12 Writing Courses You’d Wanna Try

Whether it’s copywriting, screenwriting, scriptwriting, creative writing, story writing, or professional business writing that you seek, you shall find all that and more at these cultural centers all around Cairo.

Cairo Ad School

Creative copywriting course. Simply put…Creative copywriting is writing to sell! Be it for ads or other promotional materials, this course will teach you creative and persuasive writing techniques to liberate the conceptual writer in you.

Tel: 012 111 00040 – 012 111 00050

Location: 318 North Chouifat, 5th settlement, New Cairo

Cairo Film School

Learn about the fundamentals of storytelling, environment, drama, genre, characters, conflict, plot, structure, tools and treatment at Cairo Film School.

Tel: 0109 664 0323

Location: 14 Johayna st, Dokki


Learn to write short stories and participate in writing marathons and more at Cocoon Cultural Centre.

Location: 26, Sherif Basha, Floor 3, Bab Al Louq, Abdeen

Tel: 0106 745 0500


Learn all about professional business writing and become an expert in writing Meeting Agendas, E-mails, Business Letters, Proposals, Reports and Proofreading and Finishing.

Tel: (+202) 37611293 – 02 37482430

Location: 27 Al Ahrar Street, Dokki, Giza


Sane seems like a fun place to get together with a group of writing enthusiasts and share ideas. Head over and take one of their writing courses.

Tel: 0115 694 8295 – 01156948291

Location: 4 Omarat Alyamani st., Zamalek

Pro step film school

Everything on filmmaking, scriptwriting, scenario, voice-over and acting you can find at Pro Step Film School.

Location: 15 Demashk, Mit Akaba, Al Agouzah, Giza

Tel: 0102 828 4957 – 0112 829 2857

Adef Deca

Attend film screenings, workshops and classes with a whole new experience and community at Adef Deca. They host a monthly writing marathon.

Location: 143, Street no. 8, Muqattam City

Tel: 0112 114 7008

Downtown Cairo

Meet new people and learn the basics of writing and directing at Downtown Cairo.

Location: Downtown, 11613 Cairo

Tel: 02 23919651

Studio ZAT

Attend writing workshops and enter competitions at Studio ZAT. And if you don’t feeling like leaving home, they offer online courses as well.

Location: 22 El Khalifa El Ma’amoun St., Heliopolis

Tel: 0111 176 6623

Vibe for Developing Art

For creative writing, head to Vibe for Developing Art. They also offer music lessons and have a music instruments shop.

Location: 7 Mosadak Street, 1st Floor, Dokki, Giza

Tel: 0109 095 5515

Darb 1718

You’ll find pottery, sculpting, percussion, creative writing, leather crafting, cinematography, scriptwriting, crochet, live entertainment and much more at Darb 1718.

Location: Kasr El Sham3 Street, Al Fakhareen, Old Cairo (Nearest metro station: Mar Girgis)
Tel: 02 741 2129


Take a creative writing course at Cultograph and they’ll help you get an extensive network of people who can take your talent further.

Location: Vibe for Developing Arts, 7 Mosadak Street, 1st Floor, Dokki

Tel: 0122 327 5675