education

  • ADEK: 100 teams of innovators compete over the distinctive project winner title

    The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) confirmed that 100 teams of innovators from all over the country, with 25 government and private organizations from the Emirate of Abu Dhabi are showcasing their innovative ideas and projects.

  • ADEK: Abu Dhabi Corniche is booming with events and innovations

    The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) announced that Abu Dhabi’s initiatives and programs marking the 2018 UAE Innovation Month is packed with interactive activities and workshops lasting until 7th February 2018 at the Abu Dhabi Corniche, where visitors will have the chance to experience the latest innovations and creations and will have the opportunity to interact directly with the participating inventors.

  • ADEK’s ‘lema?’ programme gets a perfect report card from teachers

    The lema? programme, run by the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), has received a positive response from teachers surveyed, saying that their students were highly enthusiastic and content with the initiative.

  • ADNOCand LEGOEducation Sign Partnership Agreement For Advancement of STEM Education in ADNOC Schools

    The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Lego Education signed a partnership agreement, today, to champion high-quality, innovative hands-on learning programs designed to advance the study of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in all ADNOC Schools, in Abu Dhabi and the Al Dhafra region.

  • AGUstudents to propose clean power tech in US energy conference

    Al Ghurair University, one of UAE-based diversified conglomerate Al Ghurair’s education ventures, is sponsoring the participation of three of its Electrical & Electronics Engineering Students in the IEEE Green Energy and Smart Systems Conference 2017 in California, USA this month.

  • Ajman Ruler Attends CUCA’s First Graduation Ceremony

    His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, attended the graduation ceremony of the first batch of graduates at the City University College of Ajman (CUCA). 

  • Ajman University ranks among the top 3% of universities worldwide

    Ajman University ranks among the top 3% of universities worldwide, based on the QS world universities ranking 2019 report released globally today. Securing the spot for the first time, the report highlights Ajman University ranking in the top 2% of universities in the Arab region.

  • Al Ansari Exchange &British Council join forces to offer convenient payment option for IELTS takers in UAE

    Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, recently entered into an agreement with the British Council, the UK’s international organization for educational opportunities and cultural relations, to facilitate a faster, easier, and more convenient payment option for all test takers of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) in the UAE.

  • Al Ghurair University appoints new President

    Al Ghurair University (AGU), part of UAE-based diversified conglomerate Al Ghurair, has appointed Prof. Basem Alzahabi as its new President ahead of the opening of the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • Al Khaliji CFO attends focus group meet to review Business Studies - Accounting program at CNA-Q

    Al Khaliji Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, through its ongoing commitment to the communities in which it operates, continues to support students, by helping to build their knowledge to ensure academic excellence, which can in turn, enable them to gain the necessary expertise to achieve professional development and growth.

  • al khaliji signs MoU with CMU-Q in the areas of education, research, and community development

    Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) regarding the two parties’ joint cooperation in areas of education, scientific research, strategic studies and community development.

  • Al Manhal Launches Academia Arabia Library

    Stemming from a commitment to improve and modernize research and publishing standards in the Middle East, comes the launch of Academia Arabia Library; a membership-based library for readers and researchers interested in scholarly and scientific publications from the Middle East, Africa and Asia.

  • Al Masah announces partnership with Dubai Cares to tackle global education crisis

    Al Masah Capital, a leading Dubai-based alternative asset management company, has partnered with UAE-based philanthropic organization Dubai Cares by committing to making a donation over a period of one year in support of providing children in developing countries with access to quality education. The donation will be made by Al Masah’s food & beverage division in the region, through brands such as Johnny Rockets, Café Rouge and La Porte Des Indes.

  • Al Masah experts unravel its Private Equity business model to Imperial College London students

    Al Masah Capital Limited (AMCL), a UAE-focused alternative asset management advisory company, hosted an interactive workshop for Imperial College London MSC Finance students on their most recent visit to Dubai. Delving into the private equity industry in the MENA region, Mr. Saikat Kumar, Senior Executive Officer at AMCL, discussed the nuances of the PE trade and explained how Al Masah has evolved a winner with its unique approach in the changing financial landscape.

  • Al Masah Private Equity experts host workshop for Imperial College London students

    Al Masah Capital Limited (AMCL), a UAE-focused alternative asset management advisory company, hosted an interactive workshop for Imperial College London students on their most recent visit to Dubai. Delving into the private equity industry in the MENA region, Mr. Nrupaditya Singhdeo, Partner and Chief Financial Officer, and Mr. Farid Rosli, Director of Private Equity at AMCL, discussed the unique opportunities offered by this particular asset class and how it has evolved together with the changing financial landscape of the region.

  • Al Mawakeb Schools go head-to-head with neck stress

    As part of its continued efforts to improve the health and overall well-being of its students, Al Mawakeb Schools, managed by academic solutions provider Academia Management Solutions International (AMSI), recently conducted an awareness campaign to tackle neck muscle stress caused by excessive use of gadgets.

  • Al Najah Education takes MENASEA investments up to Dh300m with Sabari Indian School deal

    Al Najah Education LLC (Al Najah), the private equity platform of Al Masah Capital Limited (AMCL) for the education sector, has brought up its total investments in the MENA and SEA regions to almost Dh 300 million as it struck a new deal with Dubai-based Sabari Indian School (SIS). Al Najah acquired a majority equity stake in SIS as part of the firm’s strategy to acquire and build educational assets across the entire education spectrum spanning the Middle East and North Africa as well as South East Asia.

  • Al Nuaimi Inaugurates Research and Innovation Center at Gulf Medical University

    His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, inaugurated yesterday the Research and Innovation Center at Gulf Medical University in Ajman. The new center comes in line with the Emirate’s vision to enhance development via enabling innovation and research.

  • Al Rawdah brings farm life closer to Dubai schools for third year running

    Emirates Modern Poultry Co., also known as Al Rawdah, has brought its chick hatching outreach programme to more than 3,000 plus students in Dubai’s best schools for the third year running. The programme instils in students an appreciation of nature, and helps them learn about animal life and sustainable poultry rearing practices.

  • Alexandria University’s Faculty of Nursing endorses ICDL Health Information Systems Usage Certification

    The Faculty of Nursing of Alexandria University has agreed to endorse and teach the Health Information Systems Usage Certification programs by ICDL, the governing body and certification authority of the ICDL certificate programs developed in Egypt, to its staff as well as graduate and postgraduate students interns. The announcement was made during an official meeting held in Alexandria recently, 2015 between Prof. Dr. Maha Adel Salem, Dean of Alexandria University’s Faculty of Nursing, and Jamil Ezzo, Director General of ICDL Arabia. The Faculty of Nursing aims to empower its students and graduates with the latest information and communications technology (ICT) skills required in the health sector through the implementation of the new international program. The move complements today’s job market requirements, which does not only require proficiency in the common desktop applications but also across other skills like information security, online collaboration, project planning, social media, digital images, basic web design and use of information systems focused towards the health segment.