Nawah Celebrates Graduation of First UAE Nationals from Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Management Cert ...
24 November 2020 – Abu Dhabi, UAE: Nawah Energy Company (Nawah), the Joint Venture nuclear operations and maintenance subsidiary of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), recently celebrated the graduation of the first UAE National leaders from its Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant ......Read More
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Abu Dhabi University Faculty and Staff Get Active at Al Hudayriat Island's New Sports District
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates—19 November 2020: As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to continue encouraging health and well-being and coinciding with Dubai Fitness Challenge 2020, Abu Dhabi University (ADU) held a sports event for its Abu Dhabi and Al Ain campus faculty and staff members, at Hudayriyat’s new ......Read More
Thursday, November 19, 2020
NYUAD Researcher Aids in the Development of a Pathway to Solve Cybersickness
This research guides the way for the widespread use of immersive technologies such as virtual and augmented reality in a variety of industries Fast facts: ● Virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technologies have grown in popularity as they can immerse users in novel situations and environments by simulating the necessary stimuli. ● However, when using VR or AR technologies such as head-worn displays, users frequently report symptoms of nausea, disorientation, and sleepiness. ● This is more commonly referred to as cybersickness, a form of motion sickness that has been caused by the use of technology. Abu Dhabi, UAE, November ......Read More
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
HBMSU celebrates 76 valedictorians on the ‘Dean's List-Spring Semester 2019/2020'
Al Awar: "Our learners are our best bet to lead change and create the future with their high spirits and aspirations. The sky is the limit.” 17 November 2020 - Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) celebrated its latest roster of valedictorians who were recognized for their distinguished academic performance in the ‘Dean's List’ ceremony for the Spring Semester 2019/2020. Organized by the university’s Learners Relationship Management (LRM) team, the ceremony was held recently online in the presence of H.E. Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, the Chancellor of HBMSU, faculty, and administrative members, learners from various academic programs, and their family ......Read More
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Gulf Medical University hosts High School Students for Research Experience in the College of Pharmac ...
17 November 2020 - United Arab Emirates: The College of Pharmacy at Gulf Medical University - Ajman, hosted a group of high school students from “GEMS Schools” for an organized tour as part of ‘Future Scientists of the UAE’ Initiative. The tour included visits to the laboratories and research centers to provide students with an on-ground research experience in the drug discovery and development laboratory. Prof. Hossam Hamdy, the Chancellor of Gulf Medical University, who accompanied the school students on their campus visit which is a part of the practical training course of ‘Future Scientists of the UAE’ initiative launched by the ......Read More
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Expo Centre Sharjah in 5-year pact with Ministry of Education
MoU to facilitate visit of more students to International Education Show Sharjah, 16 November 2020: The country’s premier higher education fair is set to extend its reach to more students and schools in the country, thanks to the support of the UAE Ministry of Education. Expo Centre Sharjah, which organises and hosts the long-running International Education Fair, has signed a five-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education, thereby helping more educational institutions to take advantage of the event. Important platform Engineer Abdulrahman Al Hammadi, Undersecretary of Ministry of Education, affirmed that that International ......Read More
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge Casts Eyes to the Future With Launch of New Edition ...
ADEK’s Abu Dhabi Scholarships program provides an entire ecosystem for distinguished students, including enrollment, counseling, internships, employment opportunities and many more. Fast-Track applications for students with acceptance letters from world’s top 20 universities. Holistic 2021/22 scholarships with enhanced benefits aimed at outstanding students who will drive Abu Dhabi’s future socio-economic development. 1,726 eligible Grade 12 students and university undergraduates, 600 parents and 150 school career advisors, joined the virtual preparation roadshow hosted by ADEK’s Abu Dhabi Scholarships ......Read More
Monday, November 16, 2020
Deadline Extended for School Librarian of the Year Award
• Nominations will now close on 14 March 2021 • Award recognises exceptional librarians who make an impact in their schools Dubai, 8 November 2020: The deadline for nominations for the prestigious annual School Librarian of the Year Award has been extended until 14 March 2021, with the awards to be presented in June 2021. The extension was announced by the Emirates Literature Foundation and The Executive Council of Dubai, who give the awards to reognise those librarians who have made an exceptional impact in encouraging reading in their schools. “We have taken this decision to reflect the ......Read More
Sunday, November 8, 2020
College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University announces Certificate Course in Digital Dentistry and ...
United Arab Emirates, 4 November 2020: Gulf Medical University recently had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Paolo Rotelli, President of San Donato Group and Mr. Kamel Ghribi, Chairman of GK Investment Holding Group, who were at the university to meet the academic leadership. The meeting involved signing a contract to deliver a Joint Certificate Course in Digital Dentistry and 3D Printing by the College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University and School of Dentistry, San Raffaele University, Milano. Prof. Hossam Hamdy, the Chancellor of Gulf Medical University commented that training dentists on 3D printing is aligned with the UAE vision to be a global hub for 3D printing by 2030. ......Read More
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Sheikh Zayed Book Award Records the Highest Number of Submissions for its 15th Edition
Reading Panel reviews 2,349 entries from 57 countries, the highest number in its history Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - 26 October 2020: The highest number of submissions have been recorded for the 15th edition of the Sheikh Zayed Book Award, as its Reading Panel reported reviewing a record 2,349 submissions across nine categories, ......Read More
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
HBMSU identifies strategic directions for 2021-2023 during the Board of Governors meeting
Dhahi Khalfan: “We are continuing our efforts to enhance our readiness for the future by reshaping higher education according to innovative tools that keep pace with post-Corona requirements.” 14 November 2020 - In the presence of H.E Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and General Security in Dubai, and Chairman of HBMSU Board of Governors, the Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has laid its roadmap and identified its strategic priorities for the next three years. The move comes in line with the university’s commitment to the vision of the country’s wise leadership for the UAE to become the fastest to recover from the ......Read More
Sunday, November 15, 2020
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University to host virtual plenary sessions to celebrate World Quality Day ...
Showcasing its leading experiences as the ‘house of quality and excellence’ in spreading new knowledge and developing future models of excellence and quality Mansoor Al Awar: We continue to establish a culture of quality in education, health, environment and institutions as essential part of progress and development process 11 November 2020- Considering quality as one of the most essential aspects of shaping the future, the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has prepared an array of leading initiatives to celebrate the ‘World Quality Day 2020’ with the theme, ‘Creating Customer Value’ this year. The university will host several ......Read More
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
HBMSU in top three ‘Acting on Plastic' Universities Competition
Al Awar: “Our learners have once again shown their strengths as trustworthy and responsible leaders of tomorrow.” 09 November 2020 - Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has earned a top place in the ‘Building the Change: Acting on Plastic Universities Competition’, an innovative initiative launched by Dubai Investments aimed at stimulating and employing innovation and creativity to promote wellbeing in society and protecting the environment in line with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). HBMSU came second among 19 most prestigious universities in the UAE for the distinguished contribution of its learners who ......Read More
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
HBMSU and Alexandria University launch first-ever joint scientific degree ‘Master in Innovation and ...
In an unprecedented achievement among universities in the UAE Dhahi Khalfan: "We congratulate the two leading universities for this new achievement which represents one of the real gains of the country’s leadership for valuing the role of education as we journey to the future with strength and confidence." Mansoor Al Awar: The achievement is a giant step that no university in the UAE has ever made and we are committed to sharing our pioneering experience in making a radical and positive change in the education system of the Arab world Hisham Jaber: “The new program is a valuable addition to the postgraduate programs offered by Alexandria University and is a ......Read More
Thursday, November 5, 2020