The Sugar Technology Research Institute (STRI) is established to fulfil a definite assignment in respect of teaching, training, developing and conducting Research with the Egyptian Sugar and its related Industries.


The Sugar Technology Research Institute (STRI) is the only graduate research institute of its kind in the Arab region. As a unique member of the nationally and internationally famous Upper Egypt’s Assiut University, its mission is driven from the University’s devotion to education, research and community services. The Institute is meant to be a graduate research institute targeting the promotion of knowledge and multidisciplinary research in areas related to industrial activities with particular emphasis on sugar and its integrated industries. The Institute’s strategy is based on in-depth cooperation with stakeholders and industries interested in hiring graduates with specific professional skills and balanced multidisciplinary field related knowledge.


To achieve the adopted mission, the Institute’s vision for the future depends on the following principles:

  • The Institute is mainly an educational and research body. Thus, our major commitment is to provide high quality state of the art educational program. In addition, graduate studies and research work are also targeted to serve our stakeholders in accordance with the national strategies.
  • The Institute shall adopt high academic standards in terms of education, research, and community services.
  • The Institute believes in mutual cooperation with the beneficiary industries to maximize gains of the industrial society.
  • The Institute will adopt the concept of maximizing the benefit of its resources.
  • The Institute recognizes cooperation, devotion and pride as their main values that should he adopted by all personnel.
  • Continuous development of all resources of the Institute whether physical, staff, assistants, or students.



To carry out the mission slated herein, in coherent with our vision, the following strategic goals are meant to be achieved:

  • To offer superior graduate programs in technical multidisciplinary professional fields that respond to the needs of Egyptian industries, as well as to the needs of the Arab region, Africa and the world.
  • To engage in research that advance learning and provide solutions of stakeholders problems.
  • To cooperate with industrial and governmental institutions to transfer knowledge in science and technology.
  • To offer continuing education and training programs aiming at personnel enrichment, professional upgrading, and career advancement for its graduates and those graduated from other related scientific background.
  • To make available to national communities and public agencies the expertise of the Institute in a consistent manner with the primary teaching and research functions and contribute to social, intellectual, and economic development in Egypt, Arab region, Africa and the world.



FAX: +2088 2313713 ; Tel:+200882313713

Email: sugar@acc.aun.edu.eg