The project is held within the
participation of Egypt in the international initiative of the Organization for
Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and it is the leader of initiative
and previous experts in program of the international assessment of students in
schools and the international program to assess the adult contenders.
As well, it is one of international
projects for which Egypt participate in planning since the beginning of
participation in July 2010 although the beginning was since January 2010
The project is managed in Egypt
through the National Center for measurement and evaluation within the
development projects in higher education institutions and the Director of Dr Ibrahim
The project is the first attempt to
assess the learning outcomes in higher education institutions in the Arab
Republic of Egypt
The number of participating
countries in the project are 15 countries including two Arab countries are
Egypt and Kuwait of six continents
Egypt participates in the four paths
(public skill, economy, engineering and educational context) and Kuwait
participates in only public skills.
Initiative seeks to create standards
suitable for all communities, cultures and languages.