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.

February 16, 2012

NU-Q_student Yara Fahkroo interviews Google's Alfonso de Gaetano
05:29 GMT
(press release)

Digital multimedia is set to explode in coming years, with experts predicting that 90% of all content on the web will take the form of video by 2015.

February 15, 2012

Eton Institute
09:32 GMT

Eton Institute becomes the first educational provider to offer crèche and day care facilities to its students and staff who have children below 4 years.

Dr. Omar Hefni, UD president
06:39 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) announced that the admission period for new students for spring semester is now open but would be limited to 100 students.

Winners of the running race at QF
05:26 GMT

Qatar Foundation hosted fun-filled activities to mark the holiday, and it is estimated that an amazing one million calories were burned as participants got into the sporting spirit.

February 14, 2012

The American University in Cairo opened the Arab Art in Cairo through the Historic Architectural Monuments
13:11 GMT

The American University in Cairo opened the Arab Art in Cairo through the Historic Architectural Monuments exhibition for a selected set of the works of the French artist Émile Prisse d'Avennes.

Dr. Nidal Hilal
12:20 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, announced the appointment of Dr. Nidal Hilal, as the Professor in Nano-membranology and Water Technologies at the Water and Environmental Engineering program.

February 13, 2012

Eton Institute
09:12 GMT

Eton Institute, UAE’s largest provider in language training, has launched its very own unique online group buying portal, ‘Eton Deals’, today.

Winning team with Yacoub Nuseibeh and Mohit Malhotra from CFA Emirates
09:07 GMT

Last night the American University of Dubai won the 2012 national CFA Institute Research Challenge beating three other UAE universities in a close final hosted by CFA Emirates.

Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council, and Dr. Abdelali Haoudi, Vice President for Research at QF
05:36 GMT
(press release)

The President of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, visited Qatar today in his official capacity.

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, TAG-Org chairman and CEO
05:36 GMT

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization held a bi-annual meeting to set up a future comprehensive strategy targeting the Organization's businesses, activities and services at all levels under one theme "Moving Up to the Clouds".

February 12, 2012

CS4 Qatar
13:02 GMT
(press release)

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar held its fifth annual CS4Qatar workshop for high school students on Saturday, aiming to inspire Qatar's youth to join the field of computer science and become creators of innovations that will change the world.

Reem Al Junaibi with her father
07:42 GMT
(press release)

But when the two announced their selection on the International Antarctica Expedition (IAE) 2012 team, the family members realized there was no turning back. The response ranged anywhere between elation and skepticism to caution.

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar
07:13 GMT

The Gallery at Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar is pleased to present ‘THINK TANK 2012’.

Qatar Foundation
06:54 GMT

A prestigious international educators’ conference was recently held in Doha for the first time. Entitled “Sustainable Strategies for Student Success,” the NASPA – ACPA Gulf Conference 2012.

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of HBMeU
06:53 GMT
(press release)

Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU), a leader in the field of e-Learning and quality management in the Arab World, recently hosted the Pan-Arab Media Quality Award 2011/2012.