The International Relations Office (IRO) was established to support the University’s vision by raising awareness, facilitating the pursuit of international education, faculty and student exchange and encouraging global collaborations for the University community. The International Communication Office also aims to ensure that the impact of BUC research, enterprise and teaching is fully realized regionally and internationally.
Within BUC strategic plan, internationalization is considered among the primary goals and also considered a driver for change and excellence. Furthermore, it is a primary agent for providing students and faculty members with the skills required in the 21st century as well as a vehicle to encourage innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship and, ultimately, to foster job creation. Internationalization, at BUC, have two main functions:
International Relations Office promotes, enables and manages BUC’s international engagement by:
To position BUC as a leading regional center of learning & research excellence, deepening its culture of innovation & achieving local and global impact through our students, alumni & strategic partnership.
To create a transformative educational experience for our students & graduates focused on multi-disciplinary knowledge, leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills to attract and retain talents preparing them to become the future leaders & innovators and to impact society nationally, regionally, and globally by engaging with partners outside the borders of the university campus.
Our values can be seen in our commitment to:
1- Making a global gateway and partnership with international universities and associations.
2- Transfer of international experience and the global knowledge to the BUC students.
3- Alignment of the whole BUC curricula with the international standards.
4- Internships and scientific exchange for the undergraduate students and postgraduate students.
Dr. Eng. Ahmed Emara
Head of the International Affairs Office- Badr University in Cairo- BUC
Organizational Chart of International Office