The U.A.E. Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research’s accrediting body, the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA), has extended initial accreditation to the NYIT master’s of science in Information, Network, and Computer Security (M.S.-INCS). NYIT-Abu Dhabi is now accepting applications for this highly sought degree. Read more.
Students at NYIT-Abu Dhabi participated this week in “Corporate Challenge 2014,” a case study competition sponsored by Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX). “Corporate Challenge” is a competition where teams of two students perform fieldwork on a case study prepared by the School of Management (SoM) and a local financial organization—in this case, ADX. More.
NYIT-Abu Dhabi was recently recognized by senior officials including the UAE’s Minister of International Cooperation and Development, Her Excellency Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi (above). More.
NYIT students and staff spent three days this week greeting young people at Abu Dhabi’s major annual career and education fair, Najah. Najah (“success” in Arabic) was opened by His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, and took place 28-30 October. NYIT-Abu Dhabi’s Director of Marketing and Recruitment Sarah El Gohary and her team spent all day, every day interacting with some of the thousands of young high school and college-age students who attended the fair. More. See more photos.
The United Arab Emirates Higher Education and Scientific Research Commission of Academic Accreditation has approved the NYIT-Abu Dhabi Instructional Technology program. NYIT-Abu Dhabi will begin offering a Master of Science (M.S.) degree program in Instructional Technology this fall. Read more about this new program offering.