Monday , 18 February 2019

Education

UK – UNICEF Partnership to support Education Reform in Egypt

A three-year project (GBP 12 million) agreed among the Government of Egypt, Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) and UNICEF In an official ceremony on Sunday, February 4, the Egyptian Minister of Education and Technical Education, Professor Dr. Tarek Shawky; the British Ambassador to Egypt, Sir Geoffrey Adams; and UNICEF Representative in Egypt, Bruno Maes, launched a three-year project agreement titled “Integrated …

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GEMS Education signs up first student for innovative Rahhal study programme by KHDA

The Millennium School is the first GEMS Education school to join Rahhal by Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) The Millennium School is the first GEMS Education school to have signed up a grade 10 student onto KHDA’s ground-breaking Rahhal study programme. Meaning traveller in Arabic, the message of Rahhal is simple – the world is a classroom, and all …

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“She leads” in the British Embassy in Cairo

The British Embassy in Cairo in cooperation with the Embassies of Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Singapore launch “She Leads” The five embassies launched the Young Women Leadership Programme “She Leads” to conclude Gender January – a month dedicated to promoting gender equality and celebrating successful women. The attendees were welcomed by the British Ambassador to Egypt. I am delighted …

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Ajman Ruler inaugurates University College of Mother and Family Sciences new headquarters

College provides programmes that aim to educate mothers and families. AJMAN- H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, inaugurated the new headquarters of the University College of Mother and Family Sciences, and attended the graduation of 70 students from the college’s “Tolerance Batch.” The graduates of the Tolerance Batch acquired their bachelor’s degree, …

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Khalifa University Ranked 13th out of 442 Universities from 43 Countries in 2019 THE Emerging Economies University Rankings

Only University among All Academic Institutions in Middle East and North Africa Region to be Among Top 15 Abu Dhabi: Khalifa University of Science and Technology, a research university dedicated to the advancement of learning through the discovery and application of knowledge, today announced it has become the only university in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to …

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Ghalya AlAli wins 2019 EY UAE corporate finance Woman of the Year Award

The EY initiative encourages female Emirati business students to consider careers in transaction advisory services (TAS) and corporate finance Ghalya AlAli, an Emirati female student from Zayed University, was announced as the EY UAE Corporate Finance Woman of the Year (CFWY) at an award ceremony held at the Youth Hub in Emirates Towers. Ghalya won from among a group of …

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Egypt shares its education reform vision in London

The Education World Forum in London welcomed delegations from across the globe to present the country’s vision on reforming education His Excellency Minister of Education Tarek Shawky headed the high-ranking Egyptian delegation is headed by. There is no place better than the Education World Forum and BETT show for Egypt to share its vision with world leading pioneers, experts and …

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Abu Dhabi School of Government hosts Harvard Kennedy School’s Leadership and Management Strategy Summit

Over 30 department managers at Abu Dhabi government entities attended a four-day retreat with Harvard professors Summit is part of the fifth year of the Emirates Leadership Initiative funded by gift from UAE government Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi School of Government (ADSG), the recently launched academy responsible for the professional development of all government employees across the emirate, hosted …

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GEMS Education signs Memorandum of Understanding with Rochester Institute of Technology Dubai

GEMS X, GEMS Education’s future-focused innovation and R&D unit, places Centres of Excellence at forefront of new strategic partnership Dubai: GEMS Education has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai, which will see RIT play a significant role in the development of GEMS Education’s Specialist Technology Centres of Excellence. These Centres are a response …

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#THEemerging Economies University Rankings 2019

MAINLAND China, India, Brazil, Russia and Taiwan continue to top the Times Higher Education (THE) Emerging Economies Rankings. But other emerging nations – among them, Egypt and Malaysia – are starting to experience a more rapid advance.The 2019 ranking comprises nearly 450 universities – expanded from 378 last year – from 43 countries, across four continents. On the 2019 listing, …

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