Yearly Archives: 2010


Al Ain Women’s College Graduates are Stars of Ceremony

300 Diploma, Higher Diploma and Bachelor Program students graduated from the Al Ain Women’s College last Wednesday. Of the graduates, 19 students received distinctions, two achieved distinction with honor, and one student achieved distinction with highest honors. HCT Provost Dr Mark Drummond ...

Al Ain HCT students participate in Al Ain Aerobatic Show 2010

While thousands of eager spectators were looking skyward at the Al Ain Aerobatic Show 2010, students from the Higher Colleges of Technology in Al Ain were themselves getting actively involved in the aerial spectacular. During the 4-day festival, from January 27-30, ...

HCT gives supporting hand to Emirati entrepreneurs

The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation today announced that it has signed an MoU with the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) in the United Arab Emirates to be one of its partners in the ‘Philips Innovation Program’, the leading ...


DMC educator appointed TESOL International President

Higher Colleges of Technology educator Dr Christine Coombe has been recognized as a world leader in her field after she was recently elected International President of the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) organization. It is the first ...

New semester brings promises of great achievements

After a brief respite from studying, exams and assignments, to mark the end of a hectic first semester, thousands of students and staff welcomed back the start of lectures at the 17 HCT campuses with the commencement of the 2009-2010 ...

University of Chicago head impressed by tour of CERT

University of Chicago President Robert J Zimmer received a privilege befitting his status as he got a look at what the HCT and its commercial arm CERT are all about when he visited Abu Dhabi on January 22 and 23. The ...