The UAEU pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai launched the “Enhancing Students Skills” program as one of the main activities of the pavilion.
The program first began in November 2021 and it will continue until March 2022.
Prof. Ahmed Ali Murad - Associate Provost for Research, and Deputy Commissioner-General of the UAEU pavilion - explained that the program is an educational program within an integrated interactive training environment that helps the student to be creative and innovative. There are various program topics that align with the pavilion's slogan, "University of the Future".
The program aims at enhancing and empowering students' skills and linking them to the labour market, in line with the university's vision of the importance of building pioneering national cadres for the future and meeting the country's aspirations in preparation for the next fifty years.
While taking into account the diversity in the quality and presentation of training courses, the program was designed by faculty members and researchers at the university. Motivation has been adopted as an important tool in communicating information. These programs take into account the future agility and dynamism that guarantee high-quality educational outcomes in a manner that ensures the student's ability to adapt quickly to changes in the labour market. The program's themes focus on: personal effectiveness, leadership, critical thinking, importance of quality of life, and machine learning. The university students from various colleges will participate in these training programs, with an average of 20 students per program.
News Source: UAE Expo Newsletters