Tag Archives: Education

Gulf Capital partners with Emirates Foundation to support youth and education in the UAE

Gulf Capital , one of the leading and most active alternative asset managers in the Middle East, has renewed and reaffirmed its partnership with Emirates Foundation to support a number of programmes focusing on the development of UAE youth through education, entrepreneurship and knowledge transfer. The partnership was signed by Emirates Foundation ‘s CEO Clare Woodcraft and Gulf Capital ‘s …

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Qatar University hosted the 9th MENASA NASPA Conference

Under the theme “Bridging the Gap: Paving the Way to Student Success”, Qatar University ( QU ) hosted the 9th Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) NASPA Conference on February 4-5. Over 200 delegates came together to discuss, network and share experiences around the issue of promoting student success at the university level. The 2-day forum which was …

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UAE Vision 2021 taking shape as school admissions surge

An increase in expatriates relocating to the UAE, coupled with more Emirati children attending international schools, is fuelling exponential growth Dubai, UAE: Competition for admissions in Dubai’s international schools continues to intensify – perhaps more than ever before – with an increasing number of national families choosing to enroll their children in British and American curriculums. The Middle East’s international …

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International Student Card Gaining Popularity in the UAE

ISIC overwhelming success for its first year in the Emirates ISIC, the International Student Identity Card, has now been available in the UAE for a year and the demand is growing steadily. Over 16,000 UAE students have acquired it so far. The ISIC card not only allows students in the UAE to prove their student status worldwide, but provides them …

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Strong growth fundamentals drive education sector

Sharjah Education Show from 11 to 13 Feb to host Indian Education Show Sharjah, 5th February 2015: With growth drivers firmly in place, the education sector in the GCC region is on a steep growth curve, say industry experts. Several studies have projected a healthy growth in the number of students enrolling in primary, secondary and tertiary education segments, along …

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ArabBrains announces Innovation UAE – 3-5 May 2015, Abu Dhabi

The Summit Pre-scheduled Meetings Content & Format The Summit Official Summit for Arab Innovation & Education 3-5 May 2015, Abu Dhabi, UAE Innovation UAE will incorporate the Arab Innovation Summit, to be held under the patronage of the Government of the UAE, hosted by Education Minister H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi. The summit is aimed at demonstrating the importance of innovation …

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Texas A&M at Qatar participates in first Education City Career Fair

Texas A&M University at Qatar : Texas A&M University at Qatar participated in the inaugural Education City Career Fair 1-2 Feb. at the Hamad bin Khalifa University Student Center. The event aimed to foster valuable connections between industry recruiters and students from across Education City by providing students a chance to interact with companies, collect information, inquire about positions and …

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Education to Double Device Utilization across GCC

Intel and IDC research finds that technology-driven education is a fast emerging trend that has already begun transforming learning experiences, for better student success in the region News Highlights: Technology is already rapidly transforming pedagogical practices within institutions and is paving the way for the region to become a modern educational powerhouse Device split between laptop and tablet usage is …

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WCMC-Q hosts global forum on innovations in medical education

Medical and educational experts from all over the world are convened in Doha this week for the Innovations in Global Medical and Health Education (IGMHE) Forum, hosted by Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q). The forum, held on January 18, brings together some of the world’s foremost authorities on medical education and medical practice with practicing healthcare professionals and …

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Abu Dhabi University teams up with University of Michigan for Solar Car Challenge

To compete against more than 20 universities around the world 20 students from Abu Dhabi University ‘s College of Engineering have joined forces with the Solar Car team from the University of Michigan who are set to take part today (15th January) in the qualifying round of the “Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge” (ADSC) at Yas Marina Circuit. Sponsored by Abu …

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