Assiut University council agreed with its president Prof. Mustafa Kamal, president of Assiut University on a paper for academic and research cooperation between Assiut Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Pharmacy at King Saud University in the Saudi Arabian Kingdom. The Council also agreed on creating two diplomas at faculty of commerce starting from the university year 2010/2011 one for general policies and children rights and the other for research and evaluation in development. It also decided to establish a center to discover talented children at Assiut Faculty of Education.
On another side the council agreed on appointing 18 teaching staff members: four Professors, one assistant-professor, and 13 teachers at different faculties of the university. It also granted 63 scientific degrees at different faculties of the university: 17 Ph.D. and 46 Ma.