Faculty & Staff

HCT Chancellor visits Western Region Colleges

Madinat Zayed and Ruwais Colleges were proud to welcome the new Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) His Excellency Mohammad Omran Al Shamsi, to the Madinat Zayed campus recently, accompanied by Dr Tayeb Kamali, HCT Vice Chancellor. It is ...

High School Technology Days at Al Ain Colleges

The Al Ain Colleges Computer and Information Science (CIS) Programme department recently hosted a Technology Day for local high school students. Al Ain Women’s College hosted female High School students on Tuesday, 7 May, 2013 while the Al Ain Men’s College hosted ...


Sharjah HCT hosts Microsoft Teacher Education Initiative

The Microsoft Teacher Education Initiative was held at the Sharjah Higher Colleges of Technology on May 29. The event was co-hosted by Microsoft, SITE (the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education) and the Higher Colleges of Technology. The full-day event, ...

Western Region Colleges launch new iTunesU guide to Eportfolios

The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) in the Western Region is this week launching its new iTunesU guide to E-portfolios. In so doing it moves into the second phase of its Blackboard Board Learn (BBLearn)  E-portfolio roll-out. An E-portfolio is a place ...


Fujairah Women’s College hosts youngsters at Art Without Borders

“From Trash to Treasure” was the theme of Fujairah Women’s College Art Without Borders event this week for local Grade 4 students. Ten schools sent teams of budding artists to participate in an art competition.  Students worked with natural elements as well ...


Fresh is best as AD/KCWC embrace benefits of local produce

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi and Khalifa City Women’s Colleges (AD/KCWC) recently initiated a system to raise awareness of buying fresh, local fruit and vegetables. Students and staff at both Colleges were able visit a temporary stand to purchase ...