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UAE Education costs AED 1 mn per child

New insight from Zurich – Middle East has found that the cost of putting one child through education from pre-school through to university costs AED 938,599 (USD 255,749). This marks the second consecutive year that education from pre-school through to university could cost families in the UAE almost AED1 million per child.   The figure … Continue reading UAE Education costs AED 1 mn per child

Abu Dhabi University Partners with HBR

Abu Dhabi University’s College of Business and Haykal Media Company (HMC), the publisher of Harvard Business Review Arabia (HBRA) have signed a knowledge partnership agreement that allows both parties to develop joint research projects on business and management topics of interest to the region’s business leaders and readers through HBRA.     As part of … Continue reading Abu Dhabi University Partners with HBR

DREI Launches 2nd Real Estate Master’s

Dubai Real Estate Institute (DREI), the educational arm of Dubai Land Department (DLD), has announced the launch of a second edition of its real estate master’s programme for 2017. The launch of the new course follows the overwhelming success of the first edition, which was organised in cooperation with the University of Salford, UK, and … Continue reading DREI Launches 2nd Real Estate Master’s

World’s first ‘AI-based’ online learning

VFS Edu Support Services Pvt. Ltd., the education services arm of VFS Global, today announced a partnership with award-winning UK-based Edtech Oxademy Technologies and its subsidiary Oxademy Business School to form the new global digital learning platform ‘VFS-Oxademy’.   VFS-Oxademy will offer a first-of-its-kind knowledge-driven artificial intelligence (AI) cloud infrastructure called OX360 which identifies each … Continue reading World’s first ‘AI-based’ online learning

Standing out from the crowd key

The competitive and transient nature of the Middle East expat community lends itself to candidates adopting a perfect blend of self-verification and authenticity in order to stand out among candidates. This is according to the latest research by Daniel Cable, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, London Business School.     The research explores whether individuals who … Continue reading Standing out from the crowd key

On Being Aware by Jayasri

How many of us actually observe our surroundings with complete attention? We take things around us for granted without understanding or enjoying the uniqueness of the experience. Let’s come together to explore this uniqueness. Jayasri will lead this hands-on workshop, which will include group-work, discussions, out of the box thinking, and it is appropriate for … Continue reading On Being Aware by Jayasri

English in the Workplace

What does English in the workplace even mean? Organisations often struggle with poor customer service, and they are constantly looking for a “quick fix”. What is not always obvious is that many employees actually need help with their English and confidence in order to communicate effectively with customers. As adults, it becomes more and more … Continue reading English in the Workplace

  Dubai English Community     Envision hosts Dubai English Community once a month as a way for members of the community to enjoying using their English in a natural and creative environment. Past Dubai English Community meetups have involved:     Mime and the performing arts Sustainability Trekking the 7 Summit Strategising your life … Continue reading

IELTS introductory demo lesson

Do you need to take the IELTS exam? Do you want to learn the basics of IELTS before signing up for IELTS test preparation? We are offering a free IELTS presentation/lesson, which will cover the basics of the IELTS exam. During this lesson, you will learn about the different IELTS skills and strategies needed in … Continue reading IELTS introductory demo lesson

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Sustainability page

Please like our Facebook page based around sustainability for educators. This is a place to find interesting articles and other resources. Click on Read More for the link. Thank you from the Envision Team!