Press Releases

Khalifa City Women’s College hosts IEEE’s “Student Day 2012”

More than 250 university students from engineering programs across the UAE gathered recently at the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Khalifa City Women’s College for the seventh annual IEEE Student Day. The occasion was formally opened by Dr. Tayeb Kamali, HCT Vice ...

Community Development Authority donates AED1 million to DWC

The Community Development Authority (CDA) in Dubai has signed a memorandum of Understanding with the Higher Colleges of Technology whereby the CDA will donate AED1 million to the Dubai Women’s College. The donation is part of supporting students who are on a ...

Ruwais students learn about the value of art in medicine

Art and medicine are not often thought of together, but students at Ruwais Women’s College learned today how valuable art can be in a clinical setting. Art can be vital in not only helping patients with the healing process, but helping ...

DWC hosts “Cotopia Social Responsibility Dialogue” event

Dubai Women’s College (DWC) yesterday hosted the “Cotopia Social Responsibility Dialogue” event under the theme “For the UAE Society”. The event aims at shedding light on local examples that have contributed their personal experiences and initiatives to spreading culture of social responsibility ...

Western Region Colleges support WRDC Universities Fair

Madinat Zayed and Ruwais Colleges participated in the very successful WRDC Universities Fair al Gharbia 2012 last week. The Higher Colleges works closely with the local community, supporting and promoting events held by stakeholders.  As well as setting up a stand, ...



ADWC hosts high school leaders

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College recently hosted over three dozen leaders from private and public schools in the Abu Dhabi area at a workshop with the theme, “How can we help them succeed?” Organized by the College’s ...

ADWC students learn from Shakespeare specialist

Students enrolled in a Drama Appreciation class at the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College had the privilege recently of attending an educational workshop with a visiting expert from Shakespeare’s Globe in London, UK. The Abu Dhabi Festival Education ...

ADWC hosts Open Educational Resource Conference

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College recently hosted a key regional conference on open-source educational technology, the Sakai Middle East North Africa (MENA) meeting. The Sakai conference, organized by ADWC and the Netherlands-based Edia Education Technology, is the ...