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AUD the First University in Dubai to Get Smart Chip Attestation of its Certificates

The American University in Dubai (AUD) became the first university in Dubai to start applying the second-generation ‘Smart Chip’ attestation of its certificates. The move aims to link the database of the university with the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research’s, and maintain the data of students, their certificates, transcripts and previous credentials in the database of the …

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Dubai Municipality signs MoU with Canadian University

MoU signing in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum In the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and U.A.E. Minister of Finance, Dubai Municipality and the Canadian University signed a memorandum of understanding to promote scientific and practical relations between the two parties. The signing of the agreement came …

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Oman: Ratio of Teachers to Students Doubles over 10 years

Number of Teachers in public schools rose from 30,000 in 2002 to 59,000 in 2012 Spending by the Ministry of Education rises dramatically over study period Number of students enrolled in public schools declines since 2002 Muscat | 23 February 2014: A study recently released by the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI) reveals a dramatic increase in the …

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Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar helps local organizations apply e-business strategies

DOHA, QATAR – Thirty-six executives from several Qatari organizations recently participated in a two-day course on e-business strategies at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar. The course was designed for professionals interested in developing an e-business strategy in order to achieve superior performance at their organizations. Examples of applications were drawn from various functional areas to illustrate the potential, and difficulties, …

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ROTA in pact with Qatar Charity to improve the quality of education in West Bank

Reach Out To Asia (ROTA), Qatar’s leading non-profit organization and Qatar Charity, a leading Arab charitable organization, with a broad and diverse range of programming worldwide, signed an agreement committing the two organizations to work together for the improvement of the Quality of Education in the Governmental Schools in the West Bank. The agreement was signed by ROTA Executive Director, …

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San Francisco University delegation visits Grameen Jameel’s International Humanitarian City-based office to learn about impact of microfinance

More than 2.1 million poor people in Arab world and Turkey have benefited from the services of Grameen-Jameel till date Dubai – Following the various humanitarian initiatives and microfinance programs Grameen-Jameel Microfinance Limited has been managing for the past 10 years; a delegation -comprising MBA students and professors- from the school of management of the University of San Francisco visited …

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“lema?”, the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee’s Science School Outreach Initiative inspired 30,000 students in 2013

Abu Dhabi, 10 February 2014 – As part of its continuous efforts to support and enrich education beyond the formal environment of the classroom, the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) today announced the results of the 2013 lema? Science School Outreach Program. One of TDC’s leading science popularization initiatives, lema? is designed to create hands-on experiences that support learning …

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ALHOSN University receives delegation from Association of Arab Universities (AARU)

Al Hosn University recently received a delegation from the Association of Arab Universities (AARU). Established in 1964, AARU is an organisation working within the framework of the Arab League. Its objective is to support and connect universities in the Arab world with a view towards raising the quality of higher education. The delegation included Prof. Sultan Abuorabi Al Adwan, Secretary …

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AUS College of Engineering to hold sustainability conference

The College of Engineering at American University of Sharjah ( AUS ), in collaboration with the Centre for Engineering in Sustainable Development at the University of Cambridge, is organizing the International Conference on Sustainable Systems and the Environment. This conference aims to bring researchers from around the world to the UAE to share their research findings and address issues in …

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ALHOSN University receives delegation from Association of Arab Universities (AARU)

Al Hosn University recently received a delegation from the Association of Arab Universities (AARU). Established in 1964, AARU is an organisation working within the framework of the Arab League. Its objective is to support and connect universities in the Arab world with a view towards raising the quality of higher education. The delegation included Prof. Sultan Abuorabi Al Adwan, Secretary …

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