Leadership & Structure
The British University in Egypt is an Egyptian not-for-profit private university, established under Egyptian law. It was established following an intergovernmental agreement between the Egyptian and British governments with the vision of creating a university in Egypt following the standards and the culture of British higher education and offering UK-validated degrees.
The University is governed by a Board of Trustees comprising the President of The British University in Egypt and eminent public figures from Egypt and the UK. Chaired by Mrs. Farida Mohamed Farid Khamis, the Board of Trustees approves the University strategy and bylaws which govern the University’s operations. The bylaws also set out a committee structure for the day-to-day leadership and management of the University.
Board Of Trustees
University Board – Deans
Ahmed Hassan Ammar
Lecturer of Oral Medicine and Periodontology at the Faculty of Dentistry and Head of the Convoys Team
Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship, Business Administration Department, Faculty Business Administration, Economics & Political Science and Strategic Transformation Officer
Ghada Amin Gazar
Associate Professor and the Head of Interior Architecture Department, Faculty of Arts and Design
Mohamed Ibrahim Balaha
Lecturer and Programme director in the Department of Petroleum, Faculty of Engineering
Mona Mohamed Mayhob
Associate Professor Medical Surgical Nursing Acting Vice Dean for Teaching & Learning, Faculty of Nursing
Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Management, Faculty of Engineering
Omar Ahmed Fouad Elsergany
Director of the innovative digital dental hub one of the divisions of center of innovative dental sciences, Faculty of Dentistry
Rania Mohamed Rafik Khalil
Associate Professor of Literature, Director of the Research Centre for Irish Studies (RCIS) Postgraduate Studies Programmes, Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Lecturer of Finance and Programme Director, Business Department, Faculty of Business Administration, Economics, and Political Science.
Lecturer, Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Arts and Humanities.
Salma Adel Mohamed Elgazzar
Lecturer, Radio and TV Department, Faculty of Communications and Mass Media
Sameh Osama Ezzat Abdellatif
Associate Professor and Programme Director for the Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering
Associate Professor of Economics, Faculty of Business Administration, Economics and Political Science and Head of Strategy Development
Shady Aly Swidan
Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy