Faculty & Staff Achievements


HCT Applied Media students grab spotlight @ ADFF

The strength of the Higher Colleges of Technology’s Applied Communications & Media programs, and the prodigious talent of its students, was highlighted at the recent 2012 Abu Dhabi Film Festival with seven highly skilled students entering their work at the ...

Sharjah HCT celebrates opening of Al Mahara Training Center

On November 1, 2012, the Information Technology students at Sharjah Women’s College opened the Al Mahara Training Centre (AMTC), a special training center offering IT training courses for college staff and students, as well as the community at large. The opening ...

ADWC hosts International Educational Organization conference

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College recently hosted a conference of the International Educational Organization (IEO), presented by the IEO and the HCT’s Centre of Excellence for Applied Research & Training (CERT). Held under the patronage of His ...

HCT celebrates international accreditation for all Engineering Programs

The Higher Colleges of Technology’s suite of Engineering Programs has been awarded international accreditation from the prestigious US-based Accreditation Board for Engineering & Technology (ABET). As a result of the recent decision from ABET’s Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission, the HCT’s HD/BAS ...


HCT Al Ain Women’s College cares with new charity shop

On Monday, October 22  a significant event took place at the Higher Colleges of Technology Al Ain Women’s College with the official opening of the college Charity Shop. Bachelor students (currently enrolled in the Community Service Learning program at the college) collected ...

Fulbright Academy delegates visit Sharjah HCT

On Tuesday, October 2, 45 Fulbright academics and alumni from around the globe made a visit to the Sharjah Higher Colleges of Technology (Sharjah HCT) on the sidelines of the 7th Annual Fulbright Academy of Science & Technology Conference. The 4-day ...


Orientation handbook gets the Apple treatment at AAWC

To mark the beginning of the ‘iPads in Education’ initiative across higher education institutions in the UAE, the Al Ain Women’s College has this year given its student orientation handbook a new look. Members of the orientation committee, Paul Nolan and ...