How are Technological Universities reshaping the future of learning in Egypt?
Technological universities are coming to the forefront of the whole world recently. As it is noted clearly that technology trends are changing the entire world and the focus on studying tech fields is growing day by day.
In Egypt, since the government started to lunch the first tech university specializing in AI technologies in 2019, more fresh high school graduates are heading for this path, as they believe in the power of technology and how it can reshape the face of the world.
If you are one of those dreaming of being a member of the tech titans’ world, just continue here with our article, as we will stress on the tech trends that driving the future, and provide an overview of the most famous Technological Universities in Egypt and the rest of the world.
How technology got the upper hand in the higher education industry?
We can say, it is just overnight when the world around has become upside down since the pandemic hit all the corners. It was the soaring start of the Edtech new era as educators adopted technologies that enabled more interactivity and hybrid models of online and in-person activities to keep them totally engaged through their learning journey.
The great breakthrough encouraged many recent Edtech start-ups also to move forward in the market confidently, and they could amazingly raise record amounts of venture capital in 2020 and 2021, and market valuations for bigger players until now.
Since then, such huge changes and exponential technologies pushed high school students to look forward to getting specialized in many tech disciplines, as it is now clear that they are catching the upper hand and reshaping the future.
New technological trends driving the future of the high education
It is admitted that emerging technologies that are evolving recently could brilliantly ignite high school students’ passion for studying various tech fields as they have become aware enough of how it is important staying current with the latest technology trends and keeping a sharp eye on the future.
How AI is turning Higher Education upside down
Here is a summary of what we can call the top technology trends, which all fresh high school seniors should keep up with when deciding to apply for a technological university.
1- Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Artificial Intelligence or AI is continuing to be one of the most evolving technology trends that a number of students became interested in recently, as AI is already known for its superiority in image and speech recognition, navigation apps, smartphone personal assistants, ride-sharing apps and so much more.
Moreover, Machine Learning is the subset of AI that is also being deployed in all kinds of industries, creating a huge demand for skilled professionals. According to Forrester, experts predict that AI, machine learning, and automation will create 9 percent of new jobs by 2025 in many promising fields such as AI Engineering and Machine Learning Engineering.
2- Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
Robotic process automation automates repetitive tasks that were previously performed by humans. We may consider it as a new job generator, as there are a variety of career options available with RPA, including developer, project manager, business analyst, solution architect, and consultant. Notice that those opportunities pay well.
3- Cyber Security
Although it has been around for a while, Cyber Security will continue to be one of the most evolving trends of technology as long as hackers still trying to illegally access data around the world. Students who choose to specialize in this field have the chance to become either a Malware Analyst or a Security Engineer.
4- Internet of things (IOT)
IOT is another promising new technology trend reshaping the future, it has already made it possible for devices, appliances, cars, and more to be connected to the Internet, so data can be exchanged. So, if you dream of moving forward in this track, you have to gain all the required skills and knowledge, information security, machine learning, networking, hardware interfacing, data analytics, automation, and electronics design.
5- New Energy Solutions
This field particularly witnesses notable technical updates as the world often suffers from energy crises. So, the international trend is to go greener and this requires skillful minds to work for New Energy Solutions. And what is encouraging here is that Energy Specialist and Climate Strategy Specialists are listed among the most common students’ dream jobs recently, so you may consider them.
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The top leading technical universities in Egypt and the world around
Here you are a list of the leading technical universities in Egypt and the world around.
1- New Cairo Technological University
2- Delta Technological University
3- Beni Suef Technological University
4- Egypt University of Informatics
International technical universities
1- The Massachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT)
2- University of Cambridge
3- Stanford University
4- Technical University of Denmark
5- Tsinghua University (China)
Keeping up with the job market trends is always the best you have to focus on during your high school years. So that you can precisely choose what to study when your tertiary world begins, on top of that, considering technical arenas seem to be the leading decision in your life, so just make up your mind and be totally ready for a challenging future.