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UOWD IN THE NEWS - 2017

E-crimes of the 21st century

by The Daily Star

More than half the users of social media sites who are children and young adults regularly fall prey to identity theft. More...

Dubai Trade Recognises 9th e-Services Excellence Awards winners

by Marasi News

HE Al Saleh and Al Bastaki honoured the winners of the 9th ESEA in recognition of their excellences. More...

Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018 to be held at Al Maktoum Solar Park

by Emirates Business 

UOWD to participate in the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018. More...

UOWD launches new MBA programme

by Gulf Today 

UOWD has announced the introduction of a new Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) programme. More...

University of Wollongong in Dubai announces major investment in campus expansion

by Zawya.com, ME Construction News, Construction Week Online, 

The University of Wollongong in Dubai has announced plans to transform its campus facilities with a 200,000 sq. ft. expansion. More...

UOWD's outstanding alumni honoured at Alumni Awards Ceremony

by Dubai PR Network

UOWD recently honoured some of their outstanding past students who have significantly contributed to the field of professional development, social impact and research and innovation, at Alumni Awards ceremony. More...

UOWD's outstanding alumni honoured at Alumni Awards Ceremony

by Dubai PR Network

UOWD recently honoured some of their outstanding past students who have significantly contributed to the field of professional development, social impact and research and innovation, at Alumni Awards ceremony. More...

UOWD launches its prestigious Executive MBA program at business networking event

by Dubai PR Network

The prestigious new Executive MBA program of the University of Wollongong in Dubai was officially launched recently at a business breakfast held in Dubai. . More...

Skyline University College (SUC) Garnered their 10th Championship Title at the 18th Skyline Inter-University Cricket Tournament

by Dubai PR Network 

Eleven other universities from the UAE participated in the tournament including the University of Wollongong in Dubai. More...

Gender balance, diversity at workplace achievable

by Gulf Today, Dubai PR Network, CPI Financial

A top level panel on Thursday said gender equilibrium in the workplace is possible.. . More...

10th Annual DIAC Career Fair enables the development and growth of students

by iDubai News

The Annual DIAC Career Fair has evolved into the biggest and most coveted student career event in the region. More...

Dubai is a modern city, built for business

by Arabian Business.com

Why events are a key plank in the emirate’s transition towards a knowledge-based economy . More...

UAE Public Policy Forum: Experts Concur Innovation Must be Central to All Educational Programs

by Go Dubai

As part of the first UAE Public Policy Forum currently underway in Dubai, a session titled “Celebrating Innovation” saw experts discussing the rapidly evolving role of innovation and technology in education. More...

Healthcare research delegation visits Gulf Medical University

by Khaleej Times

The healthcare research delegation included a host of esteemed dignitaries from the medical education, healthcare and business sectors, including representatives from renowned institutions. More...

Technology used to target UAE’s cheating students

by The National, iDubai News

Cheating has been around as long as universities themselves – from the age-old habit of sneaking notes into exams to more modern methods of deception.. More...

There is a need for passionate teachers

by The Free Press Journal

Teachers should have respect for students, and be willing to adopt change without making any ethical compromises. More...

Students show the way ahead for RTA

by Khaleej Times

A social networking app, inspired by Facebook, that encourages the use of public transport won at the inaugural RTA (Roads and Transport Authority) Transport Hackathon event. More...

The inaugural edition of ‘Future Cities Show’ 2017 to kick off on Sunday

by Gulf News

The inaugural edition of the ‘Future Cities Show’ will kick off on Sunday in Dubai World Trade Centre. More...

Are millennials in the UAE living beyond their means?

by Khaleej Times

Keen to tick all the boxes of luxe living, many youngsters are spending on experiences they cannot really afforde. More...

Over 50 leading companies connect with over 420 students at UOWD's annual career fair

by Zawya

Keen to tick all the boxes of luxe living, many youngsters are spending on experiences they cannot really afford. More...

UOWD receives accreditation

by The Gulf Today

UOWD's Master of Business (Marketing) degree has been awarded full accreditation by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). More...

University of Wollongong in Dubai launches Executive MBA Women in Leadership Gender Parity Scholarship

by Zawya

UOWD announced a new ‘Executive MBA Women in Leadership Gender Parity Scholarship’ as part of its strategy to advance women’s leadership in the upper tiers of the corporate structure in the UAE. More...

Farm research centre set for Dubai

by Gulf News

University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) inks deal with Plantagon to build urban agri-hub. More...

Gulf Education: Why big data skills are in demand

by Gulf News

UAE universities are launching programmes in response to a growing requirement for graduates with coding and analytic skills. More...

AIM Startup 2017 announces three start-ups as winners of the first edition

by Middle East Today

The first edition of AIM Startup, which was organised in conjunction with the seventh edition of the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), named three start-ups as the winners of the Startup Pitch Competition. More...

Varsity unveils Gender Parity Scholarship

by The Gulf Today

UOWD announced a new ‘Executive MBA Women in Leadership Gender Parity Scholarship’ . More...

Young ideas in action at UAE’s 2017 Imagine Cup

by The National

With smart cities theming the 2017 competition, Dubai traffic inspired University of Wollongong’s Bass team to second place. More...

Dubai Supreme Council of Energy and DEWA organise 1st international workshop for Solar Decathlon Middle East

by Dotemirates.com

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Supreme Council of Energy in Dubai and MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity Authority (DEWA), has inaugurated the first international workshop for the Solar Decathlon Middle East (SDME). More...

Student part-time work visas strengthen Dubai as an international education hub

by Zawya, Dotemirates, Dubai PR Network, Gulf Digital News

Leading educators, industry experts and key stakeholders in Dubai gathered at the U-IP Forum to discuss the impact of the new part-time student work regulation. More...

XTrade launches university outreach program on responsible online trading

by AL Press

XTrade held a series of interactive workshops to educate university students in the UAE on the essentials of responsible online trading. More...

UOWD Eyes Enrollment Boom As Dubai Market Matures

by Forbes Middle East

The aim is to get our students to have a global experience and that is what we are working on right now.. More...

Entrepreneur Middle East's Achieving Women 2017: Dr. Raja Al Gurg

by Entrepreneurs Middle East

Dr Al Gurg insistent on women making the most of their capabilities.. More...

UOWD team showcases innovative sustainable projects at UAE's first Future Cities Show

by Gulf Today, Zawya

University's innovative projects trigger interest from key industry players.. More...

Pay for an essay? Academic dishonesty is a thing!

by Khaleej Times

Universities are keeping an eye out for plagiarism.. More...

10 schools attend Robotics contest

by Khaleej Times, NewsDog

Children from as young as eight took part in the robotics challenge.. More...

 

My UAE: Faisal Abdulqader has chosen the easel life

by DotEmirates

Emirati artist Faisal Abdulqader prefers to shed light on the more traditional side of the city through his oil paintings.  More...
 

Focus: Reluctant adults

by Gulf News

Parents and teachers need to step up.  More...
 

UOWD’s Masters in Logistics Programme receives triple accreditation status

by Gulf  Today

UOWD's Master of Science in Logistics receives accreditation from CILT-UK.  More...

 

UOWD student wins Best Paper award for research on Soft Power in UAE at international at academic conference

by Go Dubai, Dubai PR Network

The winning research was on “Films as a soft power source for the UAE”.  More...
 

UOWD graduate’s smart invention to aid respiratory patients

by The Gulf Today, Gulf News, DotEmirates, TravelWireNews, Zawya

New innovative invention which can save lives and money by using Artificial Intelligence.  More...

 

Virtual training is so real for future bosses

by DotEmirates

How much of a role can the digital realm have in leadership training, enhancing and preparing future bosses?  More...
 

MBRSG launches ‘UAE public policy perspectives’ book

by Emirates News

The book highlights the pioneering and unique experience of the UAE in several strategic areas.  More...

 

Many pupils have 'little intention' of pursuing science or technology career, survey finds

by The National 

But science push in government schools could pique interest.  More...