The Higher Institute of Engineering and Technology was established by Ministerial Resolution No. 919 of 17/6/2006 and in accordance with the Private Higher Institutes Law No. 52 of 1970.
The Higher Institute of Engineering and Technology is located in the industrial area of Minya, about 15 kilometers from Minya.
Study began at the institute on September 2006.
The owner of the institute is the New Urban Communities Development Association (a non-profit association) in which many investors and those interested in education participate.
The period of study at the Institute is five academic years. Those who successfully pass a bachelor’s degree in the specialization are granted, and the qualification is approved by Mr. Professor, Minister of Higher Education.
Students are admitted to the institute through the admission coordination office of universities and institutes.
The Higher Institute of Engineering and Technology looks forward to achieving leadership and excellence in education, engineering training, scientific research, environmental development, community service, and graduating engineers who have a high sense of social responsibility.
The Higher Institute of Engineering and Technology is committed to creating the appropriate environment for education, training, and scientific research, cooperating with business owners, and ensuring professional and ethical values in all of the Institute's activities.