History - SKILLS - Suad Kafafi International Language Learning School


A New Approach to Education


SKILLS School History SKILLS first opened its doors in 2010 and is founded in memory of the late Dr. Suad Kafafi (1928-2004), a Noble Prize nominee in the field of Education. Our Board of Directors are dedicated to continue her work and to abide by her principles.


  • Was highly recognized as a prominent professor and eminent scholar known for her exceptional ambition, strong will, perseverance, dedication and scholastic achievement
  • Was an active member in the National Specialized Councils – Egypt’s highest ranked “Think-Tank” serving the education sector
  • Founded the High Institute for Tourism and Hotels (HITH) in 1990
  • Founded the High Institute for Architecture and Business Administration Technology (HIT) in 1993
  • Founded the Misr University for Science and Technology (MUST) in 1996
  • Chaired the Board of Trustees of the three institutions, investing her rich experience in developing programs of excellence
  • Was deeply committed to social responsibility
  • Established The Suad Kafafi Foundation which provides integrated social care. This foundation runs a foster home for orphan girls and the charity project of Al-Amal Town (Town of Hope)


Our philosophy is to promote excellence in education by fostering creativity and individuality. At SKILLS we promote the necessary skills to compete in our fast changing world.