The Institute of Management Technology Dubai welcomed Professor. Ahmed Farahat from the Ministry of Higher Education in Egypt , Dr. Adel Abdel Aziz Cultural Attaché of Egypt in the UAE, and Dr. Alaa Garad Director ECOL & Co-Chairman OLC MENA to learn more of IMT Dubai and discuss higher education in the UAE, Egypt and the region in general.
Professor Cedwyn Fernandes, CEO at IMT Dubai presented IMT Dubai‘s journey and the development of the higher education sector in the UAE. He commented that “This meeting was constructive for IMT Dubai to develop relationships with higher education accreditation bodies of countries”. Professor. Ahmed Farahat provided an overview of higher education in Egypt and discussed the challenges of introducing vocational education courses. The delegation had a tour of the campus and interacted with IMT students.