Monday , 22 January 2018

Education

Demand for new schools in GCC to reach over 50,000 by 2020

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – More than 50,000 schools are expected to be set up throughout the Gulf region by 2020 as both public and private stakeholders seek to capitalise the growing education market throughout the region. Citing findings from the GCC Education Industry report published by Alpen Capital, organisers of the forthcoming International and Private Schools Education Forum (IPSEF) …

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Texas A&M at Qatar announces new dean

Dr. César O. Malavé has taken his post as dean of Texas A&M University at Qatar. Malavé was previously professor and head of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University and holder of the Sugar and Mike Barnes Department Head Chair. He was named to his new post earlier this spring. “Texas A&M University at Qatar …

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New paper published by Pearson makes the case for why we must make artificial intelligence in Middle East Education more seriously

Pearson launches “Intelligence Unleashed: An Argument for AI in Education” in Middle East. Dubai/Riyadh – In a world where digital tools support virtually every part of our lives, why is it that the full power of such tools has yet to be unleashed to those who might benefit most – educators and learners? In the latest of its series of …

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New Partnership Helps University of Northampton Go Global in United Arab Emirates

A London based higher education provider has partnered with the University of Northampton to offer international students a UK accredited degree. London School of Marketing specialises in offering international students a UK accredited qualification without the need to come to Britain. Much of the learning is delivered online and students submit coursework from their home country using their home computer …

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New paper published by pearson makes the case for why we must make artificial intelligence in middle east education more seriously

Pearson launches “Intelligence Unleashed: An Argument for AI in Education” in Middle East. DUBAI, RIYADH: In a world where digital tools support virtually every part of our lives, why is it that the full power of such tools has yet to be unleashed to those who might benefit most – educators and learners? In the latest of its series of …

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UCL Qatar announces Dr Sam Evans CBE as new Director

UCL Qatar, a leading global centre of excellence for the study of cultural heritage, today announced the appointment of Dr Sam Evans CBE as its new Director. Speaking about the appointment Dr Evans shared that he aims to continue UCL’s ‘commitment to high academic standards, to maintaining quality and doing right by our students’. Speaking about the future Dr Evans …

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UCL Qatar announces Dr Sam Evans CBE as new Director

UCL Qatar, a leading global centre of excellence for the study of cultural heritage, today announced the appointment of Dr Sam Evans CBE as its new Director. Speaking about the appointment Dr Evans shared that he aims to continue UCL’s ‘commitment to high academic standards, to maintaining quality and doing right by our students’. Speaking about the future Dr Evans …

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Ajman University and DIFC Academy of Law sign cooperation agreement

The College of Law at Ajman University of Science and Technology and The Academy of Law for the DIFC today announced details of a newly signed cooperation agreement covering the development of training programmes for the benefit of the UAE legal community. The memorandum was signed by Dr. Khalid Al Khaja, Acting Chancellor, Ajman University and Vice-Chancellor for Academic and …

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Education For Employment launches in the UAE to tackle youth unemployment in the region

Middle East and North Africa (MENA)-wide youth employment organization opens its regional branch office in the UAE under the royal patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development. Dubai, U.A.E.: Education For Employment (EFE), MENA’s leading non-profit network driving youth employment, has launched its regional branch office in the UAE at an event …

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Green Forum at the British University in Dubai makes recommendations for innovation towards sustainable development

The British University in Dubai hosted the Green Forum to celebrate the success of a university-industry-government collaboration in a study trip to Scandinavia and discuss the feasibility of applying innovative green concepts in the UAE. The trip was organized by BUiD and supported by Al Maktoum Foundation, ENOC, Alkhaleej Sugar, Al Habtoor, and Alrostomani. The Green Forum was attended by …

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