Dubai, UAE, May 5th, 2013 – Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU), has announced that Prof. Mohamed Zairi, Growth & Corporate Strategy, Assistant Chancellor at HBMeU, has been recently awarded the ‘Outstanding Contribution to Global Quality’ recognition medal by the Australian Organization for Quality (AOQ). The prestigious award was unanimously approved by National Chairman of the AOQ Acn. Shan Rupral JM and the entire Board of the AOQ NSW.
Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor, said: “The award validates the enormous contributions of Prof. Mohamed Zairi towards promoting global quality. Moreover, this distinction also reflects HMBeU’s strong focus on quality and excellence as cornerstones of our mission to cultivate a culture of e-Learning and quality management in the Arab region. HBMeU will continue to focus on developing e-Learning programs that add value to the professional development of learners in the Arab world, while setting new quality benchmarks in the global academic community.”
HBMeU is the first e-learning institute in the Arab World that was established with the vision to develop a new learning process through the implementation of learning practices characterised by flexibility, quality and diversity to strengthen self-leadership among learners and prepare them socially and academically for a future career through integration in the job market. HBMeU’s philosophy is based on vital methods that have been developed through extensive research and development by specialists from all over the world. These methods include offering high quality programs, supporting the pursuit of lifelong learning, promoting the freedom of information, reinforcing the culture of excellence and innovation and providing education for everyone in line with the highest standards of comprehensiveness and credibility. The university, which is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, seeks to constantly identify knowledge needs, support research and development programs and create an outstanding environment for e-learning.