Education

Thirty-three high-achieving Emirati secondary school students have been selected to participate in the rigorous 18-month NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) Summer Academy enrichment program as recipients of the 2019 Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Scholarship for Outstanding High School Students. They were selected based on academic achievement, English-language comprehension, leadership and interpersonal skills, and potential for growth and improvement.

Asian University for Women (AUW) and Tawakkol Karman Foundation (TKF) jointly announced a scholarship for 50 qualified young women from Yemen to attend Asian University for Women in Chittagong. Starting this year, the scholarship expands AUW’s mission to provide quality higher education for young women who are from conflict-affected countries, adding Yemen to existing student recruitment in Afghanistan, Myanmar, Syria, and Palestine.

Abu Dhabi University (ADU), an internationally recognized academic institution for quality education and applied research, honored its faculty members and staff for their outstanding performance and achievements with a special dinner.

The university that is set to shake up design education here in the Middle East and globally, the Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation (DIDI), has appointed Carlos Montana, Mirko Daneluzzo, Raffi Tchakerian and Sayjel Vijay Patel and as part of its faculty ahead of opening this September.

IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) today launched the Middle East application process for its annual Student Leadership Conference (SLC) event.