UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
WEBINARS FOR U.S. COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST)
The United Arab Emirates is …. the leading place of origin, and by a wide margin the ….among Middle Eastern countries, for students coming to the United States to pursue higher education. According to Open Doors, there are over 2,500 Emirati students in the U.S. with the majority who are funded by the Ministry of Education or the other scholarship granting institutions in the UAE.
Lana Ayyash, EducationUSA at the U.S. Consulate General Dubai, Rowan Atiya, EducationUSA Adviser at the U.S. Embassy in Abu Dhabi, and Karen Bauer, EducationUSA Regional Educational Advising Coordinator (REAC), are pleased to provide an education briefing to U.S. universities about recruiting in United Arab Emirates and share updates about the UAE scholarship program.