Findings from Labbrand’s recent survey also indicate an inherent paradox embodied in the nature of tertiary education today. Multiple market forces are creating pull and push tensions, which appear contradictory and difficult to manage. Catering for a diverse international,...
Start early on, allow your children to dream and yourself an easy retired life As Warren Buffet put it aptly, "Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” Diapers and car seats will eventually...
There are many different ways that children can learn, and the educators at Rising School in Dubai are constantly exploring ways to engage with students in a hands-on and meaningful way. That is one of the reasons why they...
The recent revolts in the Middle East gave rise to very committed young citizen journalists who sweat to deliver news to the masses. Background This recent trend of citizen journalists has really shaped the way people use and perceive the media....
Recognizing the importance of investing in human capital, the Kuwaiti government has announced its plans to spend more than USD 1 billion over a period of five years to improve educational facilities in the country. A statement by Mohammad Al-Sayegh,...
Can creativity be taught? Here's the deal; I make it a habit to read at least two articles a day about technology advancements. Most of these articles talk about upgrades for existing inventions. For example, TVs are getting bigger, thinner...
The Nyota Fund makes a positive impact on the lives of hopeful young students in the Ngara District of Kagera Region in Tanzania, which borders Burundi and Rwanda. The Nyota Fund works exclusively in the education sector, raising funds in...
In the recent years, job obsolescence has been a site for debate and discussion among most developed countries. In the past, reports of the death of human jobs have often been greatly exaggerated, and technology has created a lot...
EdArabia's latest study on schooling around the world gives an overview of the state of education and literacy in some parts of the world. Education is fundamental to growth and development. Education is one crucial resource for kids all over the world....
Are you an MBA? Your average global 10-year ROI is $390,751. -Latest research reveals record demand for MBA graduates -Huge demand for MBA graduates in China and India Masters in Business Administration or the MBA is not just a degree. Latest...
Abu Dhabi-based Aldar Education group welcomes hundreds of new staff ahead of the new school year • More than 650 new teachers have been employed to work within the Aldar...
The private education market in the Middle East is the fastest growing in the world. With an increasing number of international schools being built, strong population growth and continued economic expansion, the value of the GCC private education market...
They coined the term corporate slavery for a reason. Corporations around the world thrive upon the talents and enthusiasm of young graduates who are eager to submit their loyalty and hard earned degrees, to contribute to the profits of the...
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced his government's aim of establishing the UAE as a global 'centre of excellence' for Arabic language. The major announcement was made at...
Over the recent years, several schools, colleges and universities have aimed at providing international students smooth experiences in all aspects of their life while transitioning to Dubai. Dubai attracts more international students due to its positive international reputation, access and...
Emirates NBD, the leading banking group in the region, announced today the launch of a new partnership agreement with Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU), to provide a convenient solution for tuition fee payments. Students can now pay their fees...
Time management is key during the summer season as it is time for the Board examinations, vocational courses and all other summer activities. Recipe Background/Snapshot of final dish Different people have different learning characteristics. Personalities are shaped by three different learning...
Job preparation needs to start earlier than university for students to have adequate skills for the workplace School systems in the Gulf region need to start equipping students with employable skills at grade 8, much earlier than thought, in order...
The Ministry of Higher Education in Saudi Arabia claims that there has been a sharp growth in university enrollment largely because of an increase in the income levels of Saudi families and greater interest among women to pursue tertiary...
Artificial Intelligence in education is poised to be the next big thing in the MENA region as well. Wait for our updates on this business opportunity for firms in MENA. Read on for some information from India  India's premium Business...
InfoComm MEA 2013, Co-Located at GITEX, Displays Cutting Edge Educational Technology, Helping Organisations Affordably Reach Larger Audiences Universities, schools and corporations are bracing for a surge in demand for technology that facilitates education, according to a Singapore-based technology expert. In the...
Sabari Indian School experiences iPads first hand - creates unique learning opportunities through the Power of ‘Sound, Motion, Touch’ Technology has become predominant in today’s educational system. Educators have realised the benefits that technology can offer in the classroom. In...
UAE's Vice President and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Tuesday launched a AED1bn ($272m) initiative to improve technology in the country's schools. Sheikh Mohammed, also the ruler of Dubai, announced the initiative at the launch of...
Masdar Institute’s YFEL Members and 6 Ladakhi Students Gather in Leh for 8-Day Workshop on ‘Energy Access, Ethics and Development’ in India Nobel Laureate Dalai Lama has commended members of the Young Future Energy Leaders (YFEL), an outreach program by Masdar...
Enrolment for MBA could never have been easier. With dropping admission numbers, institutions are counting their applicant numbers and there seem seats for everyone. According to new data from the Graduate Management Admission Council, which administers the Graduate Management Admission...
The early childhood development at Masterminds Education boosts children’s learning experience and outcomes Education ideally starts from a very young age and, in the UAE, many children make their first foray into it by attending a nursery. The favorable demand...
Stefano Colli-Lanzi is one the staffing gurus of the modern corporate structure. The founder and CEO of the Italy-based Gi Group is also a professor of business economics at the Milan Catholic University in Italy. While Colli-Lanzi likes to maintain...
Education sector benefits from Dubai’s growth as the capital of the Islamic Economy Sunny Varkey rings the bell to celebrate listing of GEMS Education Sukuk on NASDAQ Dubai GEMS Education today celebrated the listing of a 200 million dollar (AED 735...
International educational providers need to keep up with the pace of change driven by the evolving needs of their new global audiences. Middle class parents in emerging economies which now constitute majority of buyers of international education are sophisticated,...
Arab Knowledge Economies Require More Effective Skills Formation Systems to Generate High Skill, High Wage Employment. As Arab countries pursue knowledge-based economic development, national skill formation policies require significant rethinking, says a new report from Tahseen Consulting in collaboration with...