The Engineering Industry Advisory Committee (IAC) members were hosted by the HCT-Ras Al Khaimah Men’s campus (RKM) to provide the appropriate input into aspects of the Engineering program relevant to the needs of the industry in the UAE.
RKM representatives included Dr. Saif Almehairi, RKM Director ed the campus acting director, Dr. Nathir Alrawashdeh, Dean of Academic Operations, Engineering Program chairs and a number of the ETS faculty members.
The meeting embraced a number of external members from different institutions including ADNOC, Ministry of Infrastructure Development, Union Cement Company, and DEWA.
The committee members have enthusiastically engaged into discussing the Engineering program and what aspects it requires to equip its students with the necessary knowledge and skills to become competent engineers.
The committee has also pointed to the importance of having such interactive discussion between the academic institutions and the market.
The meeting was concluded with a set of ideas and suggestions that will be reviewed and applied according to the students’ best interests.