Press Releases

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 ...


HCT-Dubai hosts Madares Al Ghad 2nd Annual Science Fair

The Higher Colleges of Technology-Dubai, Men’s campus hosted recently the 2nd annual Madares Al Ghad (MAG) Cycle 1 Science Fair. The aim of the Science Fair is to encourage and motivate students in grades 1-5 to embrace scientific inquiry. Fourteen Emirati government ...

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 ...