Yearly Archives: 2013


Sharjah HCT Business students visit DIFC and Dubai Financial Market

Financial Services & Banking students at Sharjah HCT recently visited two of Dubai’s most important financial institutions – the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and the Dubai Financial Market (DFM). The visit aimed to provide the students face-to-face contact with decision ...

HCT and Ellucian to explore further uses of Banner programmes

HCT and Ellucian recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which will see the parties collaborate on capacity building initiatives and programmes designed to develop opportunities for technical professionals in the field of Higher Education Banner use in the MENA ...

RAK Colleges host sessions on Emotional Intelligence for PD week

The Career Services Department organised two sessions on Emotional Intelligence during the professional development week at the HCT-RAK Colleges. The theme aroused a lot of interest among staff and management. Beryl Comar, from The Change Associates, said how delighted she was ...


KCWC hosts Director’s PD Day

The HCT’s Khalifa City Women’s College (KCWC) recently hosted the Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Western Region Director’s Professional Development Day, with the theme ‘Sharing Innovation’. The Day was part of the HCT’s week  of professional development sessions designed to enhance ...

Noor Islamic Bank offers 30 Scholarships to Sharjah HCT Students

Noor Islamic Bank has selected thirty of the top Sharjah Higher Colleges of Technology students in Business, Information & Computer Sciences, and Engineering Technology courses for its scholarship programme. The Bank’s programme aims to attract talented UAE national students into the financial and banking ...

RKMC Engineering Students visit RAK Ceramics

Inspired by the Learning by Doing initiative, HCT RKMC’s “Introduction to Engineering Technology” students recently visited local manufacturer RAK Ceramics. Established in 1991, RAK Ceramics is a well-recognised industrial company that has made its way in the international market, where today its serves ...

RKMC Engineering Students visit Falcon Pack Industries

A group of HCT-Ras Al Khaimah Men’s College (RKMC) Engineering students visited the Falcon Pack factory outlets in Ras Al Khaimah to observe the highly automated manufacturing processes. The objective of the field trip was to observe first hand instruments and control ...

English in Action at Fujairah Men’s College

The HCT-Fujairah Men’s College hosted its first “English in Action” Multisport Event for Pre-Foundations students on Thursday, November 14, 2013 . In an effort to support the Higher College of Technology’s “Learning by Doing” initiative, the students participated in over ten sporting events ...