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Monday, 22 January 2018

Higher Education Ministry plans to launch an investment map for universities

The Higher Education Ministry is working on an investment map of private universities that it wants to offer up to investors, Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar tells Al Borsa. The map comes as part of the ministry’s strategy to drive significant investments in new universities to keep up with demand. The minister said he expects investments in new private universities to reach EGP 10 bn during the current fiscal year. Abdel Ghaffar had said last week that his ministry is hoping to attract EGP 35 bn in investments to finance the construction of new private and public universities.

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