Future University In Egypt (FUE)
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Altagamoa Al Khames, Main centre of town, end of 90th Street
New Cairo
Egypt

The Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science
Welcome to the Political Science Program at Future University in Egypt, offered within the esteemed Faculty of Economics & Political Science. Our undergraduate program offers a comprehensive education in political science that empowers our students to excel in the intricate realm of politics and make significant contributions to shaping the future of societies. Our program goes beyond textbooks and lectures, providing a transformative learning experience that combines theoretical inquiry, critical analysis, and practical engagement. We believe in fostering a deep understanding of political dynamics, nurturing analytical thinking, and nurturing a passion for active citizenship and responsible leadership. By immersing yourself in our rigorous curriculum, you will gain a multifaceted understanding of political systems, institutions, and processes, both at local and global levels. You will explore diverse perspectives, theories, and ideologies that underpin political thought and action, enabling you to navigate the complex political landscape with confidence and astuteness. At Future University, we believe that theory and practice go hand in hand. That is why our program emphasizes practical engagement, enabling you to apply your knowledge and skills to real-world situations. Through internships, simulations, and research opportunities, you will have the chance to delve into the intricacies of political life, develop your problem-solving abilities, and hone your communication and negotiation skills. We encourage you to seize these invaluable experiences and foster a deep sense of civic engagement. Our distinguished faculty members are renowned experts in their respective fields, who bring their wealth of knowledge and expertise to the classroom. They are dedicated mentors who are committed to nurturing your intellectual growth, encouraging critical thinking, and providing guidance as you explore your areas of interest within the vast landscape of political science.
Upon completion of our program, you will be equipped with a versatile skill set that will open doors to a diverse array of career opportunities. Whether your passion lies in public service, policy analysis, diplomacy, advocacy, journalism, or academia, our program will provide you with a solid foundation to thrive in your chosen path. Our graduates have gone on to become influential leaders, policy experts, diplomats, and agents of positive change in various sectors and organizations. Join us on this exciting journey of intellectual exploration and personal growth. As a student in the Political Science Program at Future University in Egypt, you will be part of a vibrant community that values academic excellence, critical inquiry, and the pursuit of a better future through political engagement. Together, let us shape the world through a deeper understanding of politics and a commitment to promoting justice, equality, and democratic values.
By the end of the Political Science program, graduates should be able to
  • Comprehend basic political concepts & terms.
  • Develop an understanding of contemporary world politics, and international relations.
  • Comprehend the complex processes of political institutions.
  • Distinguish between different political systems and characterize human communities in a comparative approach. Students strengthen their analytical abilities and become adept at making oral and written presentations, increasing their capacity to compete in today's rapidly changing world.
  • Develop negotiation skills, as a base for diplomacy.
  • Recognize the basic theory and application of international law.
  • Contribute to local and international political venues with different needed skills.
  • Provide students with a deep understanding of meaning and core of political science.
  • Relate political science with other disciplines such as public administration, economics, mass media and management.
  • Distinguish between different branches of political science and political mechanisms & tools.
  • Develop both analytical and research skills.
  • Provide the labor market with highly qualified politicians, diplomates, specialized journalists, and researchers.
  • Contribute to the political development of Egypt and globally.

Program Educational Outcomes

1) Knowledge and Understanding

Upon completion of the Political Science Program, students will be able to
  • Define historical traits and frameworks related to contemporary political affairs, such as; a state reconstruction, and state-society relationships.
  • Recognize current political affairs on the national, regional and international levels such as, for example: countries in transitions, revolutions and resistance, as well as changes in regional alliances.
  • Identify the importance and frameworks of issues or concepts of citizenship, state, democracy, social movements, justice and freedom as well as civic engagement and constitutions processes.

2) Intellectual Skills

Upon completion of the Political Science Program, students will be able to
  • Experiment different methodologies and critical ways of thinking.
  • Combine knowledge of politics.
  • Outline ethical position towards issues studied.
  • Examine the challenges faced by the political community in Egypt, and abroad.

3) Professional and Practical Skills

Upon completion of the Political Science Program, students will be able to
  • Relate and connect between historical events and political theories with contemporary political issues such as the Arab-Israeli Conflict, or the "New Middle East".
  • Employ gained knowledge in the analysis of a variety of case studies.
  • Illustrate the art of research and use of methodologies with respect to the desired case study and sub-field of specialization.

4) General and Transferable Skills

Upon completion of the Political Science Program, students will be able to
  • Think systematically and construct logical arguments.
  • Allow to effectively coordinate with others on a project.
  • Evaluate social media and other new sources.

FEPS Center for Media and Creativity

FEPS Center for Media and Creativity (FCMC) at Future University in Egypt offers students in the Political Mass Media Program a distinctive opportunity to elevate both their theoretical understanding and practical skills. Our state-of-the-art Media Center boasts cutting-edge technology, featuring advanced lighting systems, professional sound equipment, high-quality cameras, and more. This Center also provides an immersive learning environment, enabling students to excel in media and political communication careers. In FCMC, students gain hands-on experience with top-tier equipment and industry-standard software, mastering every stage of podcast production—from concept development and scriptwriting to recording and post-production. Beyond podcasting, our Center hosts interactive workshops on crucial aspects of media production. These workshops cover audio engineering, video editing, storytelling, interviewing techniques, and podcast distribution strategies, empowering students with essential knowledge and skills.

Vision

To be a premier center in media production, preparing a generation of educated media professionals capable of creating digital content and adapting to evolving trends in the media landscape.

Mission

  • Enhance media education and training in the college, equipping students with the knowledge and skills essential for success in media production.
  • Support scientific research and innovation in the media field, fostering knowledge and media awareness within society.
  • Strengthen collaboration with local and international media and academic institutions, fostering a network for continuous growth and excellence.

On-Campus Internship Opportunities

The Political Science Program at Future University in Egypt offers a range of engaging and immersive on-campus internship opportunities. These internships allow students to apply their knowledge and skills in real-world scenarios, further deepening their understanding of political dynamics and international relations. As part of our commitment to experiential learning, students have the chance to participate in Model United Nations (MUN) models, European Union (EU) models, Greenpeace USA Organization (GPOS) and other simulated models. These internships provide a platform for students to engage in policy analysis, diplomacy, negotiation, and public speaking. By actively participating in these simulations, students develop practical experience in navigating complex political issues, honing their critical thinking abilities, and enhancing their communication and leadership skills.
The on-campus internships offered by Future University in Egypt serve as a bridge between academic knowledge and practical application. They provide invaluable opportunities for students to establish professional networks, gain exposure to real-world challenges, and make a meaningful impact in the realm of political science. By immersing themselves in these internship experiences, students deepen their understanding of international relations, global politics, and the interconnectedness of political systems. Our students can be eligible for exchange programs as per FUE partnership with University of Cincinnati where they can have international academic experience for one semester and enjoy a unique learning experience within a global context.

The Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science at Future University in Egypt is highly ranked among Egypts best It provides an ideal setting for students Welcome to the Political Science Program at Future University in Egypt offered within the esteemed Faculty of Economics Political Science Our undergraduate program offers a comprehensive education in political science that empowers our students to excel in the intricate realm of politics and make significant contributions to shaping the future of societiesOur program goes beyond textbooks and lectures providing a transformative learning experience that combines theoretical inquiry critical analysis and practical engagement We believe in fostering a deep understanding of political dynamics nurturing analytical thinking and nurturing a passion for active citizenship and responsible leadershipBy immersing yourself in our rigorous curriculum you will gain a multifaceted understanding of political systems institutions and processes both at local and global levels You will explore diverse perspectives theories and ideologies that underpin political thought and action enabling you to navigate the complex political landscape with confidence and astutenessAt Future University we believe that theory and practice go hand in hand That is why our program emphasizes practical engagement enabling you to apply your knowledge and skills to realworld situations Through internships simulations and research opportunities you will have the chance to delve into the intricacies of political life develop your problemsolving abilities and hone your communication and negotiation skills We encourage you to seize these invaluable experiences and foster a deep sense of civic engagementOur distinguished faculty members are renowned experts in their respective fields who bring their wealth of knowledge and expertise to the classroom They are dedicated mentors who are committed to nurturing your intellectual growth encouraging critical thinking and providing guidance as you explore your areas of interest within the vast landscape of political scienceUpon completion of our program you will be equipped with a versatile skill set that will open doors to a diverse array of career opportunities Whether your passion lies in public service policy analysis diplomacy advocacy journalism or academia our program will provide you with a solid foundation to thrive in your chosen path Our graduates have gone on to become influential leaders policy experts diplomats and agents of positive change in various sectors and organizationsJoin us on this exciting journey of intellectual exploration and personal growth As a student in the Political Science Program at Future University in Egypt you will be part of a vibrant community that values academic excellence critical inquiry and the pursuit of a better future through political engagement Together let us shape the world through a deeper understanding of politics and a commitment to promoting justice equality and democratic valuesBy the end of the Political Science program graduates should be able toComprehend basic political concepts termsDevelop an understanding of contemporary world politics and international relationsComprehend the complex processes of political institutionsDistinguish between different political systems and characterize human communities in a comparative approach Students strengthen their analytical abilities and become adept at making oral and written presentations increasing their capacity to compete in todays rapidly changing worldDevelop negotiation skills as a base for diplomacyRecognize the basic theory and application of international lawContribute to local and international political venues with different needed skillsProvide students with a deep understanding of meaning and core of political scienceRelate political science with other disciplines such as public administration economics mass media and managementDistinguish between different branches of political science and political mechanisms toolsDevelop both analytical and research skillsProvide the labor market with highly qualified politicians diplomates specialized journalists and researchersContribute to the political development of Egypt and globallyProgram Educational Outcomes Knowledge and UnderstandingUpon completion of the Political Science Program students will be able toDefine historical traits and frameworks related to contemporary political affairs such as a state reconstruction and statesociety relationshipsRecognize current political affairs on the national regional and international levels such as for example countries in transitions revolutions and resistance as well as changes in regional alliancesIdentify the importance and frameworks of issues or concepts of citizenship state democracy social movements justice and freedom as well as civic engagement and constitutions processes Intellectual SkillsUpon completion of the Political Science Program students will be able toExperiment different methodologies and critical ways of thinkingCombine knowledge of politicsOutline ethical position towards issues studiedExamine the challenges faced by the political community in Egypt and abroad Professional and Practical SkillsUpon completion of the Political Science Program students will be able toRelate and connect between historical events and political theories with contemporary political issues such as the ArabIsraeli Conflict or the New Middle EastEmploy gained knowledge in the analysis of a variety of case studiesIllustrate the art of research and use of methodologies with respect to the desired case study and subfield of specialization General and Transferable SkillsUpon completion of the Political Science Program students will be able toThink systematically and construct logical argumentsAllow to effectively coordinate with others on a projectEvaluate social media and other new sourcesFEPS Center for Media and CreativityFEPS Center for Media and Creativity FCMC at Future University in Egypt offers students in the Political Mass Media Program a distinctive opportunity to elevate both their theoretical understanding and practical skills Our stateoftheart Media Center boasts cuttingedge technology featuring advanced lighting systems professional sound equipment highquality cameras and more This Center also provides an immersive learning environment enabling students to excel in media and political communication careersIn FCMC students gain handson experience with toptier equipment and industrystandard software mastering every stage of podcast productionfrom concept development and scriptwriting to recording and postproduction Beyond podcasting our Center hosts interactive workshops on crucial aspects of media production These workshops cover audio engineering video editing storytelling interviewing techniques and podcast distribution strategies empowering students with essential knowledge and skillsVisionTo be a premier center in media production preparing a generation of educated media professionals capable of creating digital content and adapting to evolving trends in the media landscapeMissionEnhance media education and training in the college equipping students with the knowledge and skills essential for success in media productionSupport scientific research and innovation in the media field fostering knowledge and media awareness within societyStrengthen collaboration with local and international media and academic institutions fostering a network for continuous growth and excellenceOnCampus Internship OpportunitiesThe Political Science Program at Future University in Egypt offers a range of engaging and immersive oncampus internship opportunities These internships allow students to apply their knowledge and skills in realworld scenarios further deepening their understanding of political dynamics and international relationsAs part of our commitment to experiential learning students have the chance to participate in Model United Nations MUN models European Union EU models Greenpeace USA Organization GPOS and other simulated models These internships provide a platform for students to engage in policy analysis diplomacy negotiation and public speaking By actively participating in these simulations students develop practical experience in navigating complex political issues honing their critical thinking abilities and enhancing their communication and leadership skillsThe oncampus internships offered by Future University in Egypt serve as a bridge between academic knowledge and practical application They provide invaluable opportunities for students to establish professional networks gain exposure to realworld challenges and make a meaningful impact in the realm of political science By immersing themselves in these internship experiences students deepen their understanding of international relations global politics and the interconnectedness of political systemsOur students can be eligible for exchange programs as per FUE partnership with University of Cincinnati where they can have international academic experience for one semester and enjoy a unique learning experience within a global context FUE

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