Cairo – Mubasher: Egypt-based property developer Al-Futtaim Real Estate has joined forces with the American University in Cairo (AUC) to enhance the educational experience of architecture students, as per a press release.
The partnership aims to seamlessly integrate professional insights and experiences into academic learning, thus creating a transformative journey for students.
The collaboration will feature the Real Estate Academy and Internship programme, which provides selected students with a comprehensive learning journey that entails lectures and coaching by industry experts, on-site visits to ongoing projects, and active involvement in work-related activities.
Managing Director at Al-Futtaim Real Estate, Ashraf Ezz El-Din, said, "This agreement is a testament to our dedication to education as one of the cornerstones of our strategic vision.”
Ezz El-Din added: “We believe that this collaboration with the American University in Cairo will not only empower young minds but also contribute to the development of the architectural landscape in Egypt."
He concluded: "It [the partnership] signifies a pivotal moment in the world of architectural education, where academia and industry seamlessly converge to shape the future of potential architects, leaving an impact on the architectural landscape in Egypt."