Academic

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 ...

Another first for HCT

Good news for the HCT from the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) in the United States – the HCT has become the first non-US institution to be accepted as a candidate member by the TEAC, based in Washington DC. Accreditation is ...


First Group Selected as Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed University Scholars

Seventeen men and women have been named as the inaugural class of the “Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed University Scholars Program”, which recognizes outstanding students in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and provides them with special academic and leadership opportunities. The ...

‘Signing ceremony’ for 2008 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 2008 admissions.

Bachelor of Applied Science program in Real Estate Management

A new program under the aegis of the Business Department was approved by the Business Divisional Academic Team on 29th October, 2007. This new program is intended to produce graduates equipped with the skills to lead, promote and disseminate knowledge in ...