Faculty & Staff Achievements

HCT community embraces digital age with new bespoke Mobile App

The Higher Colleges of Technology (UAE’s largest higher education institution) has taken a giant step forward with its technology-based curriculum, launching its new HCT Mobile application. HCT Mobile is a free iPhone/iPad application, being a system-wide mobile initiative to aggregate ...

RAK Colleges celebrate their first EMBA cohort

The RAK Colleges recently celebrated the graduation of the first cohort of students in its Executive Masters of Business and Administration (EMBA) degree. The 20 students completed 12 courses on subjects including finance, management, statistics, marketing and leadership, after starting the program ...



RAK Colleges reveal name of new creative writing journal

The RAK Colleges Creative Writing Centre was established this year to identify potential authors among our student population and to offer these talented young writers a venue for publication through an annual creative writing journal. A competition was held to officially ...

Bachelor of Education students teach leadership

Nineteen students in the third year of the HCT’s Abu Dhabi Women’s College’s Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) program are guiding Foundation students through an international leadership course designed by the Global Education Leadership Foundation (tGELF). The Foundation’s Global Leadership program, a ...


SHCT hosts 6th Annual eLearning conference

On April 3, 2012, the 6th annual eLearning in Action conference took place at the Sharjah Higher Colleges of Technology. Over 320 educators, from the Higher Colleges of Technology and other educational institutions in the UAE, were in attendance. The theme of ...


SMC team wins HCT Foundations Quiz third year in a row

The Sharjah Men’s College quiz team, and a group of supporters, travelled to Al Ain on March 6 to participate in the HCT Foundations Quiz, a yearly event in which contestants from each college compete in seven different areas including ...