Education

American Consultant Pinpoints Educational Takeaways from UAE

As an American education researcher and consultant based in Dubai, Allen Kenneth Schaidle is constantly comparing developments and achievements in the sphere of education....

Afterschool Programs Linked to Academic Confidence and Skills

Afterschool programs with positive, responsive, and organized environments can have academic benefits for students, finds a new study by NYU Steinhardt School of Culture,...

Dubai Rents vs. School Fees Report Shows 3-5% Decrease

3-5% decrease in fees at newly established schools With the addition of 10 new schools, Dubai now has 195 private schools Areas with...

How Economic Factors Influence Parenting Style

Settling on a parenting style is challenging. Is it better to be strict or more lenient? Have helicopter parents found the right approach to...

Abu Dhabi to Establish Frst Government Academy

Abu Dhabi is to become home to the first-of-its-kind Government Academy in the UAE. The launch came during the UAE Government Annual Meetings under...

High School Popularity May Lead to Anxiety in Later Life

Were you the cool kid in high school? High school popularity may take a toll on your mental health later on in life, according...

How Educational Preferences Differ in Advanced and Emerging Countries

Publics around the world disagree about which is more important to emphasize in school: creative thinking or basic academic skills and discipline. Here are four...

Cost of Education in UAE 2nd Highest Worldwide

When it comes to investing in a child's education, parents in Hong Kong spend the most; on average over $130,000 from primary school all...

New Educational Options at Dubai College of Tourism

With exam results season in progress, high school leavers across Dubai will be focused on taking their next steps towards their future careers. This...

MODUL University Dubai Empowers Students with Guaranteed Paid Internships

MODUL University Dubai bridges the skill-set gap between the industry and higher education by investing in its students’ careers through tailored trainings and...

2017’s Most Attractive Employers for Students

Global tech giants and accountants dominate students’ list of ideal employers, with Google and Apple ranked as the best places to work. The largest and...

Emirates Aviation University to Host Two Open Days

Emirates Aviation University will be hosting two Open Days to provide prospective students and their parents insight into the wide variety of courses on...

Does Money Affect Children’s Outcomes

Poorer children have worse cognitive, social-behavioural and health outcomes because they are poor, and not just because poverty is correlated with other household and...

“Camp Play” an initiative to give back by Univeristy Students

“Camp Play” starts from the 9th of July till the 3rd of August at Dubai Sports World, it's open to children from ages 6yrs...

Abu Dhabi Teen Launches Website to Help UAE students Conquer Career...

A teen in Abu Dhabi has launched CareerFear, a free online resource designed to help high school students in the UAE discover their future...

Dubai Culture Announces Summer Training Programme

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has announced its summer training programme through the...

Best Universities in the Arab World in 2017

In the 2017 snapshot ranking of higher education institutions in the Arab World, universities in Saudi Arabia have taken the top three positions. King Abdulaziz...

Arab Luxury World 2017 launches 1st global student competition

Arab Luxury World 2017, the Middle East’s leading luxury business conference, has launched its first ever Global Student Competition to showcase the views of...

Emirati Scholarship Programme Open for Applications

The Mohammed Bin Rashid Distinguished Students Programme is now accepting applications from Emirati students for the coming school year, which starts in September. Open to...

Emirates Aviation University Offers Scholarships

Emirates Aviation University has announced special offers on its tuition fees effective immediately and valid for registration by May 31st, 2017. The offers vary...

College of Engineering at UD Opens Its Doors with Full Scholarships

In order to promote academic excellence among distinguished students, the College of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of Dubai (CEIT-UD) is granting...

Dubai private schools permitted to increase fees

Once again, Dubai’s private schools have been permitted to increase their already quite high fees. Depending on their inspection rating, schools are allowed now...

2017 World’s Most International Universities

A new Times Higher Education ranks the world’s most international universities. A striking feature of the upper reaches of the 150-institution table is the...

Pricey Private Schools to Lead UAE Education Sector Growth into 2020

90% of additional 175,000 school seats to come from private sector Enrolment increases and continued quality improvement expected in K-12 although UAE is still behind...