The urgent shift to coronavirus studies had positive effects for Qatar’s medical research institutions, but at a cost to work in other areas.
International and Arab academics and leaders discussed the role of technology and the future of higher education in a rapidly changing post-pandemic world
Qatar Foundation provided pre-university scholarships to nine members of the team who fled to Doha in August. They’re already busy building robots.
As climate change and coastal development contribute to a decline in fisheries, researchers at Qatar University seek to mitigate the damage.
Al-Fanar Media has updated its database of internationally accredited universities and academic programs in the Arab world. This searchable tool now lists nearly 750 programs and institutions.
When it comes to deciding where to enroll, many students say international accreditation matters, an informal poll by Al-Fanar Media found.
Warmth and generosity are qualities inherent in teachers that cannot be replaced by technology, writes a professor of history.
A recent study concluded that American branch campuses cost Gulf countries more than they get in return. But some scholars dispute that finding.
Covid-19 forced medical schools to shift much of their training to virtual platforms. That posed challenges for students and faculty.