Education & General Studies

Senior Social Work Students Embrace LBD to Win Media Competition

Two groups of senior Social Work students at the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) have won an annual competition sponsored by Dubai Foundation for Women and Children. The Foundation opened the competition to all UAE universities, colleges and schools. The competition required ...

SWC Hosts Special Needs Awareness Seminar

The HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) hosted a seminar in May on Special Needs (focused on Autism) as part of the Autism Awareness campaign. Year-2 Education students attended this seminar as part of their curriculum which has a special needs component. This ...

Dubai Women’s College hosts graduation ceremony

HCT-Dubai Women’s College (DWC) hosted a graduation ceremony for the 2012 cohort on May 22 for Diploma, Higher Diploma and Bachelor degree graduates. Around 739 students graduated from the following programmes: Bachelor’s degrees, Higher Diplomas and Diplomas in Applied Communications, Business, Information ...

Al Ain Women’s College Celebrates Graduation of 457 Students

The HCT-Al Ain Women’s College (AAWC) held a graduation ceremony for 457 students from the programmes of Business, CIS, Engineering Technology, Health Science, Interior Design and Education on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Of the graduands, 26 students graduated with distinction, while ...


Blood Donations Help Save Lives in Fujairah

Accidents and illness could happen to all of us at any time of the day. Many of these incidents require blood transfusions. Unfortunately, in the UAE there is not always an immediate supply particularly of the rarer varieties. Blood cannot be manufactured, ...

FWC’s Education Programme Hosts Spelling Bee Competition

On April 27  2014,  the HCT-Fujairah Women’s College (FWC) Bachelor of Education students organised a Spelling Bee competition, entered by five East Coast public schools. Twenty-two young students competed to spell English words taught in their local grade-11 syllabus. The main purpose of ...

HCT-Fujairah Hosts Successful Programme Recruitment Exhibition

HCT-Fujairah Colleges recently hosted a successful programme recruitment exhibition – “Creating Your Future” for senior students enrolled in secondary schools on the East Coast. The aim of this event was to showcase HCT-Fujairah programmes and its facilities. The exhibition was driven ...

Emirati Author Fathia al-Nimr Conducts Writing Workshop at SWC

A workshop on ‘The Art of Writing Short Stories and Novels’ was conducted by noted Emirati author, Fathia al-Nimr, on April 16, 2014 at the HCT-Sharjah Colleges’ Career Centre. The workshop was organised by the Shoumoukh Leadership Club and attended by ...

SWC Students Take On World at local MUN Conference

Six dynamic HCT- Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) General Studies students spent three days of their recent holiday ‘learning by doing’, by researching and negotiating at the American University of Sharjah’s Model United Nations conference. The students collaborated with students from across ...