Educational Qualificationdr.mostafaelfeki

  •  PH.D in Political Science, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (SOAS), 1977
  •  BA in Political Science, Faculty of Economic and Political Science, Cairo University, 1966

Executive Posts:

  • President of the British University in Egypt (February 2005- April 2008)
  • Member of Parliament (Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of The Egyptian People's Assembly) 2001
  • Member of the Middle East Committee of the Inter-Parliamemtary Union (2005)
  • Vice president of freedom and human rights (Inter-Parliamemtary Union (2010)
  • Member of The Consultative Committee of the Inter-Parliamemtary Union, sole representative of the Arab States (2008)
  • Deputy Chairman of the Arab Parliament (2005)
  • Member of the Supreme Council for Policies of The Ruling Party,(National Democratic Party), Chairman of the Committee (Egypt and the World) 2002-2004, In charge of communication between the Party and both Arab and Foreign Parties (2004-2005)


  • First Assistant Foreign Minister, 2000
  • Assistant Foreign Minister for Arab and Middle East Affairs, Permanent Representative of Egypt to the League of Arab States, (1999)
  • Ambassador of Egypt to Austria and Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna (IAEA, CTBTO, UNIDO, UNOV in addition to OSCE)
  • Governor of Egypt at IAEA (1995 – 1997) – (1998 – 1999)
  • Chairman of African Group, Vienna, second half of 1995 and first half of 1999
  • Ambassador – non - resident – to the Republics of Slovakia, Slovenia and Croatia 1995-1999
  • Director of the Institute for Diplomatic Studies, The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign affairs ( 1993 – 1995)
  • Secretary General of the Advisory Council for Foreign Affairs, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs ( 1992 –1993)
  • Secretary of Information and Follow-up to the President of Egypt and Head of the Bureau of Information and Follow-up, Egyptian Presidency (July 1985 – October 1992)

Books and Publications:

  • Arabs From The Dogma of Conspiracy to The Thought of Freedoms Dar El Shorouk- Cairo 2009
  • The Egyptian State and Contemporary Vision: Dar El Shorouk 2005.
  • Harvest of A Century: Al Haiaa Al Amma Lel Ketab, Cairo 2004 – English Edition
  • Dilemma of a Nation: Dar El Shorouk 2003, winner of state prize for best book from the Cairo International Book Fair – January 2004
  • Horse and Donkey, The choice: Dar El Shorouk 2002
  • Revolution and Reform, Methods and Thoughts: Dar El Shorouk 2002
  • Arabs, Origin and Image : Dar El Shorouk 2002
  • Intellectual Nights in Vienna: Dar El Shorouk, Cairo, 1998 (several editions)
  • The Absent Vision : Dar El Shorouk, Cairo, 1996 (several editions)
  • Dialogue of Generation : Dar El Shorouk, Cairo, 1994 (several editions)
  • Revival of Arab Nationalist Thought : Dar El Shorouk, Cairo, 1993- (several editions) (Winner of incentive state prize and best book prize from the Cairo International Book Fair for the same publishing year)
  • Islam in a Changing World: Al Haiaa Al Amma Lel Ketab, Cairo, 1993 (Arabic Edition) – Dar El Shorouk, Cairo, 1999 (English Edition)
  • Intellectual Exchange : Al Haiaa Al Amma Lel Ketab, Cairo, 1993
  • Copts in Egyptian Political Life: PH.D. Dissertation, London University (SOAS), 1977: Dar El Shorouk and Al Hilal, several Arabic Editions,Cairo 1985 English Edition Al Haiaa Al Amma Lel Kitab, Cairo, 1989
  • One People, One Nation: Co-Authored Volume Introduced by Dr. Boutros Boutros Ghali, Al- Ahram Press, Cairo, 1981
  • American – Soviet Détente and the Middle East Conflict: Nasser Academy Press, Cairo, 1970

Awards and Decorations:

  •  "Silver Cross High Honor" from the Republic of Austria 2001
  •  "First Class Science & Arts Honor" from Republic of Austria in 1998
  •  "Second Class Republic Honor" from Republic of Tunisia in 1990
  •  "Commander Degree National Honor of Merit" from Republic of France in 1989
  •  "National Order of Merit" from Republic of Cyprus in 1989
  •  "Second Class Republic Order" from Sudan Republic in 1988
  •  "Knight Degree Order of Merit" from Kingdom of Sweden in 1987
  •  "Knight Degree Order of Merit" from Kingdom of Denmark in 1986
  •  "Civil Service Order of Merit" from Kingdom of Spain in 1985
  •  "Third Class Order of Merit" from Arab Republic of Egypt in 1983
  •  "Fourth Class Order of Merit" from Arab Republic of Egypt in 1975


  • State Merit Prize in Social Sciences, 2003
  • "Personality of the Year", American University in Cairo (Adham Center for Television Journalism), 1995
  • State Incentive Prize in Political Science, 1994
  • First Award for Best Political Article, the Supreme Council for Science, Literature and Arts, 1966
  • Egyptian Universities Cup for Best Public Speaker, 1965