Ministry introduces compulsory courses for universities

All government and private universities and higher education institutions will include ‘innovation and business leadership’ as part of their curriculum starting from January 2016, reports Emirates 24/7.

This was announced by the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, which will partner with Leland Stanford University from the United States. According to the ministry, the ‘innovation and business leadership’ curriculum will be compulsory for all higher education institutions across the nation.

The first stage of the project will include the innovation and business leadership forum from 22 to 23 November at which seven experts from Stanford University are to speak about the issue.
Full report on the Emirates 24/7 site