Education in the UAE
The UAE has just set up a new council to upgrade education in the country, after educational authorities in Dubai gave schools in the city a bad report card.
June 8, 2009 6:20 by kippreport
The country provides free education in public schools for UAE nationals. It also offers them scholarship facilities for Bachelors and Masters programs in the UAE and to pursue their education at universities worldwide.
The requirements for the worldwide program include an undergraduate degree with a minimum overall 3.0 Grade Point Average, a 213 computer-based TOEFL score and three years of work experience. If selected, the program provides full tuition fees, a monthly salary of $1,700 (AED6,250), an annual round trip ticket to Dubai, health insurance, money for books and clothing, among other things.