Academic Activities

1. Model of United Nations Annual Activities:

MSA University - Model of United Nations Annual Activities - Faculty of Management Science
 

The Model United Nations is a student based intellectual replication of different UN organisations such as General Assembly, Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Security Council and other multilateral bodies. Within the Model UN, students play roles as ambassadors for an assigned country or non-governmental organization (NGO) in a simulated session where they debate current issues on the council’s agenda. While playing their roles as ambassadors, delegates prepare speeches, formulate draft resolutions, negotiate with associates and adversaries, resolve conflicts, and execute the Model UN conference rules of procedure, which are similar to the actual UN rules and charter, in order to resolve problems that affect countries all over the world.

2. Stock Market Simulation:

MSA University - Stock Market Simulation - Faculty of Management Science
 

Every year we look forward to the Stock Market Simulation, organized by the faculty of Management Sciences, not just for the simulation itself but also the insightful preceding sessions.

3. Competitions:


3.1. Young Taxation Competition:

 Young Taxation Competion The Faculty of Management Sciences participates in the yearly competition organized by “Ernst and Young” called “Young Taxation Competition Professional of the Year”. Faculty of Management Sciences of Modern Sciences and Arts University selected the talented Mirna Mohamed Shehab of accounting discipline to represent Egypt in a contest for best accountants of "Taxation System", among worldwide universities.Mirna Shehab got the first place in that contest which made her eligible to be nominated to represent Egypt in Netherlands which was held between November 30th – December 4th, 2014.
 

3.2. Auditing Competition:

Auditing Competition Auditing Competition organized by the Faculty of Management Sciences and one of the big four accounting companies; with the participation of public and private universities in Egypt.The Audit Simulation and Competition is an educational activity in which an Academic Sponsor (one of the big four accounting companies) prepares real life several accounting case studies that the participants share and discuss for two days.
The main aim of this simulation is to give the students an idea of what it’s like to be actually working in an accounting firm or entity, to further prepare them to what they will face as they set their foot off the university campus to professional life.

3.3. MSA Tax Simulation:

The Faculty of Management Sciences at MSA University is strengthening its relationship with the big four Accounting firms in Egypt. The Faculty of Management Sciences invites these firms for a tax simulation in order to decrease the gap between the professional life and the academic life in taxation. The tax simulation includes sessions about most of the types of tax within the Egyptian tax law.

4. Workshop:

4.1. The Faculty of Management Sciences coordinates with different organizations to organize workshops. Some of the previous workshops included:

  • Deraya – Sales workshop.
  • DAAD – Self Marketing workshop.
  • DAAD – Communication Skills workshop.

4.2. The Faculty of Management Sciences coordinates with MSA Training Department to offer some of the following workshops:

CV Writing, Dress for Success, Interviewing Skills, Business Etiquette, Communication Skills, Positive Attitude, Behavioral and Communication Styles, and Presentation Skills.

 

5. Field Trips:

The main reason for these field trips is to match between theories and practice for students according to the requirements of each course.
 

5.1 Factories:

The Faculty of Management Sciences organizes several field trips to different factories. Some of the previous factories included: Rich Bake, Fine Hygienic Paper Co., Juhayna Food Industries.

5.2 Services Companies:

The Faculty of Management Sciences organizes several field trips to different service companies. Some of the previous companies included: Egyptian Stock Market, Egyptian Media Production City, Vodafone.

6. Guest Speakers:

The Faculty of Management Sciences invites guest speakers from different management disciplines to share their experience with management students.

Example of Previous Guest Speakers:

  • Dr. Ashraf El Sharkawy (Professor of accounting in Cairo University, Chairman of the Egyptian financial supervisory authority, and senior advisor for the chairman of the Egyptian capital market authority for more than 6 years) May, 2015.
  • Dr. Eslam Azzam (Professor and Head of finance at the department of management at the AUC and the financial advisor for the chairman of the General Authority of Free Zones and Investment) May, 2015.
  • Mohamed Wasfy (Creative Director in Tarek Nour) Spring 2014.

7. Project Presentations:


7.1. Graduation Project Presentation:

Graduation project presentation for the following majors; Acconting, Management Information Systems, and Marketing and international Business.


7.2. Advertising Project Presentation:

Presentation for all advertising course projects and guests from different advertising agencies.

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