Pearson International Official Visit
Misr University for Science and Technology and the Management Development Centre were honored by the visit of Mr. Andrew Phillips, General Manager of Pearson Company in Europe, Asia and Africa, Ms. Anna Burton, Director of the Company in North and West Africa, Mr. Ahmed Ismail, Regional Manager for Egypt and North Africa and Mr. Ahmed Samir the director of e-learning development. The guests made a special visit to the university’s official testing centers and they were impressed with the efforts made at the centers. After visiting the centers, Mr. Andrew said: “These centers are among the best centers I have ever visited.”
After the visit, there was a meeting attended by Mr. Ahmed Kafafi, Chancellor of the Board of Trustees for the Development of the University and Director of the Management Development Centre in addition to Mr. Khaled Khorshed, Director of the Business Development Department and Director of the official testing centres at the Management Development Centre where they gave a detailed presentation about the university and its main institutions. The meeting also discussed possible ways of cooperation in the future.
The Official Test Centres at Misr University for Science and Technology
These centers are one of a kind in Egypt and are certified by Pearson to grant international accredited certificates.
These centers are highly-equipped with modern technologies as they are audio and video monitored to guarantee the commitment of the examinees. Therefore, the examinee receives scores accurately with the high standards of confidentiality and quality.
The test centers contain 4 separate centers. Each test center has a waiting area monitored via CCTV system.
Each test center takes up to 56 examinee for each session whereas each test center has 14 separate workstations.
The test centers have many international certified exams accredited by Pearson. These tests include PTE-Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) which is accredited by the most powerful international universities and institutions and NCEES exam (National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying) and others.
It is worth mentioning that MUST Test Centers of Misr University for Science and Technology that are accredited by Pearson receive all examinees from Egypt and neighboring countries who are willing to sit for PTE-Academic whether for working at multinational companies or travelling abroad to study or immigrate.