for his revolutionary work on femtochemistry.

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
El-Sisi joins funeral march of Nobel laureate  Arab News

CAIRO: Egypt on Sunday bid farewell to Ahmed Zewail, the Egyptian-born scientist who won a Nobel Prize in 1999, according him a military funeral with full ...

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Storing solar energy: Novel catalyst for water splitting  Nature Middle East

A novel method for generating durable nano-catalysts for splitting water may contribute to efficient solar power storage solutions.

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nile University students start sit-in at Zewail City campus

Cross-posted from Nature Middle East's House of Wisdom blog on behalf of Mohammed Yahia. In an escalation of the row between Nile University and Zewail ...

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Nobel Laureate Dies  The Scientist

WIKIMEDIA, DOUGLAS A. LOCKARDAhmed Zewail, the sole recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in chemistry, died this week (August 2), Caltech announced in a ...

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Are universities ready for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?  University World News

Several major higher education developments in North Africa in the last 10 years have successfully promoted the development of a knowledge-based economy, ...

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Egyptian Chemist Ahmed Zewail Won Nobel Prize  Wall Street Journal

Longtime professor Ahmed Zewail won a Nobel Prize in chemistry, and then embarked on a new mission: Bringing world-class science education to Egypt.

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Probing Hepatitis C with gold - News - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Egyptian scientists develop affordable diagnostic technology of gold nanoparticles which uses HCV's genomic signature.

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Circuit QED Controlled To Implement Quantum Computers  Science Trends

Quantum computers spare no efforts to offer the superior promise of performing complex and unimaginable problems, which are far beyond the reach of any.

Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Membrane coating prolongs lithium–sulfur battery life - Research Highlights - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

A carefully designed membrane coating enhances the storage capacity and performance of lithium-sulfur batteries.

Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Turning tradition on its head - Features - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Ramy Karam Aziz is causing ripples in his circles through unorthodox mentorship methods. But is bucking the trend bearing fruit?

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Ahmed Zewail, Nobel prize-winning chemist – obituary

Ahmed Zewail, who has died aged 70, became the first Egyptian – and the first Arab – to win a Nobel Prize for science when he won the Chemistry award in ...

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Rocking the Science Scene  Egypttoday

The legacy of Egyptian female scientists goes back to over 4,000 years ago, all the way to the earliest woman physician, Merit Ptah, whose name and image are ...

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Chicken hatcheries in Egypt serving as breeding grounds for antibiotic resistance  Down To Earth Magazine

A team of scientists came to this conclusion after testing fecal samples and swabs collected from 10 hatcheries in the country.

Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How science is communicated impacts how science is received: Early career researchers share their take on the future of #scicomm | PLOS ECR Community  PLoS Blogs

In the fifth cycle of the ECR Travel Awards, early career researchers wrote in with their thoughts on how methods of science communication can influence the ...

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nanotechnology comes to Egypt  Egypt Independent

have partnered to jointly establish the Center for Nanoelectronics and Devices, Egypt's first stab at joining the global nanotechnology race. Nanotechnology is ...

Thu, 12 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Egypt's 2018 Government Excellence Conference kicks off Tuesday  Egypttoday

CAIRO – 3 July 2018: The two-day 2018 Government Excellence conference, first of its kind in Egypt, kicked off on Tuesday in Cairo. The conference is the first ...

Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Researchers develop MOF membrane coating to prolong lithium–sulfur battery life  Green Car Congress

Although rechargeable lithium–sulfur (Li–S) batteries promise high energy density storage—particularly attractive for electric vehicle applications—the ...

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wind, sand and speculation - Features - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

The shamal of 2015 was down to hot dry weather and unusual easterly wind patterns, not war in Syria. But is this a sign of things to come?

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Egypt missing targets on research and development: UNESCO  Egypt Independent

Egypt ranks among the world's lowest-spending countries when it comes to research and development (R&D), with overall spending below that required by the ...

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
NBK only Kuwaiti bank among World's 50 Safest Banks in 2018 - ARAB TIMES - KUWAIT NEWS  Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Bank ranked 45th worldwide in Global Finance's list. KUWAIT CITY, Oct 1: National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) maintained its listing in The World's 50 Safest Banks in ...

Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mitochondrial protein-linked DNA breaks perturb mitochondrial gene transcription and trigger free radical–induced DNA damage  Science Advances

Breakage of one strand of DNA is the most common form of DNA damage. Most damaged DNA termini require end-processing in preparation for ligation.

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Egypt's domestic debt: An expert analysis - Economy - Business  Ahram Online

Egypt's domestic debt rose by LE100 billion during the second quarter of the 2017-18 fiscal year. The increase, registered from October to December 2017, put ...

Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
No Big Bang? Quantum equation predicts universe has no beginning  Phys.Org

( —The universe may have existed forever, according to a new model that applies quantum correction terms to complement Einstein's theory of general ...

Mon, 09 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Overcoming the lab gender gap - Features - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Budding women researchers can learn a thing or two from these prominent scientists.

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Archives - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Nature Middle East is your one stop portal for science news, features, and information on the latest scientific and medical research in the Arab world in Arabic ...

Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:39:24 GMT
Egyptian Researchers Hope to Use Nanotechnology to Treat Diabetes  Al-Fanar Media

A team from several research institutions is using the technology to make a well-known herbal extract more effective.

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nobel Museum showcases how chemistry discoveries transformed the world

Dubai: Residents and science enthusiasts have a rare opportunity to explore the vast field of chemistry and the most important discoveries made within this field ...

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Qatar discovers three new planets - News - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Qatar has discovered three new “exoplanets” outside our solar system.

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
In a 'Rainbow' Universe, Time May Have No Beginning  Scientific American

What if the universe had no beginning, and time stretched back infinitely without a big bang to start things off? That's one possible consequence of an idea called ...

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT
New origin of universe model pours water on Big Bang theory  Nature Middle East

A new model in which the cosmos is filled with a “quantum fluid” suggests that there was no Big Bang – and could explain the origin of two mysterious ...

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Egypt Government Excellence Conference kicks off in Cairo to exchange expertise with UAE - Economy - Business  Ahram Online

The Egypt Government Excellence Conference, which was organised in cooperation with the United Arab Emirates, was held in Cairo on Tuesday and ...

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The twilight zone - Features - Nature Middle East  Nature Middle East

Most people in the Middle East are shrouded in a haze of artificial light at night.

Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Mitochondria use 'toolkit' when free radicals attack  Futurity: Research News

Knowing how mitochondria repair their DNA could lead to new cancer treatments and affect mitochondrial donation, also known as "three-parent babies."

Wed, 03 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Hydrogen Sulfide—Mechanisms of Toxicity and Development of an Antidote

Hydrogen sulfide is a highly toxic gas—second only to carbon monoxide as a cause of inhalational deaths. Its mechanism of toxicity is only partially known, and ...

Mon, 15 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Implementation of 'e-passports' in final stages, says Al-Bahwah - ARAB TIMES - KUWAIT NEWS  Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

'1.29 million docus have been issued'. KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13: Assistant Director General of Immigration Colonel Khalid Al- Bahwah affirmed the implementation ...

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
This Incredible Nanotech Bandage Can Heal Wounds In Just A Few Days  Huffington Post UK

A team of scientists in Egypt think that nanotechnology could hold the key to more efficient wound healing. Researchers at Zewail City of Science and ...

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Potential of slot waveguides for silicon-based optical interconnects  SPIE Newsroom

Compact dielectric and plasmonic slot waveguides have low loss characteristics and can be fabricated in a CMOS-compatible manner, and are thus suitable for ...

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Egyptian scientists look to space to shed light on Hepatitis C virus  Nature Middle East

Scientists hope that sample crystals of two proteins of the hepatitis C virus which have just returned from space can help in the search for new drugs to fight it.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT

'Rainbow gravity' theory could shed light on black holes' endgame

  Nature Middle East

'Rainbow gravity' — an alternative theory of cosmology — could resolve a decades-long mystery about the fate of black holes.

Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Black holes do not exist where space and time do not exist, says new theory  Phys.Org

( —The quintessential feature of a black hole is its "point of no return," or what is more technically called its event horizon. When anything—a star, ...

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile robots fight against deadly legacies of war  Robohub

Landmines are one of the most lethal weapons in modern warfare. In the military, they are considered the perfect soldier: Ever courageous, never sleeps, never ...

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The Great Debate: Theism vs. Naturalism. Where Does the Evidence Point?  Patheos

Theism and naturalism are two great worldviews that reach incompatible conclusions. Follow where each is pointing, compare that with reality, and see which ...

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
When Did the Universe Begin?  Trendintech

According to some scientists and a model based on quantum correction, the universe may have been in existence forever. This theory complements Einstein's ...

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Canadian scientists take aim at Big Bang Theory  Toronto Star

Rather than starting with a boom 13.8 billion years ago, universe may have existed forever, Canadian academics suggest.

Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Quantum equations dispute the existence of the Big Bang  Blasting News US

Quantum corrections combined with Einstein's Theory or Relativity suggest an infinite universe.

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Big Bang-ed out?  Indian Link

The Rainbow Theory attempts to squash existing belief about how the universe began, writes SYDNEY SRINIVAS. solar system. Recent reports in scientific ...

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Forget the Big Bang - 'Rainbow Gravity' theory suggests our universe has NO beginning and stretches out infini  Daily Mail

Researchers in Egypt claim that if different wavelengths of light experience the cosmos differently, the big bang that created our universe would never have ...

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT

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