Muaz Shabandri

UAE student perfects unique robot design

DUBAI — Building a robot is not every student’s obsession, but Hassan Shariq is not one of those students. A mechanical engineering student, Hassan perfected a unique robot that can travel over any terrain while changing its shape.

11 years ago

Education

Career in making people look good

Fancy a career in making people look beautiful? Or even better, working in a top class spa as a spa therapist. Beauty education is fast taking shape as a lucrative option for students all over the world as specialised training centres are opening up for students in the UAE.

Education11 years ago

IHT ‘Middle East with Reuters’ edition launched

DUBAI — It’s been 113 years since the first International Herald Tribune (IHT) newspaper went on sale and throughout the decades, it has aimed to provide readers with information they demand. From Thursday, it started offering a little different package: It launched a special ‘Middle East with Reuters’ edition.

11 years ago

Focus on research in UAE universities

Several universities in the UAE are shifting focus to include research-based programmes in their latest course offerings. Thriving on a growing need to improve the quality of research in the region, a growing number of students are undertaking research in an attempt to better understand the social, political and institutional problems facing the region.

11 years ago

Getting down to business

In the backdrop of a global economic slowdown, many business schools across the country are redesigning their syllabus to groom students and help them cope with a withering employment market.

11 years ago

Education

Getting down to business

In the backdrop of a global economic slowdown, many business schools across the country are redesigning their syllabus to groom students and help them cope with a withering employment market.

Education11 years ago

A glimpse into the past

DUBAI — When Yoshio Kawashima visited Dubai in 1962, little did he know about the value of the photographs he would click back then.

11 years ago

Focus on school essentials

DUBAI — Getting kids back to school can be expensive as parents have to buy the latest runners, designer jeans and new gadgets that are costlier by the year.

11 years ago