UCB... 17 years of excellence in education

posted 9 Jul 2019, 05:26 by web user   [ updated 9 Jul 2019, 23:24 ]

Public Relations Students organise a Digital Marketing Workshop

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:48 by web user

UCB PR Students collaborated with The Nine Training Center and Medpoint in organizing a Digital Marketing Workshop as part of their project work, aiming to target working professionals, graduates and job seekers within and outside UCB. The workshop was conducted on December 12, 2018by Guest Speaker- Ms. Noor Al Hayki from Participants learned to develop a social media marketing plan as a part of their overall marketing strategy, determining and exploring the major social media sites and examining how specialty sites and social media management tools can take social media marketing to the next level.

National Day celebrations at UCB Campus

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:45 by web user

Students and faculty members along with their family and friends joined in the festivities of the Bahrain National Day at UCB campus on December 11, 2018Students decorated the campus Bahrain flags. Traditional food, music and henna art were among the festivities of the day. Another highlight was the national day themed cake, that was cut by the President Prof. Salah Emara, along with faculty, staff & students of the university.

IT Students visit Batelco along with Dr. Nandita Sengupta Associate Prof. and Head of IT Department

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:41 by web user

IT Department organized an industrial trip to Batelco for BSC(IT) students on December 10, 2018. Students along with Dr. Nandita Sengupta, IT Head of Dept. and Dr. Shahnawaz Khan participated in the trip. The students were enlightened with the latest technologies of telecommunications. The trip was very informative for the students consisting of technical sessions with demonstrations, explaining customer handling in call center, presentations from Batelco’s Marketing & HR Departments and a visit to the various operational offices of Batelco.

PR students participate at the GT Festival along with Dr. Amira Karam, Head of Communications & Multimedia Department

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:38 by web user

UCB’s PR students participated at the GT Festival for event media coverage along with Dr. Amira Karam, Head of Communication & Multimedia. The students received hands-on experience as a journalist and a photographer, and a formal press release was submitted to Dr. Amira.

UCB also held a free raffle draw to win tickets for both students, staff members. Students and staff members enjoyed a fun day with vintage car races, monster trucks and many other attractions for children and grown-ups alike.

University College of Bahrain’s 14th Commencement Ceremony- Class of 2018

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:35 by web user

UCB proudly held its 14th Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2018 on November 18, 2018, at the Ritz Carlton Hotel and Spa. The ceremony was held under the patronage of the Founder and Executive Chairman, Dr. Shaikh Khalid Bin Mohammed Al Khalifa.

 The ceremony featured a keynote address by Dr. Shaikh Khalid congratulating the students on the reaching an important milestone and encouraging them to fulfill their goals in life. Dana Al Janahi from the Undergraduate IT Program gave a valedictorian thanking UCB for the highest standard in education possible and congratulating her fellow graduates for their achievements. Similarly, Reem Adbulaziz AlMoosa representing the MBA graduates gave a valedictorian stressinghow her time at UCB had broadened her horizon givingher the confidence and strength to step into the unknown. Both graduates expressed deep gratitude to Dr. Shaikh Khalid for always encouraging students to achieve excellence and to UCB faculty and staff for their continuous care and support.

The Degrees were conferred upon the graduates by the Chairman and the ceremony was concluded with the National Anthem and a reception. 

Team UCB at the Bahrain Marathon Relay

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:31 by web user

UCB Student participated in the Bahrain Marathon Relay (BMR) on November 9, 2018, organized by The Bahrain Round Table and Rotaract Bahrain at the Bahrain International Circuit. The BMR takes place annually attracting more than 200 teams representing both public and private sectors in Bahrain. Each team had to run a course path of 48kms, made up of 16 segments, each consisting of at approximately 3kms.

At the race Team, UCB demonstrated the value of team spirit and a healthy lifestyle, with a team of 12 contenders running their way to the finishing point.

Graphic Design Department’s Watercolour Workshop

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:20 by web user

UCB’s Graphic Design Department organized a watercolour workshop featuring a prominent abstract artist Ms. Bernadette Frank in cooperation with the US Embassy, Public Affairs office. Students and faculty members, Dr. Lilian Hallak, Associate Professor, Graphic Design and Mr. Munawarruzzaman Bin Mokhtar attended the workshop conducted by Ms. Bernadette, in which she used different mediums to explore optical art effects. The workshop gave the students an opportunity to learn innovative colour interacting with light, by observing and applying the techniques discussed

Breast Cancer Awareness Day commemorated at UCB

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:12 by web user

UCB celebrated the Breast Cancer Awareness Day on campus on October 29, 2018. Students set up a leave-a-wish wall for leaving wishes, prayers and messages in loving memory of the lives lost to breast cancer and to those who are still fighting it out. Student volunteers sold merchandise to staff and students at campus to raise funds for the Think Pink Society, Bahrain.

UCB annually commemorates the Breast Cancer Awareness Day in the month of October to spread awareness of the disease and to support those who are affected by it through early detection and education by raising funds for the breast cancer societies in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

UCB Students attended the 100 Mentors Program

posted 3 Jun 2019, 01:09 by web user   [ updated 3 Jun 2019, 01:10 ]

100 Mentors program is aimed at building national and international heroes across all fields by establishing direct channels with mentors. The program took place for the first time in Bahrain in collaboration with both Emirates Youth Council and Ministry of Youth and Sports Bahrain to bring about Bahrain’s local hero H.E. Shaikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa to speak to the youth about important actions for changes on both a national and international level. UCB students attended the event with the President of UCB, Prof. Salah Emara.

The program enhanced the students view of what is being done on a local level to help bring about change on a global level through the Sustainable Development Goals.

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