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The current outlook in Lebanon, on a security and economic level, has left many students uncertain about the future.
September 4, 2014 - 16:04 GMT
Last year’s strikes over a proposed 6 percent hike in tuition fees dominated headlines as thousands of students occupied the campus in protests. It seems as though this year may be similar.

September 3, 2013

Abu Dhabi University
06:25 GMT

The new 2013-14 academic year is bringing the world to Abu Dhabi, ushering the next wave of students with nationalities ranging from Australia to Algeria, from Brazil to Jordan and from Egypt to the Comoros Islands.

September 2, 2013

Qatar Foundation
11:51 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education marked the end of a successful internship programme recently and praised participating students for their exemplary performance.

September 1, 2013

During the event
13:08 GMT
(press release)

Sabre Travel Network Middle East has signed a three-year exclusive partnership agreement with University of Jordan.

American University of Cairo
09:26 GMT

The AUC has allocated 15 percent of its tuition income, over LE 132 million annually, to provide AUC students with a wide range of scholarships and financial aid.

Group photo Dr Claudia Lux, project director of QNL with IFLA leaders
06:01 GMT

Qatar National Library continued to raise its global profile by taking part in the 2013 World Library and Information Congress in Singapore.

August 26, 2013

The move follows the success of the college’s associate degree courses over the past six years.
10:22 GMT

Academic exposure to the field has been previously limited to selected courses or training programs.

During the ceremony
06:06 GMT

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar officially welcomed its 10th incoming class at the annual convocation ceremony held on Wednesday, August 21.

August 23, 2013

The high demand for education in the country is the reason behind the expensive school fees.
22:30 GMT

UAE is the fourth most expensive country for foreigners to study and live in, according to the latest research by HSBC.

August 22, 2013

During the event
12:31 GMT
(press release)

Students from GEMS International British Curriculum Schools across the United Arab Emirates have outperformed their counterparts in England once again in the IGCSE/GCSE examination results.

05:49 GMT

Senior students at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar have enlisted the help of comic book superheroes to welcome more than 100 first-year students.

August 20, 2013

 A total of 2,877 students, achieving an average of 89.2 per cent marks in their high school degrees, were accepted for the 2013-2014 academic year.
15:12 GMT

The new budget accomodates for 34 new research and training facilities and laboratories.

Bidayaat Program
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Registration for Fall Semester is still ongoing at University of Dubai (UD) with classes scheduled to begin on August 31. A new Master of Laws (LLM) degree is also scheduled to begin later in the fall.

August 19, 2013

Qatar Foundation
11:10 GMT

Researchers and students are invited to submit an abstract based on original research for consideration at the Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference (QF-ARC) 2013.

August 15, 2013

GEMS Education
12:40 GMT
(press release)

Students at GEMS International Schools in the UAE have performed very well in the 2013 A-level examinations.

The governments in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Qatar continue to spend millions of US dollars on digital learning solutions, according to a recent report by Pearson, the a global education company (Getty images).
12:24 GMT

"The future will not belong to those who focus on technology alone but to those who place it in the wider context of what we know about maximising learning and realising system impact."