QF unveils new vision for its higher education ecosystem

QF unveils new vision for its higher education ecosystem

Qatar Foundation has unveiled a new vision for its higher education ecosystem – designed to make it more innovative, collaborative, and equipped to ensure Qatar’s youth have the skills to succeed in the jobs of the future.

Covid-19 to accelerate shifts in higher education

Covid-19 to accelerate shifts in higher education

In the backdrop of recent health pandemic, the social and conventional media has been contemplating the emergence of new world order and the likely shift of power from West to East.

QF-sponsored research points to innovative models in higher education

QF-sponsored research points to innovative models in higher education

International experts highlighted the challenges in higher education at an online panel hosted Monday by Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) to discuss a Qatar Foundation-commissioned research report.

Qatar, Malaysia discuss co-operation in higher education sector and research

Qatar, Malaysia discuss co-operation in higher education sector and research

The first meeting of the Joint Working Group of Qatar and Malaysia on Monday discussed co-operation in higher secondary education and issues prevailing in the sector.

Applications for higher studies scholarship on the rise, says Ministry

Applications for higher studies scholarship on the rise, says Ministry

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education received more than 750 applications for the government scholarships, according to the official website.

'About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women'

'About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women'

About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women, said HE the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lolwah Alkhater.

Germany mulls setting up higher education facility in Qatar

Germany mulls setting up higher education facility in Qatar

Germany is exploring the chances of setting up a higher level educational institute or university in Qatar, ambassador Hans-Udo Muzel said on Monday.

QU jumps to 35th in THE emerging economies university rankings

QU jumps to 35th in THE emerging economies university rankings

The inclusion of QU in the THE Emerging Economies University Rankings is a "significant achievement, meaning it is one of the top 378 institutions in the 42 countries included in the ranking", the university said.

City College to start classes from September 2

City College to start classes from September 2

City College will start its programmes in Qatar on September 2 with a High National Certificate in Business and High National Diploma in six business specialisations.

University of Aberdeen's AFG College officially opened

University of Aberdeen's AFG College officially opened

Dr Sheikha Aisha bint Faleh al-Thani, founder and chairperson of the Al Faleh Group, and Prof Sir Ian Diamond, principal and vice chancellor of the University of Aberdeen, co-hosted the opening ceremony.

Education ministry achieves 80% Qatarisation in public schools

Education ministry achieves 80% Qatarisation in public schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education revealed the Qatarisation of nearly 80% of the senior and middle positions in public schools at the level of academic and administrative deputies and co-ordinators.

QU comes 77 in ranking of top 300 universities in Asia

QU comes 77 in ranking of top 300 universities in Asia

Qatar University (QU) has been placed 77 in the Times Higher Education (THE) Asia University Rankings 2017. The list ranks the 300 top universities in the Asia region.