Tarek Abd El-Galil

Tarek Abd El-Galil

Tarek is an Egyptian journalist. He works as a deputy manager for the correspondents section at Tahrir newspaper and as a correspondent at correspondents.org and Al-Hayat TV. Tarek has a BA in journalism.

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AUC’s Fees in Egyptian Pounds: Decision by Egyptian Court

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 21 Mar 2017 / News

The Egyptian judiciary requires the American University in Cairo to charge tuition in Egyptian pounds, not US dollars.

Small Wheat Grains Swell Into Big Controversy

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 07 Mar 2017 / News

Some experiments in Egypt that suggest farmers might get two growing seasons of wheat in a year are drawing heavy criticism.

Egyptian Universities See Boom in Foreign Students

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 07 Feb 2017 / News

Low fees and breadth of choice have led to a huge rise in Arab and foreign students in Egypt.

Young Arabs Don’t Want to Emigrate, New Study Says

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 14 Dec 2016 / News

Young Arabs face countless difficulties in trying to build a future, but contrary to many other reports a new study says most of them do not want to leave their countries.

Young Syrians Take Their Chances in Sudan

Rasha Faek, Tarek Abd El-Galil / 06 Dec 2016 / News

Sudan is the one Arab country that allows Syrians unconditional entry. But they face difficulties settling there, especially in education.

Two Gulf Countries Limit Students Sent to Egypt

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 11 Oct 2016 / News

Saudi Arabia and Qatar say forged degrees and poor academic standards are reasons. Qatar’s decision includes undergraduates.

Of Architecture Projects and Academic Freedom

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 12 Sep 2016 / News

In the latest blow to Egypt’s academic freedom, a private university destroyed some architecture students’ projects and fired a professor.

Arts Back on the Agenda in Assiut

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 09 May 2016 / News

Students and professors welcome the return of artistic activities in Assiut University after years of conservative Islamic suppression.

The Nascent Disabled-Rights Movement Steps Out in Egypt

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 12 Apr 2016 / News

Egypt’s constitution guarantees the right to education. But aspiring university students with disabilities face significant challenges.

Solutions from the Inside Out: Developing Egyptian Teachers as Researchers

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 24 Jan 2016 / News

At a recent conference, experts discussed how teachers who also conduct research on education could play a key role in reform.