Academic


Renowned expert on Asian studies, Tom Plate visits ADMC

Tom Plate, the Distinguished Scholar of Asian and Pacific Studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, made an official visit to the Abu Dhabi Men’s College recently. He is also the award-winning author of the bestselling Giants of Asia series, which includes ...


Top graduates honoured at HCT’s 9th annual Abu Dhabi Industry Award

Years of hard work, perseverance and dedication by Higher Colleges of Technology students were rewarded yesterday, as its 35 highest-achieving 2011 graduates were honoured at the ninth annual Abu Dhabi Industry Award for academic excellence (ADIA). H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al ...

FMC student Hajer Al Kaabi readies for U.S. study trip

Fujairah Men’s College student Hajer Saeed Rashed Salmein Obaid Al Kaabi was one of the few students in the whole UAE hand-selected by the US Department of State to participate in the Middle East Partnership Intiative (MEPI). Hajer will pack her ...

Abu Dhabi & Khalifa City Women’s Colleges graduate over 500 students

Under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology, the HCT’s Abu Dhabi/Khalifa City Women’s Colleges held a combined graduation ceremony today. Over 500 students graduated ...

KCWC to host vital iPad learning forum

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Khalifa City Women’s College will host faculty members from across the UAE for a day-long event encouraging the use of iPads in higher education, on June 20. iCelebrate Teaching & Learning: Sharing the iPad Experience will ...

HCT-Fujairah holds latest LEQA event for budding entrepreneurs

HCT-Fujairah held its fourth monthly LEQA (Learning Entrepreneurship through Questions and Answers) conference on May 30, with the student-organized networking event attracting a large audience. LEQA is a regular business network initiative open to aspiring and successful entrepreneurs on the East ...

RKM students deliver wow factor with IT project exhibition

The annual IT project display at Ras Al Khaimah Men’s College has once again showcased the talents of the college’s IT students. Project teams set up exhibits which provided detailed information about each group’s project, and actively engaged faculty and students ...

HCT-Fujairah students hold story reading workshop

Six second-year Bachelor of Education students from HCT-Fujairah Women’s College attended a story reading workshop at Al Shoala Girls School in Bitnah on May 2. The students – Aisha Khameis, Amna Khalfan, Fatima Ali, Khawlah Ali, Mariam Saif, and Maymouna Othman, together with ...