ABU DHABI, 6th June, 2023 (WAM) — His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the Education and Human Resources Council, today attended a A ceremony commemorating graduates of its scholarship program at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center.
The ceremony titled “Thank you, we compete globally” was also attended by Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Education Ahmed Belhur Farah Dr. Si, Sheikh Shahbout bin Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of State Zaki Nusseibeh, Cultural Advisor to the President of the UAE and Rector of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) and the Ministry of Education some senior officials.
During the ceremony, a total of 360 scholarship program alumni were honored, 69% of undergraduate graduates and 69% of postgraduate representatives. 31%.
The Ministry of Education provides scholarships to UAE nationals for postgraduate and undergraduate programs to study abroad at accredited universities designated by the Ministry based on established criteria.
Addressing the ceremony, Al Falasi emphasized that the Ministry of Education is keen to continue developing the scholarship program in a way that meets contemporary needs.
“Scholarship recipients must distinguish themselves with their perspective and their willingness to consider all new concepts and opportunities, as they represent the message of civilization that their country is sending from the country they learn from. They should have the national, personal, Leadership and intellectual qualities,” he added.
More than 900 male and female students from the UAE’s outstanding youth elite are now participating in the scholarship programme.
Scholarship recipients are spread across multiple degrees at world-leading universities, including bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate and associate degrees.