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Nile University’s International Collaborations Portfolio

As a world- class research institution, Nile University places a strong emphasis on local and international collaborations as means of generating international exposure, benchmarking with leaders in each field worldwide and applying international standards customized to the local needs.

Following is a listing of Nile University’s international research and academic partners and collaborators which have conducted joint academic, research or student exchange activities with the University during the past five years

Academic and research Collaboration

European Union

Academic Collaborations:

- Fh Oberosterrech: University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria: Collaboration on undergraduate student exchange between both institutions.  

hoch- Hochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft (HSKA) – Germany, Universidad de Oviedo (UNIOVI) - Spain and Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et des Microtechniques (ENSMM) – France :

Oviedo

Nile University is offering a Master’s of Science program in Mechatronics Engineering as a member of the EU4M consortium in Europe (www.eu4m.eu). EU4M is a European Masters in Mechatronics and Micro-Mechatronics Systems that was established in 2008 with support of the ERASMUS MUNDUS program in EU as a joint Master’s program offered by  Hochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft (HSKA) – Germany, Universidad de Oviedo (UNIOVI) - Spain and. Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et des Microtechniques (ENSMM) – France.

ensmmIn 2013 Nile University (NU) – Egypt and Ivanovo State Power Engineering University (ISPEU) – Russian Federation have joined the consortium. The language of the Mechatronics Masters programs offered at the partner institutions is German (HSKA), Spanish (UNIOVI), French (ENSMM) and English (NU and ISPEU).

IESE- IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Spain: 

Nile University’s EMBA program is offered in collaboration with IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Spain.

NU’s EMBA curriculum is developed in collaboration with IESE Business School , IESE faculty also teach course modules at NU”s premises and the NU’s EMBA degree is cosigned by IESE Business School and NU.

- IESEG School of Management, France:
Visiting Professors from IESEG School of Management in France teach specific courses at NU’s EMBA Program.

- Karlshochschule International University, Germany: Collaboration on Student Exchange Program

- Politecnico di Torino: Joint research Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC)

- Sabanci University, Turkey: Joint research Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC)

- University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany: Joint research collaboration with Nile University’s Center for Informatics Science (CIS)

- University of Thessaly, Greece: Research Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC)

- University of  Turiba, Latvia: Student Exchange Program with Nile University’s Business School

- Universitat Ulm, Germany: Joint research agreement with Nile University’s Center for Informatics Science on Intelligent Transportation Systems.

 

Industry Collaborations:

- Philips Healthcare: Research collaboration with Nile University’s Center for Informatics Science (CIS). NU’s CIS also organized a joint seminar with Philips Healthcare on Cardiac MR in 2009.

North America

Academic Collaborations:

-  Concordia University, Montreal, Canada:

Visiting Professors from Concordia Univessity teach specific courses at NU’s EMBA Program.

- George Washington University, USA: Joint research and educational activities in areas of common interest with special emphasis on Entrepreneurship, Exchange of non-confidential information including but not limited to exchange of educational material and research reports, Exchange of faculty members for research, lectures and discussions and Exchange of graduate and undergraduate students for study and research.

- Harvard Business School,  Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness, USA: Nile University’s  MOT Master’s  Program offers a course on competitiveness based on materials developed by the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School.

- Harvard Medical School, USA: NU’s Center for informatics Science collaborated with Professors from Harvard Medical School on a joint Seminar on Personalized Medicine and Industrial and Scientific Applications of Cloud Computing in 2010.

- Ohio State University, USA: Collaboration between Ohio State University’ Research Foundation and NU’s Wireless Technologies Program whereas OSU faculty teach a number of hours of the program at NU as well as joint research and educational  activities in various fields including, but not limited to wireless networks and intelligent transportation.

- University of Arizona, USA: Joint research Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC).

- University of Miami, Coral Gables, USA: Interchange of staff for research, teaching and discussions, joint research and exchange of information including research publications as well student exchange between bot institutions.

- University of Minnesota: Cooperation between Nile University’s Management of Technology (MOT) Program and University of Minnesota’s Center for the Development of Technological Leadership (CDTL): visiting professors from the. University of Minnesota teach a number of courses in NU’s MOT program.

Industry Collaborations:

- Alcatel Lucent, Bell Labs, USA: Collaborative research and student fellowships with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC).

- General Motors, USA: Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC) Context-Aware Reliable Vehicular Networks.

- Google: Research Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless Intelligent Networks Center (WINC) on Accurate Energy-Efficient Location Provider for the Android Platform.

- IBM: Nile University, Cairo University and IBM  partnered on the establishment of the first Nanotechnology Center in North Africa with main fields of research being in the areas of simulation and modeling software, alternative energy sources (thin film silicon photovoltaics) and energy recovery for desalination.

- Intel, USA: MER Membership Agreement stipulating engagement in open, collaborative, and exploratory research with universities in the Middle on increasing the power efficiency of computers.

- Mentor Graphics, USA: Collaboration agreement signed in 2009 with Nile University’s Nanoelectronics Integrated Systems Center (NISC) in different research projects that may support one of the following main areas and of course are not limited to: Nanoelectronics Design Methodology, Analog Mixed and RF Design and Physical Verification.

- Microsoft Research: NU’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC) conducted joint research with Microsoft Research on ‘ Cost-effective Cellphone-based Patient Monitoring and Advising System”.

Arab Nations:

Qatar University: Joint research Collaboration with Nile University’s Wireless intelligent Networks Center (WINC) on Energy Efficient Wireless Sensor Networks.