Mission

Children’s University mission is to prepare children to face the challenges of the 21st century and to be the change agents that would shape the world through their developed creativity and innovative ability.

Vision

Today’s children are tomorrow’s tools for building modern Nations and boosting the Arab community.

History

  • The first project founded under the term Children’s University, was the kinder Uni in Tubingen/Germany in 2002.
  • In 2011, ASRT became an associated partner in SIS-Catalyst initiative and participated as an advisor in the international Steering board of this initiative.
  • In 2015, ASRT decided to take Children’s University to a wider level and implement the program throughout throughout Egypt.

Values

Provide a creative, innovative and out of the box educational environment.

Ensure that every child has access to high quality learning activities.

Strengthen the bond between the children and their neighborhood Universities.

Raise awareness of the benefits and opportunities that higher education can bring.

Encourage University Professors to voluntary participate in community serving activities.

Involve parents in the education process of their children.

 

Children’s University Beneficiaries

                 Children from 9-15 years  

University Professors

The Children’s University program will enrich University professors aspirations of social inclusion through involvement with children in different Children’s University activities.

Parents

Children’s University program recognizes the role of parents/ as supporters and influencers. Parents will have the chance to be involved with their children at all stages of the program and to celebrate with them at the annual end of the year event.

School teachers

Future Plan
ASRT is planning to arrange workshops to develop the skills and knowledge of school teachers involved with the Children’s University students.

 

Learning Tools

 Research projects Engaging in argument from evidence
Planning and carrying out investigations Analyzing and interpreting data
Constructing explanations and designing solutions Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information
Making use of games and outdoor activities Field trips
Asking questions and defining problems Hands-on activities

 

Clusters of Activities

9-15 years

Energy Arts   Sustainability
Water Humanities e.g. Astronomy Logical thinking 
Biodiversity Egyptology others ICT
Health     Soft Skills
Cluster I (Sciences) Cluster II

(Arts & Humanities)

Cluster III

(Special Areas)

Cross cutting activities

 

Elementary Years

2 years (9-10/ 10-11)

Advanced Years

Faculties

4 years (11-15)

 

Faculty of Health Sciences                                                                                  Faculty of Communication and Information Technology

Faculty of Management and Entrepreneurship                                              Faculty of Media Sciences  

Faculty of Culture and Arts                                                                                  Faculty of Mechatronics

Faculty of Energy Resources and Environment

 

Number of Enrolled Students

2015-2019

 

Program Management

  1.  Regular meetings with focal points
  2. Trainings to staff involved in Children’s University program
  3. Monitoring Visits
  4. Follow up Reports
  5. Seasonal meetings with parents
  6. Students questionnaires

 

List of University Partners

 

2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
  1. Cairo University
  2. Ain Shams University
  3. Aswan University
  4. Al-Azhar University
  5. Zagazig University
  6. Suez university
  7. Fayoum University
  8. Mansoura University
  9. Menofia University
  10. Minia University
  11. Benha University
  12. Bani Swaif  University
  13. South Valley University
  14. Damietta University
  15. Tanta University
  16. Suez. Canal  University
  17. Kafr El-Sheikh University
  18. University of Sadat City
  19. Heliopolis University
  20. Modern Sciences and Arts University – MSA

 

  1. Cairo University
  2. Ain Shams University
  3. Aswan University
  4. Al-Azhar University
  5. Zagazig University
  6. Suez university
  7. Fayoum University
  8. Mansoura University
  9. Menofia University
  10. Minia University
  11. Benha University
  12. Suez. Canal  University
  13. Kafr El-Sheikh University
  14. University of Sadat City
  15. Heliopolis University
  16. Modern Sciences and Arts University – MSA
  17. October High Institute For Engineering and Technology
  18. Delta University for Science and Technology
  19. Arab Academy for Maritime Sciences and Technology
  20. Bani Swaif  University
  21. South Valley University
  22. Damietta University
  23. Tanta University
  24. Alexandria University
  25. Port Said University
  26. Assiut University
  27. Al Asher Institute

 

  1. Cairo University
  2. Ain Shams University
  3. Aswan University
  4. Al-Azhar University
  5. Zagazig University
  6. Suez university
  7. Fayoum University
  8. Mansoura University
  9. Menofia University
  10. Minia University
  11. Benha University
  12. Suez. Canal  University
  13. Kafr El-Sheikh University
  14. University of Sadat City
  15. Heliopolis University
  16. Modern Sciences and Arts University – MSA
  17. October High Institute For Engineering and Technology
  18. Delta University for Science and Technology
  19. Arab Academy for Maritime Sciences and Technology
  20. Bani Swaif  University
  21. South Valley University
  22. Damietta University
  23. Tanta University
  24. Alexandria University
  25. Port Said University
  26. Assiut University
  27. Al Asher Institute
  28. Tiba Academy
  29. Nahda University
  30. Damnhour University
  31. Egyptian-Japanese
  1. Cairo University
  2. Ain Shams University
  3. Aswan University
  4. Al-Azhar University
  5. Zagazig University
  6. Suez university
  7. Fayoum University
  8. Mansoura University
  9. Menofia University
  10. Minia University
  11. Benha University
  12. Suez. Canal  University
  13. Kafr El-Sheikh University
  14. University of Sadat City
  15. Heliopolis University
  16. Modern Sciences and Arts University – MSA
  17. October High Institute For Engineering and Technology
  18. Delta University for Science and Technology
  19. Arab Academy for Maritime Sciences and Technology
  20. Bani Swaif  University
  21. South Valley University
  22. Damietta University
  23. Tanta University
  24. Alexandria University
  25. Port Said University
  26. Assiut University
  27. Al Asher Institute
  28. Tiba Academy
  29. Nahda University
  30. Damnhour University
  31. Egyptian-Japanese
  32. Sohag University
  33. French University in Egypt
  34. Egyptian Chinese University

 

 

Achievements

  • Award Winning

Children’s University won first place in Cairo Innovates 2016 among all other science culture Programs.

11 students won prizes for their researches and ideas in Cairo innovates 2017.

4 students won prizes for their innovative ideas in Cairo innovates 2018.

  • International Contributions

Egypt’s CU program was presented in the International workshop hels in Tunisia 2017  under the title “Role of science centers and science museums in disseminating scientific culture”.

  • National Conference

Organising the First National Conference of CU.