Researches off the Ground
A workshop entitled “The University Impact Rankings” was organized by the University Community Services and Environmental Affairs Committee in cooperation with The Egyptian Knowledge Bank was held on Tuesday the 2nd of July 2019.
The workshop was introduced by Prof. Samaa EL Dek, Head of the Department of Materials Science and Nanotechnology and Director of the International Classification Office at Beni Suef University.
The objective of the workshop was to discuss the University Impact Rankings based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The 17 Sustainable Development Goals were discussed and it was agreed that the Partnership SDG17 are mandatory goals, in addition to three or more elective goals from the list of non-mandatory SDGS.
Members of the University Ranking Committee attended the workshop. The instructor was rated Excellent by 40% of the participants, Very Good by 60%. The attendees requested continuous workshops as well as hands on applications.