Yearly Archives: 2012

HCT’s KCWC students visit and comfort the elderly

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Khalifa City Women’s College recently sent students on a mission of care and kindness to residents of the Sharjah Old People’s Home. College students who belong to the campus’s Red Crescent Club, together with two local ...

HCT Fujairah Men’s College kicks off a new semester

Students returned to the Higher Colleges of Technology Fujairah Men’s College for the beginning of the spring semester on 5th February and were welcomed in an assembly by the HCT-Fujairah Director, Dr. Dave Pelham. Dr. Pelham encouraged the students in their educational pursuits ...

Dubai Women’s College promotes reading with two new READ posters

Dubai Women’s College (DWC) has added Sheikh Marwan Bin Rashid Al Mualla, Chairman of Emirates Motor Sports Federation (pictured above left) and Emirati superstar Hussain Al Jasmi (above right) to its collection of READ posters. The campaign, which was launched in January ...

Dubai Women’s College welcomes 275 new students for 2nd semester

Dubai Women’s College (DWC) yesterday welcomed 275 fresh students at the beginning of the second semester for the academic year 2011-12. This brings the total number of  students attending the college in the current academic year to 2416, including the new intake. Dr. Amna Al Mazam, ...

ADWC students embark on work placements

Over 450 senior students from the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College are set to begin eight weeks of required work experience with employers around the emirate. The HCT’s mandatory Work Placement program gives final-year students a head start ...

Fujairah Men’s College students leap at challenges

Foundations students at Fujairah Men’s College recently seized the opportunity to push themselves and their comfort zones to new limits. Their challenge: to climb to the top of a 7m pole and stand up on the top of its skimpy 20cm ...

WRDC Tour de Al Gharbia Cycle Race date announced

Madinat Zayed and Ruwais Higher Colleges of Technology are pleased to announce that the third WRDC Tour De Al Gharbia Cycle Race will take place on 16th February 2012. This year it is planned for the race to run inland, on the quiet ...

ADWC hosts Ankabut Users’ Meeting

The City Campus of the HCT’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College was the site of Ankabut’s recent semi-annual User’s Meeting. Ankabut is the UAE Advanced Network for Research and Education, and the HCT and other universities across the nation are its members. Senior ...

SHCT Accredited for Cambridge IT Skills Diploma

Sharjah Higher Colleges of Technology (SHCT) signed an agreement with the Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Cambridge Information Technology Skills Center (TAGCAITC) to be a certified international examination and training centre for the Cambridge International Diploma in IT skills. The Cambridge International Diploma in ...

Al Ain Women’s College introduces new UAE education model

The Higher Colleges of Technology, Al Ain Women’s College, in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Educational Council, introduced a new model for education in the UAE, entitled Dual Enrollment, with 25 students from Al Zaydia Girls School. Dual Enrollment refers to the opportunity ...