Dean's Welcome Note.

Dr. Nawal El Degwi I am glad to welcome you to the faculty of Biotechnology at October University for Modern Sciences and Arts (MSA). Our Faculty takes it upon itself to offer high quality educational programs and supporting activities. It earnestly seeks to deliver the best to our students and is very keen to provide them with the necessary guidance to enlighten their way to the future. Backed by outstanding laboratory facilities, our undergraduate academic programs and related activities assure well-prepared, future leaders. Biotechnology is simply a technology based on biology that helps to develop technologies and products that better our lives and safeguard our planet from degradation. Through harnessing biological processes, it provide breakthrough products and life changing technologies to fight diseases, lower environmental pollution, feed the hungry, and use less and cleaner energy, and have safer and efficient manufacturing processes.In addition to the outstanding educational programs, the Faculty Biotechnology offers to its students many academic activities. These include field trips, industrial projects and graduation projects, to name only a few. Our dynamic curriculum is carefully designed to enable the students to pursue new insights and trends in Biotechnology and related fields. We work closely with campus academic partners and cross-disciplinary initiatives, such as the AGERI, Hospital 57357 and the Stem cell center. The Faculty’s approach to teaching is research- led, entertaining hands-on and multidisciplinary, and drawing on the expertise of faculty's educators in related disciplines such as Agriculture, Biomedicine and basic sciences. The Faculty of Biotechnology enjoys an alumni network that serves as an invaluable resource in mentoring students and availing networks of colleagueship and friendship among graduates. Welcome again to the Faculty of Biotechnology at MSA website where you can be acquainted with the programs and people of this respectable institution. I do hope that you enjoy your virtual visit through this website. I hope that you spend time at our real campus and connect with our exciting, creative, welcoming, and inclusive community Professor/ Ayman Diab.
Dean of the Faculty of Biotechnology.
MSA University.