Education, Training & Recruitment

Featured Story:

Labourers are expected to work long hours with little benefit or days off (File/AFP)
October 15, 2014 - 12:40 GMT
Hundreds of migrant workers in the UAE face dire conditions and are being denied days off and overtime benefits, according to an XPRESS investigation.

March 29, 2012

HULT AUC team
14:05 GMT

A team of the School of Business’s MBA program at the American University in Cairo won second place in the energy track of the Dubai regional finals of the Hult Global Case Challenge.

March 28, 2012

Northwestern University students speak about their Refugee Lives documentary series at Talking Pictures film festival
13:59 GMT

After a 10-day reporting trip to Jordan, journalism students from Northwestern University’s campuses in Qatar and Evanston, Illinois have produced six short films documenting the lives of Palestinian, Syrian and Iraqi refugees.

Abdulaziz Ibrahim Al-Heidous, a Qatari graduate trainee in Strategy and Business Planning
12:53 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development has blossomed into a world-class organisation, filled with a wide as sortment of job opportunities.

Shaker Zainal,  Head of Distribution, Middle East, Mashreq, recieves Best Branch Design Award
09:53 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading National financial institutions, was a proud recipient of two prestigious awards at Banker Middle East Product Awards 2012.

Students compete at the Middle East round of the 2012 World Scholar's Cup in Dubai
09:24 GMT
(press release)

The region’s young scholars showcased their extraordinary academic skills and knowledge at the fifth edition of the World Scholar’s Cup last weekend.

Qatar Foundation
06:35 GMT

The Sixth International Conference on Environmental Mutagens in Human Populations (ICEMHP) officially kicked-off yesterday.

March 27, 2012

During the event
12:04 GMT

INSEAD, the leading international business school hosted the INSEAD Abu Dhabi Entrepreneurship Day recently.

Qatar Foundation
09:55 GMT

Qatar Music Academy held a special music educational event designed to give a fun and inspiring introduction to Arab music to fifth grade children from the Mesaieed International School.

Eton Institute
09:09 GMT

Eton Institute is offering a one hour preview workshop, to cater to individuals who have a difficult time gauging others and controlling their own emotions in the workplace.

Professor Kirk R. Smith, one of the world’s foremost environmental scientists
06:26 GMT

Professor Kirk R. Smith, one of the world’s foremost environmental scientists, gave a presentation at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development.

March 26, 2012

Carnegie Mellon Qatar teams
11:35 GMT
(press release)

Three computer programming teams from Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar participated in the Second Gulf Programming Contest, held at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Masdar Institute
10:12 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute announced a group of crowd-sourcing experts including one of its faculty, are building a team to participate in a worldwide gaming challenge.

ALHOSN University
07:35 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University joined regional discussions on the empowerment of knowledge workers in the Arab World during the 2012 Knowledge Management Middle East Conference held recently at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi.

United States Under Secretary of Energy the Honorable Dr. Kristina Johnson
06:33 GMT

Khalifa University announced today that its next speaker in the Distinguished Speakers Series will be former United States Under Secretary of Energy the Honorable Dr. Kristina Johnson.

March 25, 2012

Entrepreneurs’ Society
13:50 GMT

The Entrepreneurs’ Society at The American University in Cairo held its first Junior Business Plan Competition this year, inviting high-school students to present entrepreneurial solutions for pressing issues in Egypt.