The following allowances and expenses will be covered:
a. Return air-ticket (economy-class fare) between the
international airport of the accepted participant and Cairo
International airport. Two way free transportation from Cairo
airport to Fayoum.
b. Living Allowance (per-diem): 100 LE/day.
c. Shipping Allowance: 450 LE.
d. Life Insurance will be provided from arrival to departure in
Egypt (the traveling time outside Egypt shall not be covered).
e. Free medical care provided in Egypt for participants who may
become ill after arrival to Egypt (costs related to pre-existing
illness, pregnancy, or dental are not included).
Free Accommodation will be valid during the course, including
the recreational activities, in other cities than Fayoum,
e.g. Cairo & Ismailia.
The accommodation during the course duration will be:
At Fayoum City:
Fayoum Tourism Hotel
Address: Fayoum University. Main campus
Participants are required to:
1- Observe strictly the course schedule.
2- Not to extend the training period.
3- Not to leave Egypt during the course (not to return to their
country or go to another country except for the case of
4- Not to bring any member of their family.
5- Return to their home country on completion of the course,
according to the trip schedule designated by the course
6- Carry out such instructions and abide by such conditions as
may be stipulated by both the nominating Government and the
Egyptian Government in respect of the training.
7- Observe the rules and regulations of the training
institutions or establishment in which participants undertake
study or training.
8- Refrain from engaging in political activities, or any form of
employment for profit or gain.
9- Discontinue the course, should he/she fall seriously ill and
considered unable to continue the training or commit an import
Through the duration of the course arrangements will be
made to schedule recreational activities and visits to Pyramids
and Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, old Cairo, and to Port-Said
Each participant will be encouraged to submit a report on the
monuments and sight-seeing of his country, using data show or
PRE-DEPARTURE INSTRUCTION & GENERAL ORIENTATION
1- Pre-departure instructions for the
participants: participants are requested to report in
person to the Egyptian diplomatic mission in their own country
in order to complete the necessary procedures and obtain
2- Visa: Before leaving their
country, participants should obtain a visa for entry to Egypt.
Visas will be issued by the Egyptian diplomatic missions in
* Participants are requested to arrive in and to leave Egypt on
the dates designated for the course.
* The dates will be finally confirmed by the air-tickets sent to
the participants through the travel agency.
* The diplomatic missions of Egypt in the participants’ country
will help with flight confirmation and details.
* All flight routes included in the provided air-tickets are
4- Photographs: For administrative purposes, participants are
requested to bring along with them to Egypt three (3) copies of
a recent photograph (passport size).
5- Airport: At International Cairo Airport, a course assistant
will be present to welcome the participant, and to arrange
his/her transportation from Cairo to Fayoum (130 km).
6- Incidental Expenses: Participants are advised to carry some
cash in US dollars for incidental expenses during their trip to
Egypt and upon their arrival.
7- Climate: Autumn time is considered the most pleasant weather in Egypt, with a temperature maximum 28oC to 10oC minimum. Rain is very rare.
8- Currency: One Egyptian pound (LE) equals to about 0.18 US$, i.e. one US$ equal to 5.97 LE.
For inquires and further information, please contact diplomatic
mission of Egypt. Further, address correspondence to:
Tel: + 20 – 84 - 6336587
Mobile: +20 – 18 - 5020552
Fax: + 20 – 84 - 6336528
E-Mail: sms00 @fayoum.edu.eg