His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, the Representative of the Ruler in the Western Region, praised the support of UAE leadership His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan for education and His Highness’s intention to make education a top priority in the nation’s continuous progress.
He also asserted the keenness of His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahayan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on providing a motivating environment that promotes excellence and fair competition among students to achieve a quality education that is commensurate with Abu Dhabi Vision 2030, and aligns with the educational strategy that the UAE is pursuing to develop an educational system that is placed among the top five worldwide.
That was during His Highness’s introduction at Al Nakheel Palace last night to Baynounah Technical Complex that is part of ADVETI and which was completed recently in Madinat Zayed and which will inaugurate its first year by next September.
He acclaimed the support and assistance enjoyed by educational institutes at all levels by the Supreme Leadership of the nation citing the wise vision of the founder and builder of The UAE His Highness the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan who opened all the gates of science and learning to all Emiratis.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan praised the high level of scientific institutions and facilities at the Baynounah Technical Complex. He commended Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute for the availability of all the scientific and human resources facilities necessary to ensure the best workflow, particularly in light of the rising demand of students’ enrollment in technical and vocational training in the country, which reveals a great success for the national role carried out by ACTVET, to achieve this strategic and noteworthy goal. His highness requested ADVETI to open institutes in the Western Region cities.
His Highness valued the ADVETI’s initiatives in the development of the Western Region, mainly in the educational and technical training, and the significant commitment to build the student’s personality through unique projects carried out at the Institute.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has seen a detailed presentation about the Baynounah complex presented by Engineer Hussain Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training, and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute. He explained that the complex accommodates about 3,500 students from local citizens looking for a bright future in all science, engineering, and technology fields required in the future, and to achieve the aspirations of leadership in young men and women.
Eng Hussein Al Hammadi, of the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training, works under the direct guidance from HH Gen. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to meet the directives of the leadership to expand technical and vocational education in all parts of the country in order to reach the top prospects in various fields of engineering and technology that is compatible with the requirements of the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 and the strategic Plan for the state in 2021. The meeting was attended by Mubarak Saeed Al Shamsi, Deputy Director General of the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Institute, Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute.
Eng. Hussain Al Hammadi, the DG of ACTVET, has added that the complex will include a new branch of Fatima College of Health Sciences (FCHS) which will offer a new B.Sc. degree in five important specialisations including Pharmacy, Nursing, and Radiography and Medical Imaging. Also included is the Abu Dhabi Polytechnic College with a different qualification model which includes a B.Sc. degree in Renewable Energy and B.Sc. in Petrochemical Industries. Also the complex will include a new branch of the Secondary Technical School with its Advanced Science program. It can accommodate high caliber students from excelling and talented young UAE nationals; they will be capable of meeting the requirements of the development of the UAE in all fields of engineering, medical and technological, plus STS and Baynounah Institute of Science and Technology, which indicates how keen the UAE Leadership are for the ambitions of the U.A.E. citizens.