The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AAST) was established in 1972 as League of Arab States Specialized Organization. Over the years, AAST has extensively diversified its operations and now offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs, while successfully maintaining its regional dominance in the field of Maritime education, research, training and consultation.
AAST is one of two universities in Egypt accredited by the prominent ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology), and the only university in Egypt accredited by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). AAST International Transport programs are accredited by FIBA, and management programs by AACSB.
Moreover, students have the chance to enroll in our prestigious international programs with University of London, Autonoma University of Barcelona, Hull University, University of Northampton, Université de Rennes and many other prominent universities.
Meet our AASTMT graduates and see how our courses and activities have benefited past students in their chosen career, and how they became business leaders and professionals.
Karim Hendawy is Egypt’s handball star and goalkeeper of the national golden team that won numerous international and African cups and championships. One of Egypt’s top athletes, Hendawy is a graduate of the College of Engineering and Technology (Heliopolis Campus) in 2011.
Egypt’s handball star and goalkeeper of the national golden team
Amy Samir Ghanem is one of Egypt’s most talented youthful actresses. She graduated from the College of Management and Technology (Dokki Campus) in 2007.
Amy Samir Ghanem
One of Egypt’s most talented and respected Actresses
Seif Eissa is winner of a Bronze Olympic Medal in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Taekwondo. Eissa is a top Egyptian Taekwondo player who achieved numerous medals and championships. He is a graduate of the College of Management and Technology (Dokki Campus) in 2020.
A winner of a Bronze Olympic Medal in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Taekwondo
Moustafa Magdy was appointed as Assistant to the Egyptian Minister of Sports and Youth for Policies and Youth Development in 2022. Magdy earned this position after having worked successfully for the Ministry before his graduation. As an undergraduate, he was an active student in AAST and was elected as Student Union President in Heliopolis Campus in 2019. He graduated from the College of Management and Technology in 2020.
Assistant to the Egyptian Minister of Sports and Youth for Policies and Youth Development
Aya Medany was appointed in Egypt’s Parliament in 2021 in recognition of her longstanding sports achievements. Medany was a prominent Modern Pentathlon player who was awarded many international medals. A graduate of Presidential Leadership Program (NLP), she is now a board member of El-Shams Sports Club. Moreover, she is an active member of both the international and national Modern Pentathlon Federations. Academically, she is a staff member in the College of International Transport and Logistics, the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AAST), after graduating from the same college in 2010 and acquiring her masters degree in 2013.
was appointed in Egypt’s Parliament in 2021
Moustaa Assal is Egypt’s rising star in Squash after having won several international medals and championships in the past few years. He was described as “championships hunter” by the national media to document his latest victories. Assal is a student in the College of Management and Technology (Smart Village Campus)
Egypt’s rising star in Squash
Bardees Ahmed is one of Egypt’s most prominent fashion designers. She has successfully launched her own company in 2014 under the name "Bardees Designs" that offers unique designs reflecting the Egyptian culture with colorful distinctive patterns as described by Business Women of Egypt. She graduated from the College of Management and Technology (Dokki Campus) in 2004.