International Experience

Dubai’s global villager returns

The prestigious Global Village for Future Leaders of Business and Industry program at Lehigh University in the USA has again changed the life of one HCT student. This year, Dubai Men’s College student Rashid Al Maftoul was selected to participate in ...



Voice of young Arabs heard by world leaders

A Higher Colleges of Technology student and 19 other students from across the globe were given the chance to impress their ideas upon world leaders at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East held in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt ...

Business Students Meet Dalai Lama on UK Visit

A group of Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) business students on a Barclays Leadership program to the UK had an unexpected encounter with the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet who was in London on a peace mission. SWC Student Council ...

Fujairah continues work with Phi Theta Kappa

Three Fujairah Women’s College students traveled to Philadelphia recently as part of their work with international honor society, Phi Theta Kappa. Fujairah Colleges chartered the first chapter of this organization in the Middle East in 2006. Last year, the Fujairah Colleges’ ...

Leadership qualities lead students to Oxford

Fourteen HCT students participated in an eight day orientation program at Oxford University in the United Kingdom to learn about its history and academic integrity. The male and female bachelor and higher diploma students participated in roundtable discussion sessions and lectures ...

HCT students Oxford-bound

Twelve HCT students will commence an eight day orientation program at Oxford University in the United Kingdom this week to learn its history and academic integrity. The male and female bachelor and higher diploma students will participate in roundtable discussion sessions and lectures ...

HCT’s Top Students in China

Twelve Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) students are currently participating in a two-week training program in China, with telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies. The computer networking and electronic engineering students from the HCT’s Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah Men’s Colleges ...

AAWC’s First Overseas Work Experience Student Returns

The first student from Al Ain Women’s College to undertake work experience overseas has just returned from four weeks of work experience in Belgium. Second year Higher Diploma Business student Nora Saeed worked as a trainee at Conrad Hotel in Brussels ...