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‘Signing ceremony’ for 2009 admissions

HE Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of the HCT (right) with Dr Tayeb Kamali, Vice Chancellor of the HCT at the ‘Signing Ceremony’ for 2009 admissions.

UAE Journal of Educational Technology and eLearning launched

The ‘UAE Journal of Educational Technology and eLearning‘ was launched on 28 May 2009 by Dr Tayeb Kamali, Vice Chancellor of the HCT and Mukul Pandya and Executive Director/Editor-in-chief, Knowledge@Wharton. During the launch at Abu Dhabi Men’s College, Mr Pandya praised the ...

Class Assistant Diploma Earns International Recognition

Following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and audit visit at Al Ain Women’s College on 1 March, the Scottish Qualifications Authority has indicated it will formally accredit the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Class Assistant Program, currently being ...

New Bachelor Programs to Commence Under New Partnership

The University of Waterloo, Canada’s most innovative university, in partnership with the Higher Colleges of Technology, has officially launched its UAE Dubai Men’s College campus. The campus will open in September 2009 and will offer bachelor degree programs in Chemical and ...

New Executive MBA Attracts International Interest

The Centre of Excellence for Applied Research and Training (CERT) and Abu Dhabi Men’s College (ADMC) recently welcomed Professor Dr David Parsley along with nine MBA students and one Masters of Finance student from Vanderbilt, Owen Graduate School of Management ...

HCT Hosts President of US Teacher Education Accreditation Council

As part of the Higher Colleges of Technology’s accreditation submission with the US-based Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC), Dr Frank Murray, president of TEAC and TEAC vice-president (Membership) Rebecca Pelton, visited the Higher Colleges of Technology in October. TEAC, which is ...

Al Ain Men’s College Rewards Success

Al Ain Men’s College held a Higher Diploma Foundations Award Ceremony recently to recognise the academic achievements and successes of last year’s Higher Diploma Foundations cohort. The college welcomed the new Higher Diploma Foundation students and congratulated last year’s Higher Diploma ...

Accreditation Milestone for HCT

The HCT received its 10 year accreditation certificate at the annual conference of the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) in New Orleans on 22 June 2008. Dr Howard Reed, Senior Director of the HCT, Dr Martin, Dean of ...