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.

March 6, 2012

American University in Cairo
09:43 GMT

The undergraduate chemistry program at the AUC has been accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, making it the first and only internationally accredited chemistry program in Egypt.

Eton Institute
07:32 GMT

Eton Institute will be marking its 6th anniversary this Thursday, 8th March, with a celebration bigger, better, and magnanimous, than the previous years.

March 5, 2012

During the event
11:11 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) organized the New Student Orientation Program, Bidayaat, on Thursday, March 4, on its campus in Deira.

Bahrain's government will commit to shoulder in the first year BD200 for each graduate hired by companies and in the second year BD150
09:44 GMT

Bahrain’s Cabinet has approved an BD8 million ($21.2 million) plan to train and employ an additional batch of 2,500 university graduates as part of efforts to keep unemployment at "its lowest".

Qatar Leadership Academy students
05:26 GMT

Qatar Leadership Academy, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), recently arranged a life-enhancing, six-day pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.

March 4, 2012

Installation at Newark Museum, Newark
12:19 GMT

The Gallery at Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar is pleased to present ‘The Beaded Prayers Project’.

During the celebration
10:47 GMT

Abu Dhabi University recently celebrated its 2nd Annual International Day on both Abu Dhabi and Al Ain campuses.

During the opening of the Gulf Nuclear Energy Infrastructure Institute
09:25 GMT

Khalifa University has hosted today the opening of the Gulf Nuclear Energy Infrastructure Institute 2012 Fellows.

Dr Fred Moavenzadeh, President of Masdar Institute
07:59 GMT

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, has entered into collaborative research agreements with several major companies and global organizations.

PMU Rector Dr. Issa Al-Ansari and other members with Beijing Institute of Technology Administrative & Academic Staffs in Beijing
06:50 GMT

A delegation from Prince Mohammad bin Fahd University led by Rector, Dr. Issa Al-Ansari visited few Chinese and Singaporean universities and institutes of higher learning for potential tie-ups and collaborations.

February 29, 2012

Qatar Foundation
12:25 GMT

For many students, it is a time when stress levels build, as they worry about whether they will be able to answer questions properly, or even fully comprehend the format of specific exam papers.

Khalifa University
09:17 GMT

Khalifa University’s Executive Committee held its tenth meeting on the University’s campus in Abu Dhabi.

February 28, 2012

ALHOSN University with a delegation from University Utara Malaysia
08:53 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University received a delegation from Universiti Utara Malaysia for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the two institutions.

Qatar Foundation
08:43 GMT

The Central Library at Qatar Foundation in collaboration with the World Digital Library, hosted its first workshop for WDL members of the Arab Peninsula Regional group in Doha last week.

Students from Germany’s Hamburg School of Business Administration
07:46 GMT
(press release)

Three students from Germany’s Hamburg School of Business Administration (HSBA) are attending the winter semester at the University of Dubai (UD).