Student Life

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 ...

East coast serves up hospitality career training

The Higher Colleges of Technology in Fujairah have teamed up with six east coast hotels to develop awareness amongst the students of the potential careers in the hospitality industry. Since commencing in February, the East Coast Hospitality Career Training Program program ...

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 ...

New fitness center for FMC

Fujairah Men’s College students are on the path to better health following the opening of a fitness center on campus. Special guests at the opening were Asian Games body building gold medallist Mohammed Zahmi, of Fujairah, and body building champion, coach ...

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 ...

Dubai Students Awarded at Film Competition

Students from the Applied Media Department of Dubai Men’s College have received top awards at the Emirates Film Competition 2008 in Abu Dhabi. Two of the award-winning documentaries, Educational Contrasts (Best UAE Short Documentary, Student, directed by Nasser Jaber) ...

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 ...