UAE President appoints heads of federal universities

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Federal decrees naming three distinguished individuals as heads of federal universities were issued today by President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

The decrees appointed Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, as Chancellor of UAE University. Dr Maitha Al Shamsi, UAE Minister of State, was named President of Zayed University, while Mohammad Hassan Omran Al Shamsi was designated Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology with the rank of minister.