Press Releases

TESOL Arabia conference very well attended in Al Gharbia

The first TESOL Arabia Regional conference of the new academic year,  organised by the Western Region Chapter of TESOL, was held this month at the Ruwais Higher Colleges of Technology campus.   There was a rich offering of talks from some very experienced ...

Pink Polo launches at the HCT’s KCWC

A UAE-wide breast cancer awareness campaign, Pink Polo presented by ADCB, launched Tuesday at the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Khalifa City Women’s College (KCWC). The Pink Polo Campus Tour is a unique way to spread awareness among the UAE’s youth. ...


Oxford University Press visit Madinat Zayed and Ruwais Colleges

Madinat Zayed and Ruwais colleges were pleased to welcome Peggy Alptekin from Oxford University Press (OUP) to both the Madinat Zayed and the Ruwais campuses recently. Ms. Alptekin came to better understand how the Higher Colleges are using iPads in the classroom, ...

HCT Fujairah signs MoU with Al Sharq Hospital & Healthcare group

HCT Fujairah has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Al Sharq Healthcare/Al Sharq Hospital, which will allow for mutual cooperation between the two institutions and exchange of expertise and services including use of a nurse on campus. The MoU was signed by ...

HCT’s ADWC welcomes German students

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College recently welcomed its first international students. Joining the College’s Business program for one semester are German students Antje Hartel, Jessica Mueller, and Maria Elges, who are Media Management students at Germany’s Macromedia ...


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 ...

ADWC Applied Communications students stage final show

Senior Applied Communications students at the HCT’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College have presented their 2012 exhibition, Exit. The exhibition was the work of 31 students currently looking forward to finishing their studies in Applied Media and Interior Design. Works on display ...