Education in the UAE continues to cost families almost AED 1 million per child new insight from Zuri ...
Parents in the UAE could pay up to AED1 million to fund their child’s education from pre-school through to university UAE children discuss their aspirations for the future Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17th August, 2017: New insight from Zurich – Middle East has found that the cost of putting one child through education ......Read More
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Dubai Science Park and Al Jalila Foundation sign MoU to support scientific research and young innova ...
Dubai Science Park and Al Jalila Foundation join forces to enhance science sector in the UAE Latest agreement will help secure funds for research on health issues ranging from cancer to mental health Alliance focuses on supporting innovative research projects Dubai-UAE: 16 August, 2017: Dubai Science Park (DSP), a member of ......Read More
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
17-Year-Old Student Rockets to Athletic and Academic Success through Baseball
Clocked at 140 km/h, Dubai High School Pitcher’s Fastball Lands Him Division I Athletic Scholarship in the US Dubai, UAE – 14 August 2017: In a country known more for its bowlers and batsmen on the cricket field, the UAE has just produced its first baseball pitching phenom in Sean Fekete, a Hale Education Group student from ......Read More
Monday, August 14, 2017
First-of-its-Kind National Health Study to Enlist 20,000 Emiratis
NYU Abu Dhabi led UAE Healthy Future Study Partners with Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi to Establish Registration and Assessment Center at Region’s Leading Critical Care Hospital Abu Dhabi, August 13, 2017: An influential new study into the root causes behind high levels of diabetes, obesity, and heart disease in the UAE has established a new registration and assessment center at the region’s leading critical care hospital, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. UAE Nationals interested in taking part in the country’s first UAE Healthy Future Study, which will enlist 20,000 Emiratis in an effort to establish the extent to which genetics and lifestyle conditions affect the ......Read More
Sunday, August 13, 2017
The Government of Rajasthan & GEMS Education Announce Outcomes of the Inaugural ‘festival of Educati ...
Exchange Programme/Partnership Agreed Between Government of Rajasthan and Culture & Knowledge Ministry of UAE UAE based GEMS Education and the Government of Rajasthan announce Elementary Education plan Festival of Education spotlighted India’s Leadership Position as a New World intellectual Capital & Rajasthan as a Knowledge ......Read More
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Abu Dhabi University Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Emirates Association for Lawyers and Leg ...
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 9 August, 2017: Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Emirates Association for Lawyers and Legal (EALL). The agreement aims to explore avenues of collaboration between the two parties through organizing a series of academic lectures and seminars on various legal topics, and enhance the exchange of knowledge and experience to benefit society. Dr. Waqar Ahmad, Interim Chancellor of ADU, and Dr. Zayed Saeed Al Shamsi, President of EALL, signed the three-year MoU during a ceremony held at the University’s Dubai campus. Dr. Ibrahim Sidawi, Director of ADU’s Dubai campus, Aisha Al Tuneigi, Director General of EALL, ......Read More
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
UAE National Undergraduates Experience Life as Researchers in Water, Space and Energy during Masdar ...
Six-Week Program Covered Subjects Including Labs and Lessons Relating to Sectors Critical to the UAE’s Sustainable and Innovative Future Abu Dhabi-UAE: 08 August, 2017: The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, a research-driven institution focused on advanced energy and sustainable technologies, today announced more than 40 undergraduate students, including 25 UAE nationals from local and international universities, were given the opportunity to research and learn about critical topics as part of its annual Summer Research Internship Program. The Masdar Institute is part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology. The interns participated in a range of research ......Read More
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Lockheed Martin-Mubadala STEM Challenge Selects Finalists
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 6, 2017: Six UAE-based university teams were selected as finalists for the inaugural UAE Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Payload Design Challenge, a joint program run by Lockheed Martin and Mubadala Investment Company. Launched in March 2017, the year-long initiative challenges university students to design, develop and integrate civilian and industrial applications for Lockheed Martin’s Indago, an unmanned aerial system that is renowned for its endurance and adaptability across diverse sectors including emergency response, national security, agriculture and commercial inspection. Shortlisted from 63 applications, the finalists were ......Read More
Sunday, August 6, 2017
Abu Dhabi University's New Dubai Campus to Offer Internationally Accredited Master's and Doctoral Pr ...
Programs accredited by AACSB and EQUIS Abu Dhabi-UAE: 5 August, 2017: Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has announced the launch of internationally accredited master’s and doctoral programs at its newly opened campus in Dubai in the academic year 2017-18. All business degree programs offered at ADU’s campuses in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain are locally accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The programs have also earned international accreditations from the US-based Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the EQUIS accreditation from the ......Read More
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Crescent Enterprises, Sharjah Ladies Club Nurture Future Leaders Through Young Entrepreneur Business ...
Workshop encourages technology-driven innovation, teaches children to build mobile app prototypes Sharjah-UAE: 3 August, 2017: Crescent Enterprises, the UAE-based multinational conglomerate, organised its second Young Entrepreneur Business Camp in collaboration with Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC). The three-day series of workshops focused on ......Read More
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Al-Jazeera Paints Sponsors a Summer Festival about Sciences and Technology
In Support of Promising Talents, Programs and Student Activities Dubai, UAE, August 3, 2017: Asir educational administration, represented by the Scientific Center, is fulfilling several summer activities under the auspices of Al- Jazeera Paints, including the Summer STEM festival with its scientific programs combining between ......Read More
Thursday, August 3, 2017
UOWD's Bachelor in Accountancy program celebrates quadruple accreditation status
Latest accreditation comes from CPA Australia (Certified Practising Accountants) Dubai, UAE, August 3, 2017: The Bachelor of Commerce in Accountancy offered by the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), recently celebrated quadruple accreditation status after receiving accreditation from CPA Australia (Certified Practising Accountants). It is the first undergraduate accountancy program in the UAE to receive accreditation from this professional institution adding to the program’s prestigious status. The University’s BCOM in Accountancy program is already accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs, apart from additional ......Read More
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Masdar Institute Research to Accelerate Development of High-Efficiency Graphene-Based Membranes
Findings Reveal Valuable Insights that Could Help Scientists Fine-Tune Optimized Membranes for Sustainable Desalination Abu Dhabi-UAE: 02 August, 2017: The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology today announced a research breakthrough that provides valuable insights on the development of optimized graphene-based membranes, which aim ......Read More
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
InfoFort and Emirates College of Technology sign agreement
Dubai, UAE, August 2, 2017: InfoFort today entered into a partnership agreement with the Emirates College of Technology to train and provide job opportunities to young Emirati graduates pursuing careers in information management and related fields. Through this partnership, the students will receive hands-on training to develop technical and business skills, in addition to receiving mentorship from InfoFort senior executives and an opportunity to intern at the company. This agreement will also allow the two parties to work closely in applied research projects and help students to advance their knowledge in their chosen area of specialisation. InfoFort is an Aramex company and ......Read More
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Abu Dhabi University attracts students of all nationalities and cultural backgrounds
Emirati students represented 49% of the University’s student body in the 2016-2017 academic year University’s academic community reflects UAE’s diversity and tolerance Abu Dhabi-UAE: 1 August 2017: Abu Dhabi University (ADU), set to launch a new campus in Dubai with the start of the upcoming fall semester, continues attracting students of diverse nationalities and cultural backgrounds in preparation for the 2017-2018 academic year. UAE nationals constituted 49% of the total number of students enrolled at ADU’s Abu Dhabi and Al Ain campuses during the 2016-2017 academic year. Students who hail from Arab countries all across ......Read More
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
With 150,000 Books Gifted by Sharjah Ruler, Al Qasimia University Library Bears Witness to Emirate's ...
REGION’S YOUNGEST UNIVERSITY, AL QASIMIA, IS PART OF EMIRATE’S VISION TO PROMOTE TOLERANT TEACHINGS OF ISLAM Dubai, UAE, July 31, 2017: As the UAE and the region mark the crowning of Sharjah as the World Book Capital 2019 by Unesco, celebrations at the region’s youngest university, Al Qasimia, have been rather ......Read More
Monday, July 31, 2017
SUC Has Partnered with IELTS-IDP Education Ltd, UAE
Dubai, UAE, July 31, 2017: Skyline University College, Sharjah has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with IDP Education-UAE as an Authorized Testing Venue of IELTS Examination for Academic and General Modules on July 30, 2017 at SUC campus. SUC Head of Academics Dr. Mohammad Hasan Saleh Inairat and IDP Education Ltd. Country ......Read More
Monday, July 31, 2017
Abu Dhabi University's “Undergraduate Student Research Scholarship Fund” supports 62 research projec ...
Initiative in line with UAE’s vision to establish diversified knowledge-based economy Major research domains include technology, health, aviation, smart management Abu Dhabi-UAE: 29 July, 2017: Abu Dhabi University’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) awarded research grants to 155 students as part of the “Undergraduate Student Research Scholarship Fund”, resulting in the successful conclusion of 62 research projects during the 2016-2017 academic year. Students at the College of Engineering contributed the highest number of research projects at 37, followed by the College of Business Administration with 11 projects, and the ......Read More
Saturday, July 29, 2017
Abu Dhabi University Gears Up to Receive More Students with Start of New Academic Year
University hosts more than 7,000 students from 70 nationalities New Dubai campus to enhance capacity in September 2017 Abu Dhabi-UAE: 27 July, 2017: Abu Dhabi University (ADU) is gearing up to enroll more students in its undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered across its Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain campuses with the start of the academic year 2017-2018. Indicating a continuing rise in the demand for quality higher education options in the UAE, ADU witnessed a significant increase in the number of undergraduate students from 3,750 in the academic year 2010-2011 to 5,229 in the 2015-2016 academic year. Moreover, the number of postgraduate ......Read More
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Design your life through ESMOD Dubai: September Courses
Forge an exciting international career in fashion with the region's leading fashion institute. It has been more than ten years since the ESMOD Dubai was first established in the Middle East, and since then the region's fashion industry has drastically, matured and flourished. It is now an era of the latest trends and brands making ......Read More
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Dubai International Academic City Universities Set Sights on Attracting Chinese Students with 600 Sc ...
Dubai-UAE: 25 July, 2017: Select members of the Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) community have announced they will offer 600 scholarships and grants to Chinese students enrolling for the 2017/18 academic year. The move seeks to promote the exchange of intellectual capital between the UAE and China through increasing the numbers of Chinese students pursuing their higher education in Dubai. Participating institutions include Amity University Dubai, Heriot-Watt University Dubai, Middlesex University Dubai, University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), and Edline Training & Professional Development (Edline). Ranging from partial to full, the scholarships and grants aim to ......Read More
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Abu Dhabi University to inaugurate the new dorm extension by September 2017
The project represents an AED17.5 million investment in campus facilities The new addition enhances dormitory capacity by 93 units that can accommodate 144 female students Abu Dhabi-UAE: 25 July, 2017: Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has announced its plans to inaugurate the new extension to its female dormitory with the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. Designed to cater to the rise in demand for on-campus student housing, which already accommodates 408 students in segregated male and female dorms, the AED17.5 million project adds 93 rooms spanning over 4,200 m2 that can accommodate 144 female students who join ADU from across the UAE and abroad. The ......Read More
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
30% Fee Waiver on Professional Diploma in Teaching at AU
Ajman, UAE, July 25, 2017: Ajman University has announced a thirty percent discount for new students enrolling in the Professional Diploma in Teaching offered by the College of Education and Basic Science. The program begins with the new academic year 2017-2018. Teaching is an art and a skill that the UAE government encourages on a professional level. This program aims to equip undergraduates with a diploma that qualifies them to pursue a career in teaching, regardless of their earlier qualification. To be a teacher is a prestigious job but it brings with it the responsibility to be able to impart knowledge in a professional manner, therefore with its 30 years of experience ......Read More
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
High flyers awarded scholarship placements at Hartland International School
Scholarship programme at Dubai school commences as part of the school’s UAE Year of Giving initiative United Arab Emirates, Dubai July 23, 2017: In the spirit of ‘The Year of Giving’, Hartland International School, a British curriculum school, has awarded full scholarships to three high achieving students residing in the UAE. The Year of Giving, outlined by the UAE government, intends to celebrate the virtues of giving and cement philanthropy in the heart of the nation. In line with this, Hartland International School celebrates giving through rewarding excellence with placement at its school. For these scholarships, tuition fees and associated costs have ......Read More
Sunday, July 23, 2017