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MS in Design Impact, MBA in Business

Radwa Hamed

2019 Cohort

Cairo, Egypt

Radwa Hamed, from Cairo, Egypt, is pursuing a master’s degree in design impact at Stanford School of Engineering and an MBA at Stanford Graduate School of Business. At the American University in Cairo, she earned a bachelor’s degree as a double major in computer engineering and electronics engineering. Radwa aspires to help change people’s daily lives in Egypt and other developing countries, with a focus on education, reviving cultural heritage, and tourism. She was a data processing engineer at Affectiva, interned at Google and Microsoft, and was a data designer at Rise Up Summit in Egypt. While studying abroad at the University of California, Berkeley, she was an assistant with a research group on campus. She co-founded Planet Home, a platform to help refugees find work opportunities, awarding her an honorable mention as one of the 25 Under 25 by Internet Society for her work with the organization.


MS in Design Impact, School of Engineering
MBA, Graduate School of Business