The German University in Cairo (GUC) recently held its annual graduation ceremonies over three consecutive days witnessing the graduation of the class of 2019 in the presence of numerous guests and public figures from Germany and Egypt.
On Friday 4th of October, GUC celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2019 of the faculties of Management Technology & Applied Sciences and Arts.
The all-day celebration included speeches from Prof. Dr. Ashraf Mansour, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of GUC, Prof. Dr. Yasser Hegazy, GUC President, H.E. the Egyptian Minister of Sports Ashraf Sobhy and H.E. Dr. Mathias Pätzold, the Secretary General of the Scientific Commission of Lower Saxony, and H.E. Mr Ivo Gönner, Former Lord Mayor of the City of Ulm.
On Saturday, 5th of October, the campus witnessed the graduation of the faculties of Media Engineering and Technology, Information Engineering and Technology, and Engineering and Materials Science.
Prof. Dr. Ashraf Mansour, and Prof. Dr. Yasser Hegazy welcomed GUC guests among whom H.E Dr. Sahar Nasr, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, and H.E Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Egypt, Dr Cyrill Nunn.
The following and the last day, Sunday 6th of October, GUC celebrated the graduation of the faculties of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, Architecture Engineering and civil Engineering.
GUC hosted several influential public figures such as H.E. Dr Norbert Röttgen, Chairman of the German Parliament`s committee on Foreign Affairs, and H.E. Mr. Peter Greisler, Head of the Higher Education department of the Federal Ministry of Education and Scientific Research. (BMBF) joining GUC family on that very special days and sharing their happiness. .
At first Prof. Dr. Ashraf Mansour, and Prof. Dr. Yasser Hegazy congratulated their students on successfully achieving their mission. Through their motivational speeches, they encouraged students to always keep GUC spirit and values and spread them all over allowing themselves to shine wherever they go.
All guest figures addressed the graduates to share this very special moment with them.
Their Speeches reflected their delight to attend that day with the family of GUC, their faith and confidence in the graduates, encouraging them along with their motivational and promising words to highlight the new phase that is about to start.