23 December 2018
Under the patronage of His Excellency Prof. Hamid M.K. Al Naimiy, Chancellor of the University of Sharjah, the Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development (CCEPD) organized the graduation ceremony for the second batch from the Professional Diploma in Administrative and Financial Sciences – Accounting as well as the first batches from both the Professional Diploma in Quality Management and Organizational Excellence, and the Professional Diploma in Digital Media and Social Media. The programs had a number of job-seeking nationals enrolled. The programs are in collaboration with the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization. Her Excellency Fatima Al Houti, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization and Acting Assistant for the Development of National Human Resources, attended the ceremony along with Dr. Salah Taher, Vice Chancellor for Community Affairs; Prof. Radhi Al Zubaidi, Director of the Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development; Mr. Khalid Al Raboy, Director of Public Relations and Acting Deputy General Director of the Sharjah Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences for Administrative and Public Relations Affairs.
During her address on the occasion, Her Excellency relayed the congratulations of His Excellency Nasser bin Thani Al Hamli, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratization, to the graduates. She then expressed her gratitude for participating in the graduation ceremony of the Diploma programs as a collaboration between the Ministry and the University of Sharjah, which aim at developing and preparing the UAE nationals to work in the private sectors and in accordance with the country's 2021 vision. This vision calls for cooperation, she added, between the various sectors an example of which is that with the University of Sharjah in the implementation of a number of Professional Diploma programs.
His Excellency the Chancellor of the University, during his word, expressed his gratitude and congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah, on the occasion. This new batch of graduates, he continued, have been conditioned following the best standards and will partake in the national development as directed by His Highness, and in accordance with his vision of the professional development of the UAE's citizens who are seeking jobs.