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.
Today’s children are tomorrow’s tools for building modern Nations and boosting the Arab community.
- 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.
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
The Children’s University program will enrich University professors aspirations of social inclusion through involvement with children in different Children’s University activities.
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.
ASRT is planning to arrange workshops to develop the skills and knowledge of school teachers involved with the Children’s University students.
Clusters of Activities
|Water||Humanities||e.g. Astronomy||Logical thinking|
|Cluster I (Sciences)||Cluster II
(Arts & Humanities)
|Cross cutting activities|
2 years (9-10/ 10-11)
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
- Regular meetings with focal points
- Trainings to staff involved in Children’s University program
- Monitoring Visits
- Follow up Reports
- Seasonal meetings with parents
- Students questionnaires
List of University Partners
- 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.