Alexandria Higher Institute of Engineering & Technology (AIET) is a private institute of higher education founded in 1996 and owned by "Mohamed-Ragab Foundation for Social Development" which is a non-profit organization, registered under No. SR 1075 with the Egyptian Government.
TThe motivation behind establishing this private institute is to fulfill the industry's needs in Egypt for engineers who are well-educated and trained in modern engineering and technological fields. Engineering technology is a relatively new discipline. The programs of study at AIET are designed to meet the growing need created by the technological revolution for college-educated problem solvers who can support the engineering process by bridging the gap between the blueprints and the production line.