AU Chancellor Joins QS I∙GAUGE International Advisory Board

Ajman University’s Chancellor, Dr. Karim Seghir, has accepted an invitation from QS Quacquarelli Symonds to join the International Advisory Board of the very first...

The Science of Strategy Execution: Creating Shared Value and Positive Impact

It is with great honor that I announce the launch of new science-The Science of Strategy Execution: Creating Shared Value and Positive Impact. It...
Sheikha Lubna: Close the Arab gender skills gap

Sheikha Lubna: ‘Close the Arab gender skills gap’

The design of educational programmes such that they meet the job market demands is essential to enhance employment among Arab women. Majors at educational...

QU to host Qatar University Arabic Debating Championship

Qatar University (QU) launched its upcoming Arabic debating championship at a press conference held on February 28. Details of the championship (March 2-6) were outlined...
Many graduates in the Middle East are not ready for the workplace

Many graduates in the Middle East are not ready for the workplace

Many graduates in the Middle East are not ready for the workforce and it is a reflection of the difficulty in the region’s university...
Places you shouldn’t miss out in Abu Dhabi

Places you shouldn’t miss out in Abu Dhabi

Editor’s pick: 3 places you should not miss when visiting this federal capital of the UAE! Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Covered in Macedonian marble, the...
The future of jobs and skills in the Middle East and North Africa

The future of jobs and skills in the Middle East and North Africa

The future of jobs The creative disruption brought about by the Fourth Industrial Revolution presents both a challenge and unique opportunity for the Middle East...
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Navigating the Middle East’s perfect storm

The youth population in the Middle East has been observed to be growing exponentially and is expected to increase by 40 percent by 2020....
Canadian University Dubai Professor Recognized as Best Professor in Architecture

Canadian University Dubai Professor Recognized as Best Professor in Architecture

Dr. Hamoud Dekkiche, Associate Professor and Chair of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering & Architecture has been awarded the highest degree of recognition from the...
Moving beyond the West: Academic Mobility in the Middle East and Egypt

Moving beyond the West: Academic Mobility in the Middle East and Egypt

For the past 15 years, countries in the Gulf region have embraced the higher education system of the West and witnessed a shift in...

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