Founded in 1988 with four colleges, the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) have grown to be the largest of the higher educational institutions in the UAE, gaining a well-respected reputation for innovative learning. More than 18,000 students attend 17 modern men’s and women’s campuses in the cities of Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah, Fujairah, and the western region cities of Madinat Zayed and Ruwais.
The HCT offers a wide range of English-taught programs in Applied Communications, Business, Education, Engineering Technology, Computer and Information Science, General Education and Health Sciences. These programs are all relevant to the UAE’s fast growing and evolving economic sectors. All programs are designed in consultation with business and industry leaders to ensure that the skills students learn are job-relevant and meet high standards. We are constantly monitored to ensure we are at the cutting edge of industry standards.
HCT presents an opportunity for high caliber faculty to teach our engineering programs in the United Arab Emirates. Teaching in modern, well equipped classrooms and labs, faculty provide instruction to prepare students for a variety of careers in engineering that will contribute positively to the development of the country with an emphasis on creating a student-centric learning environment that fosters respect for students, their culture, and traditions.