Prof. Ahmed El-Gohary Receives Prestigious "Order of the Rising Sun" Award from Japan


In a momentous ceremony held on Monday, July 31, 2023, Prof. Ahmed El-Gohary, the former president of Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST), was honored with the esteemed "Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon." This distinguished accolade was bestowed upon Prof. El-Gohary by His Excellency the Ambassador of Japan, recognizing his remarkable contributions and dedication to fostering international collaboration and academic excellence.

The ceremony, which took place at the residence of the Japanese Ambassador Oka Hiroshi in Egypt, was attended by numerous dignitaries, including Prof. Amr Adly the current president of the university, and several deans of the university’s faculties.

The award represents a significant milestone in Prof. El-Gohary's illustrious career, as it acknowledges his outstanding achievements and tireless efforts in promoting educational and cultural exchange between Egypt and Japan.

Throughout his tenure as president of E-JUST, Prof. El-Gohary played a pivotal role in strengthening the ties between the two nations and enhancing scientific cooperation. Under his visionary leadership, E-JUST has flourished as a hub for cutting-edge research and innovation, attracting scholars and students from around the world.