The Ministry of Communications offers a free course in graphic design

Egypt’s ICT sector is one of the fastest growing economic sectors thanks to a set of sweeping changes and increased investments, including education reform plans and access to cutting-edge technologies and to computer skills. Serving as the central vehicle in Egypt to bridge the knowledge gap between Egyptian professionals, local SMEs and the global economy, the e-Learning Competence Center (ELCC) is launching a free five-day online training program on graphic design in January 2022.

The “Graphic Design Standards Training Program” targets new graduates from the EdTech department of any college’s faculty of education, the computer science department of the faculty of engineering, or the faculty of computer science and engineering. ‘information. Their invitation also extends to electronic content producers.

Founded in 2004 by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), ELCC is at the cornerstone of Egypt’s technological rise, helping to build the capacity of young Egyptian professionals by mobilizing resources and promoting equal learning opportunities through a wide range of virtual courses. and electronic content.

This comes as part of an increase in funding for specialized training programs offered by the ministry, which increased from EGP 50 million in 2018 to a budget of EGP 1.1 billion in 2021-2022. The information infrastructure and digital transformation sector has been the target of many investments, spearheading the country’s technology development implementing 12 projects costing EGP 3.5 billion.