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Companies in the region are struggling to identify future leaders and lacking strong and deep leadership pipelines,
December 16, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Businesses and organisations in the Middle are failing to create professionals equipped with the necessary skills to head industry.

May 1, 2012

Researcher in the lab
13:28 GMT

Qatar National Research Fund has announced the first award of the National Priorities Research Program - Exceptional Proposal (NPRP-EP).

Carnegie Mellon University
11:24 GMT
(press release)

The lecture will take place at Carnegie Mellon’s building in Education City from 12 to 1p.m., and is open to the public.

The student during the visit
11:09 GMT

Group of students and faculty members from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the College of Engineering in Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU) visited SEC West Khobar.

Kemal Ozturk, Director General of the Turkish Anadolu Agency and Tariq Al-Sada, Head of QF Press Office
05:29 GMT

Qatar Foundation hosted the Chairman of the Board and Director General of the Turkish Anadolu Agency, Mr. Kemal Ozturk, and his delegation earlier today at the QF Visitor Center.

April 30, 2012

New employees with Masdar Institute officials
12:01 GMT

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced 12 UAE national graduates have signed up to become part of the academic institutionand contribute to its administrative success.

Abu Dhabi University
10:26 GMT

As part of Abu Dhabi University’s Provost Lecture series, the University will host a lecture by world-renowned Paleontologist and Zoologist Dr. Meave Leakey entitled “My Life in Science”.

Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University
07:49 GMT

Classrooms at Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University welcomed the application of Peer Instruction active learning approach for the first time in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Dr. Ayman Bassil, Head of Research Training & Development at QF’s Research Division
05:32 GMT

A meeting was held last week at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) to showcase the ‘Qatar Science Leadership Program (QSLP)’.

April 29, 2012

The second phase covers 16 university campuses, including 166 new colleges, 161 support service projects
12:35 GMT

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah will lay the foundation for the second phase of the university cities' project worth SR81.5 billion ($21.73 billion) tomorrow.

During the event
09:22 GMT

Khalifa University students took the top prize at the fourth Engineering Students Ethics Competition 2012 (ESEC2012) which was held at Khalifa University.

Anita Borg Scholars
07:05 GMT
(press release)

This past week, Google recognized two Carnegie Mellon students through its 2012 Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship program.

April 26, 2012

A high-level committee has been appointed to reform the education strategy "in a short period of time" and in two phases
12:14 GMT

The emirate's Executive Council has announced a complete overhaul of the education system.

International day
11:49 GMT
(press release)

Carnegie Mellon University’s continual international focus and emphasis on diversity has shrunken that gap and made others similarly insignificant.

During the event
05:55 GMT

Dubai Women's College, a Higher Colleges of Technology flagship institution hosted today the "Cotopia Social Responsibility Dialogue" event under the theme “For the UAE Society".

April 25, 2012

Bayan Sharif, Dean of College Engineering and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
12:04 GMT

Khalifa University announced that it has appointed a new Dean for its College of Engineering and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Dr. Bayan Sharif will join from Newcastle University in the United Kingdom.