Tag Archives: Education

Tunisian digital revolution opens up education

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By – SciDev.Net – Imogen Mathers Around the world, universities face myriad challenges: how to educate as many students as possible, while keeping the quality of teaching and research high, and responding to the pressures of globalisation and privatisation. Tunisia has met some of these challenges by embracing the power of digital technology to support students, explains digital education specialist …

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Dubai Customs introduces its business model to visiting U.S academic delegation

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Dubai – In coordination with the University of Dubai, Dubai Customs (DC) received a delegation of business postgraduate students from the University of North Florida, USA. The aim of the delegation’s visit was to identify the latest mechanisms, business model, and systems applied by Dubai Customs at the domestic level, particularly in the field of customs transactions and their application …

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NAJAH Abu Dhabi to Put Education at Forefront for Visitors

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Fair brings raft of new exhibitors, features and international participation from USA, UK, Japan and Malaysia. Abu Dhabi – NAJAH, the UAE’s leading Higher Education event, now in its 10th year, is dedicated to helping higher educational institutions connect with students and parents who are at a critical stage in the tough decision making process of choosing what to study. …

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Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Programme successfully concludes at the University of Cambridge

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Cambridge, UK – The Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Programme 2016 (Cambridge-IFLP 2016) attracted participation from the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Europe and America. Over a period of 5 days (August 20-25, 2016), more than 50 mentors, speakers and delegates participated in the first and the only global leadership programme specifically structured for middle and upper-middle management personnel of Islamic financial …

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Ministry of Economy in cooperation with University of Dubai receives student delegation from the University of North Florida

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Abu Dhabi – The Ministry of Economy recently received a student delegation from the University of North Florida from various disciplines undergoing a study tour of the UAE in coordination with the University of Dubai. The meeting served as a platform for showcasing prominent indicators of the UAE’s strong economic performance. The guests were briefed on future directions and priority …

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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