Founded in 1950, the university provides education at the undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels.
The university’s academic structure includes 14 faculties, 1 college and 2 high institutes plus 12 centers and special units.
Optical devices could bring natural light into dark, highly populated areas In dense, urban centers around the world, many people live and work in dim and narrow streets surrounded by tall buildings that block sunlight.
To alleviate the problem, Egyptian researchers have developed a corrugated, translucent panel that redirects sunlight onto narrow streets and alleyways. The panel is mounted on rooftops and hung over the edge at an angle, where it spreads sunlight onto the street below.