Student Elections


Academics wonder if court ban on university guards be followed through

A recent court ruling barring guards and security personnel from university grounds is being celebrated by students, academics and intellectuals despite controversy about its enforcement.

Egypt’s students rise in protest to continued intervention in student body elections

Ain-Shams and Assuit Universities witnessed demonstrations organized by students affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood opposition movement against the continued intervention by security forces and the university guard in the student

MB students rise in peaceful protests condemning interference in students’ elections

Over seven thousand students, affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood movement, staged a protest on Tuesday at Tanta’s University against a decision to ban their colleagues from running in upcoming student

MB students sue university after being banned from student body elections

For the second consecutive day, Tanta’s University witnessed students staging protests against the university’s administration. The Muslim Brotherhood affiliated students asserted that a decision was made to ban opposition mainly

University students furious over rigging of student union elections.

Muslim Brotherhood students at the University of Alexandria staged a massive march on campus, last week protesting against the alleged rigging of the students' union elections.

Security harasses opposition students days before Students’ elections

Government universities have announced that Thursday October 7 will be the beginning of nominations for the Student’s body elections in Egypt. The elections are scheduled to take place October 18

University guards assault campaigners ahead of student elections

The University students' body election scheduled to take place in a few weeks. Normally the elections are rigged in favour of the pro-government students and security bodies.