Assiut University is one of the oldest regional universities and the first university in Upper Egypt. Therefore, society in this strategic location will make use of such studies in widening their horizons and methods of viewing matters.
The department believes that it will represent a new platform for studying Hebrew Language and Literature in the Egyptian Universities by exerting the right efforts.
Hebrew Language and Literature department aims to present a knowledgeable message based on the Jewish culture while casting the spotlight on how the Islamic ideology affected Judaism through various studies which include: linguistics, literature, society, and religion.
The department aspires to be a Scientific Center of Excellence in Hebrew studies in South Egypt.