The Egyptian Russian University takes 3rd place in the world in the Huawei competition
Written by – Huda Al-Esawy
Dr. Sherif Fakhry Mohamed Abdel Nabi, President of the Egyptian Russian University, Badr City, Cairo Governor, announced that the student “Mustafa Tarek Youssef” has been arranged at the “Bachelor’s” stage in the Communications Department at the Faculty of Engineering at the University. third in the world after beating (130) a competitive team from (43) countries in the final of the Huawei International Competition for Information and Communication Technology for the year (2021-2022), which takes place in the capital “Beijing” in the state of China, and closed its activities on (25) last June. Note that the student competed. The competition is fully supported by Dr. Mohamed Kamal Mustafa, Chair of the University’s Board of Trustees.
The President of the Egyptian Russian University added that the student “Mustafa Tarek Youssef” in the Department of Communication at the Faculty of Engineering at the University is one of our talented students in the field of ICT, and that he was selected from below (2000) ) male and female students from all the prestigious Egyptian universities, “governments, private, and private” and International “competed to participate in this competition, and they were eliminated to a team consisting of (3) students only in the field of “cloud”; To represent “Egypt” in the final qualifiers in the African continent, which qualifies for the final of the competition in “Beijing”.
On the same subject, dr. Alaa Mohamed Ahmed Al-Batsh, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering at the Egyptian University of Egypt, explains that the competition is aimed at discovering and nurturing and refining local talents in the field of “information and communication technology”. their skills and prepare them; To lead the technical future and contribute to the achievement of digital transformation plans and the development of strategies based on “information technology”. He pointed out that during the past year, the university administration has signed a collaboration protocol with “Huawei”, thereby establishing the “Huawei”. Academy ”within the university campus; To be one of the first universities to collaborate with the company in academic activities; This has many benefits for students studying information systems within the university’s faculties.
In turn, Dr. Hisham Fathy, Dean of the College of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science and General Supervisor of the Huawei Academy at the university, confirmed that the student “Mustafa Tariq Youssef” did a great job among all the participants in the competition; Until he was able to join the team of (3) students, who represented Egypt in the final qualifiers on the African continent, who qualified for the final of the competition in “Beijing”, who with a score of ” 960/1000 “. “He explained that the purpose of the establishment of the academy is to develop the skills of university students. To qualify them to participate in international competitions, transfer technological knowledge to them, and students of different ages from outside. to train the university or graduates of various colleges and institutes through international experts from Huawei; To obtain certificates accredited by a credible body recognized in the “regional and international” labor market; To qualify them for jobs in the field of modern technology and advanced technology owned by large companies such as Huawei.
On the same subject, dr. Tamer Saleh, a teacher in the Department of Communication at the Faculty of Engineering and the Executive Director of the Huawei Academy at the university, said that the university honored the student “Mustafa Tariq Youssef”; For obtaining the international certificate in the HCIA-AI course, the international certificate in networks, and a number of international certificates of the company through self-learning, which led to the increase of its marks among the participants and qualification for the final qualifiers . out that the collaboration with Huawei also led to the selection of Two of the university’s trainers, namely: “Engineer Rehab Hassan, and Engineer Mustafa Gamal”, are among the best (10) trainers in the field of networks and clouds on the level of the Republic, and three of the university’s students won silver and bronze medals in the preliminary qualifiers for the competition.
Dr. Tamer Saleh said that the “Huawei ICT Competition” is a competition hosted by the international Huawei ICT Academy, and is held worldwide in “communication and information technology”, and aims to bring the best talents of students in the field of communication in college, especially the departments: “Communication Engineering, Technology” information, calculators and information.
In a related context, student Mostafa Tarek Youssef, who was first ranked among the ambassadors of Huawei academies in Egypt, indicated that his experience with the Huawei HCIA scholarship program was more than amazing and he benefited greatly from it, noting that he chose the HCIA. CLOUD COMPUTER COURSE, and it was his first experience. He was at Huawei, and passed the exam on (9) August last year (2021) with a score of 960/1000. He explained that he was one of the first applicants for the Huawei Academy at the Egyptian Russian University and that the Academy provided him with an “Artificial Intelligence” course under the supervision of Dr. Tamer Saleh and Engineer Mostafa Jamal, then, offered the Academy a new opportunity, namely to obtain the HCIA routing. And Link International Certificate. Then he registered in the “Cloud Track” competition, which included the fields of: “Big Data, Cloud Computing, Cloud Services, Storage, AI”.
Student Mustafa Tariq Youssef, who ranked 3rd in the world in the Huawei competition, also spoke and said: The placement exam ended with the selection of the applicants for the best (500) and thereafter the final exam was held; Where he was selected from the best (9) students in the field of “cloud”, and the final stage of qualifications started last January at the level of Egypt, and he obtained (3) certificates at this stage: “HCIA, Big Data, HCIA Storage & HCIA, Cloud Services “. The qualifiers ended on March 6 and he was selected from the team of (3) students to represent Egypt at North African level in a ceremony held to honor the winners at the company’s headquarters in the “Smart Village ”, after which the competition examination was held on the 26th at North African level, and qualified for the final competition at world level, where the final examination on (18) last June and lasted (hours), and the team won worldwide won the third prize.
It is noteworthy that the student “Mustafa Tariq Youssef” is the team leader for the “RGS” team at the university under the supervision of Dr. Tamer Saleh, and this team is entrusted with robots as he participates in all related competitions. to this field at the “local and international” levels, in which the student has proved great proficiency in its management.