Qatar University to organise ‘Graduation Open Day’

 22 Feb 2017 - 11:10

Qatar University to organise ‘Graduation Open Day’

The Peninsula

Qatar University (QU) will organise the ‘Graduate Open Day’ event on March 1 at the University’s Research Complex. 

The event aims to provide information to prospective graduate students on the vast number of diverse graduate programmes offered at QU and to familiarise prospective students on admission requirements and registration procedures. 

Visitors will have the opportunity to meet with programme faculty, graduate staff, and current graduate students to learn about graduate programmes and graduate life at QU. 

The Graduate Open Day event will feature information and activities spanning 34 graduate programmes, comprising of four diploma programmes in education, 25 master’s degree programmes, 1 PharmD programme, and 4 PhD programmes with 15 areas of concentration. Visitors will also have the opportunity to learn about the many research centres that are associated with graduate study and graduate research at QU. Additionally, visitors will be able to network with current QU faculty and researchers, industry specialists from various sectors (i.e. Health, Energy, Social Sciences, Information Technology, etc.) and other prospective graduate students.

Commenting on the event, QU VP for Research and Graduate Studies Prof Mariam Al Maadeed said: “The Graduate Studies Office at Qatar University aims to provide support to all prospective graduate students. It is also committed to helping citizens and residents alike to achieve their academic and professional ambitions right here in Qatar as well as providing financial support to graduate students on a competitive basis.”  She added: “QU is committed to providing high-quality graduate education in areas of national priority. The University offers the widest range of graduate programs in Qatar tailored to meet the needs of Qatari society. Qatar University has been successful in high-caliber graduate education and research initiatives which can be provided at the largest national university in Qatar.”