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University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) Launched Abu Bakr Rauf Memorial Scholarship

University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) delivering Bradford Foundations’ grant to the students in need on 5th January 2020, the Planning and External Relations Office in UCAS celebrated the handover of Abu Baker-Bradford grant that provide financial assistance to eleven in need students. At the beginning of the meeting, Mr. Hatem Abu Sultan the International

UCAS participated in the Launch event of HELIOS project

UCAS participated in the lunch event and kick-off meeting of HELIOS project, (enHancing thE sociaL Inclusion Of neetS). HELIOS project is funded by the European Union (EU) under the ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Program, for three years 2019-2022. HELIOS aims to provide curricula for innovative-targeted skills training courses oriented towards specific needs of the labor market

Bingöl University hosted a lecturer from UCAS within MEVLÂNÂ Program

The University College of Applied Sciences has exchanged the academic lecturer Sami Akela with Bingöl University in Turkiey for two weeks as part of the academic exchange agreement, that funded by the Turkish MEVLÂNÂ Academic Exchange Program. From his part, Dr. Tamer Eshtawi, the Vice Rector for External Relations, expressed UCAS willingness to Communicate with

BITPAL organized the final workshop on “Evaluation of Curriculum Development Process”

On 12 October 2019, University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) organized the final workshop on “Evaluation of Curriculum Development Process” in framework of Erasmus+ KA2 CBHE project “Boosting Innovation in Curricula Development of Information Technology programs in Palestine (BITPAL)”. Participants from BITPAL partners: University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS), Islamic University of Gaza (IUG), Al-Azhar University

Improving skills for skilled crews in the contracting and building field

The University College of Applied Sciences (program that targeting the academics and technicians in the elevators UCAS) has conducted an advanced vocational training fields, refrigeration and air conditioning, and maintenance of electronic panels, in order to develop their skills and enhance their technical and academic capabilities. This training came within the framework of the project’s

UCAS signs a cooperation agreement with Al-Yazji Bakery Group to employ graduates

Within a series of agreements with private sector institutions The University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) signs a cooperation agreement with Al-Yazji Bakery Group to employ a number of its graduates. UCAS represented by the Alumni Unit at the Community Service and Continuing Education Center, has signed a cooperation agreement with Al-Yazji Bakery Group to

CSC holds workshops to assess the needs of Palestinian society and community

In cooperation with German Adult Education Association (DVV), Community Service and Continuing Education Center (CSC) holds workshops to assess and evaluate the needs of different target groups of Palestinian society and community. CSC helds several specialized and focused workshops for different categories of Palestinian society in order to study and evaluate the community needs using

CSC concludes a professional vocational training program in the field of cars air-conditioning systems maintenance

The Community Service and Continuing Education (CSC) has implemented a specialized training program in the field of cars air-conditioning systems maintenance, where 26 participants received intensive practical training in this field, within the agreement signed between the University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) and  GIZ  for development of modern cars maintenance specialization.

UCAS granted two positions within Erasmus+ CBHE program

University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) has recorded new achievement on the level of international cooperation. Where it has received funding from the European Commission to implement two international projects within Erasmus+ + KA2 program in the field of capacity building of higher education. Prof. Rifat Rustom, UCAS rector, expressed his happiness for this achievement

Building capacity for a sustainable-bright future for GIS sector in Gaza Strip

With the hard circumstances that Palestine lives with, investing in human resources is an optimal solution to achieve the sustainable development in the Gaza Strip. In addition, the Geographical Information Science (GIS) is highly needed in the Strip, it suffers from a lack of the development expertise, equipment and approaches as well as, developing the

CSC Concludes Swimming Arbitration Course for Females

The Community Service and Continuing Education Center (CSC) concluded a course in swimming arbitration for females held at Khan Younis branch under the agreement with the Palestinian Swimming Federation and Aquatic Sports. It was a 12-hour training course for 4 training sessions. The course covered the laws of swimming and the mechanisms of arbitration. Dr. Fatima

UCAS in cooperation with FIS organized a training mission in Slovenia

Within the sixth training mission of Boosting Innovation in Curricula Development of IT Programs in Palestine (BITPAL) project, University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) in collaboration with The Faculty of Information Studies (FIS) organized the seventh training mission in Novo Mesto and Ljubljana, Slovenia. Academics, representatives from private sector and Entrepreneurs participants from PS partner’s institutes and

UCAS in cooperation with HTWK organized five sessions on Multimedia and information sciences in Germany

Within the sixth training mission of BITPAL project, University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) in cooperation with Hochschule für Technik, Wirtschaft und Kultur Leipzig HTWK University  has organized five days of training sessions in HTWK, Leipzig ,Germany. The training targeted 24 of the high-level of academic and business enterprises in Palestine to expand their prospects in web and

UCAS in cooperation with UNICAL organized six days of training sessions in multimedia and information sciences technologies.

University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) in cooperation with University of Calabria has organized 6 days training program in UNICAL, Rende, Italy. The training targets 18 of the high-level of academic and business enterprises in Palestine to expand their prospects in ICT business functions. The first day (10 June 2019) introduced by Prof. Giancarlo Fortino, started