Education, Training & Recruitment

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Buoyed by a growing population of both locals and expats, the total number of schools in the region is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4 per cent from 2013 to 2020.
July 4, 2014 - 02:09 GMT
However, the sector also faces a number of challenges such as the shortage of skilled teachers and regulation of fees that obstruct the growth of the education industry in the long term.

August 3, 2011

Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of TECOM Investments’ Education Cluster
07:44 GMT
(press release)

TECOM Investments Education Cluster organised a networking event for Chinese education companies looking to expand their business interests.

August 2, 2011

Ibrahim Ahmed Qasem Muhsen Al Jahoushi with a bearded dragon
07:25 GMT
(press release)

English lessons, visits to wildlife parks and boomerang lessons were just some of the many experiences 30 Emirati students have taken away.

August 1, 2011

Nasif Kayed, General Manager, Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding
10:45 GMT
(press release)

Eton Institute organised a workshop on the appropriate etiquette to be observed during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

July 31, 2011

Carnegie Mellon’s SCPP is designed to introduce academically motivated high school students to the demanding curriculum of highly selective universities such as the ones at Qatar Foundation
09:40 GMT
(press release)

Thirty-two high school seniors and 22 juniors benefited from Carnegie Mellon Qatar’s Summer College Preview Program (SCPP).

WCMC-Q offers three summer programmes targeting different age groups in the hope it may encourage students to consider medicine and science as a career
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Those who enrolled on Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar’s Summer Enrichment courses took part in diagnostic sessions, and practised medicine on standardised patients

2011 marks the third successful cycle of the Al Nokhba Internship
08:22 GMT
(press release)

55 of the UAE’s elite semiconductor pioneers successfully graduated from the Al Nokhba Internship program this past Friday.

July 28, 2011

Nathalie Ayoub, AUC Professor, Sherine Fahmy, Mass Communication Professor and Ashraf Fouda, AUC Professor at the Mayor event
13:19 GMT

The American University in Cairo President Lisa Anderson and Mass Communication Professor Sherine Fahmy have recently spoken at the exhibition "From Facebook to Nassbook".

Omar Hefni, UD President
09:53 GMT
(press release)

UD has reported a 20 percent increase in online registration compared to last year, proving a strong confidence and expectation from prospective students.

WCMC-Q's outstanding students with college staff
07:00 GMT
(press release)

Two outstanding students are flying the flag for Qatar by completing the first ever Biomedical Research Training Program offered exclusively for Qatari Nationals at WCMC-Q.

July 27, 2011

Daniel C. Stoll, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Georgetown University SFSQ, gives GPS students a lecture on International Politics
10:05 GMT
(press release)

Forty high school students participated in the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar’s third annual Pre-College Summer Program (GPS), which concluded today.

ADU recognizes top graduates of 2010 - 2011 for their exceptional academic performance
09:53 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi University has recognized the top graduates of 2010 - 2011 for their exceptional academic performance.

Nick Nadal, Director, Hawkamah, with Ehsan Razavizadeh, Regional Director of Cass Business School, City University MENA region
08:34 GMT
(press release)

Cass Business School Dubai announced that it has signed a MoU with Hawkamah which will advance the implementation of corporate governance.

July 26, 2011

Khalifa University
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Khalifa University recently launched the newly accredited Masters in International and Civil Security.

Canadian University of Dubai
08:22 GMT
(press release)

Canadian University of Dubai, has announced that it expects demand for communication-related programs to significantly increase in the UAE.

July 25, 2011

Ramadan initiatives by Eton Institute will give expatriates and non-Arabs greater insight into the Arabic and Islamic culture in the UAE
09:49 GMT

Eton Institute is offering a host of festive rewards aimed and elucidating the mystery surrounding the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.