Education, Training & Recruitment
October 24, 2012
A two-day workshop, themed around the greening of the urban environment, took place in Doha last week.
October 23, 2012
Participants at the recently held 2012 edition of NAJAH agreed that the international certification of schools was a key factor in recruitment and networking decisions.
An exemplary group of 12 professional and student researchers were formally recognised for their groundbreaking discoveries during an award ceremony last night at the third Annual Research Forum.
October 22, 2012
HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh have signed a Memorandum of Understanding at Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Graduate School of Business by which TAGIUNI will offer Aptis, the British Council’s new English language placement test, for its students.
Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar presents a lecture by British designer and technology researcher Matt Wardentitled Towards a Post-disciplinary Practice: Design Education in Cultural Crisis on Wednesday, 24 October, 2012.
A group of Northwestern University in Qatar faculty and students is supporting the drive to a knowledge-based economy with research that will help institutions close the digital divide.
Khalifa University announced that one of its Masters in Engineering by Research students, Ahmed Al Dhanhani, has developed a social networking site targeted towards education.
HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization delivered a lecture at Abdul Hameed Shoman Cultural Forum entitled Democracy and Education.
Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, inaugurated the Joint Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum.
October 21, 2012
Students from ALHOSN University were commended by the organizers of this year’s Abu Dhabi Science Festival (ADSF) for bringing knowledge and fun to the UAE’s youths who attended the event.
Now in its third year, INSEAD’s Global Executive MBA programme in Abu Dhabi has seen participant numbers increase by 50% from 30 to 46, compared to last year.
More than 180 national, regional and international institutes have submitted 658 abstracts for expert review at the upcoming joint Qatar Foundation Annual Research Forum and Arab Expatriate Scientists Network Symposium.
Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar welcomed an incoming class of 104 students for the 2012-2013 academic year, including 97 new freshman and seven transfer students.
October 18, 2012
American University of Sharjah honored the achievements of 299 of its outstanding students for Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 at the Annual Honors Convocation held last evening.
A teachers union in Lebanon has called for further strike action today (Thursday) to protests the government’s failure to raise certain taxes to fund the wage increase for civil servants and public school teachers.