Sharjah Women’s College

The Higher College of Technology Sharjah Women’s Colleges (SWC) is one of the two HCT colleges based in the city of Sharjah and one of seventeen colleges throughout the United Arab Emirates that comprise the Higher Colleges of Technology.

The HCT Sharjah Colleges serve the post-secondary educational needs of Sharjah and the two neighboring emirates of Ajman and Umm Al Quwain. The colleges offer a variety of programmes that integrate both academic and practical experience, based on the Learning by Doing educational philosophy, to ensure that students have a successful and rewarding career path.

The Sharjah Women’s College was established in 1997 and is located in Sharjah’s University City. It has an enrollment for the 2014-15 academic year of 2890 students.

Director
Dr Muhadditha Al Hashimi
Year Opened
1997
Enrolments
2824 (Semester 1, 2014)
Credentials Awarded
7226
ProgrammeDegree
Applied Communications
Applied Communications (Applied Media)Bachelor of Applied Science
Applied Communications (Animation)Bachelor of Applied Science
Applied Communications (Video Production)Bachelor of Applied Science
Applied Communications (Graphic Design)Bachelor of Applied Science
Applied Communications (Fashion Design and Merchandising)Bachelor of Applied Science
Business
Business Administration (Finance and Banking)Bachelor of Applied Science
Business Administration (Accounting)Bachelor of Applied Science
Business AdministrationBachelor of Applied Science
RetailingDiploma in Applied Business
Business Administration (International Business Management)Bachelor of Applied Science
Business Administration (Human Resource Management)Bachelor of Applied Science
Computer Information Science
E-Office Support & AdministrationDiploma in Applied Computer & Information Sciences
Information Technology (Networking)Bachelor of Applied Science
Information Technology (Instructional Technology and Training Management)Bachelor of Applied Science
Information Technology (Applications Development)Bachelor of Applied Science
Information Systems (Security and Forensics) Bachelor of Applied Science
Education
Primary EducationBachelor of Education
Educational TechnologyBachelor of Education
Early Childhood EducationBachelor of Education
Engineering Technology & Science
Electronic Engineering TechnologyBachelor of Applied Science
Electrical Engineering TechnologyBachelor of Applied Science
Health Sciences
NursingBachelor of Science
Social WorkBachelor
Veterinary ScienceAssociate Degree
Health Information ManagementBachelor of Science
Medical Laboratory ScienceBachelor
Dental HygieneBachelor

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  • SWC Dental Hygiene Students Spread Oral Health Awareness Among School Children

    SWC Dental Hygiene Students Spread Oral Health Awareness Among School Children

    Level-8 Dental Hygiene students from the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC), together with their faculty supervisor Dr Sanoop George, conducted a Dental Awareness Campaign at Al Bahja school in Ajman and Al Wasit school in Sharjah, as part of their Community ...

  • SWC Dental Hygiene Students Spread Oral Health Awareness to Parents & Children

    SWC Dental Hygiene Students Spread Oral Health Awareness to Parents & Children

    A group of Level-8 Dental Hygiene students at the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC), accompanied by Dr Sanoop George Dental Hygiene Faculty, recently carried out a ‘Parent-child workshop’ to help spread oral health awareness. Student Ayesha Rashid said: “This campaign was aimed ...

  • HCT-Sharjah’s Child Care Centre Hosts Early Childhood Development Seminar

    HCT-Sharjah’s Child Care Centre Hosts Early Childhood Development Seminar

    Ms. Bana Okashah, Occupational Therapist and Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) and Sensory Integration Specialist at the Orchid Medical Centre, held a seminar on ‘Early Childhood Development Delay’ on May 10 at the Tanweer Hall hosted by the Child Care Centre. The ...

  • Shoumoukh Leadership Club Co-Hosts Motivational Session with Hala Kazim

    Shoumoukh Leadership Club Co-Hosts Motivational Session with Hala Kazim

    On April 28th 2015, the Shoumoukh Leadership Club, in collaboration with the General Studies, Business and Foundations Faculties at the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC), hosted a motivational session in the Tanweer Hall entitled ‘Diversity’, presented by Emirati speaker Ms. Hala Kazim. Fatima ...

  • Sharjah Colleges Reach Out to Students with Special Needs Campaign

    Sharjah Colleges Reach Out to Students with Special Needs Campaign

    ‘It’s OK to Ask for Help’ was the theme for HCT-Sharjah College’s Special Needs Campaign which ran from April 26-30, 2015. The colleges’ counsellors conducted the campaign across both campuses in order to raise awareness of special needs and the services and ...

  • Sharjah Applied Communications Students Shine at Emirates Skills 2015

    Sharjah Applied Communications Students Shine at Emirates Skills 2015

    “I am pleased that I won the first prize in the Graphic Design Category. I worked really hard during my training and it paid off.” These were the words of Safiya Mohammed Ahmed Mohammed, after winning Gold in the Graphic Design ...

  • Sharjah Business Students Learn About UAE Free Zones & Business Forms

    Sharjah Business Students Learn About UAE Free Zones & Business Forms

    Semester-3 Bachelor of Business students at the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) attended a guest speaker event on “Business forms and free zones in UAE” at the college on April 22. As part of the Employer Engagement initiative, HCT-Sharjah Colleges’ Faculty of ...

  • DWC Hosts HCT’s First System-Wide CISAC Show 2015

    DWC Hosts HCT’s First System-Wide CISAC Show 2015

    During every semester since 2013 the Faculty of Computer Information Science (CIS) at the HCT-Dubai Women’s College (DWC) organizes a showcase exhibition of students’ IT projects completed that academic year. The showcase helps increase awareness of the varied nature of IT ...

  • SWC General Studies Ecology students visit Sharjah Aquarium

    SWC General Studies Ecology students visit Sharjah Aquarium

    Five sections of Semesters 4 & 5 General Studies students from the HCT-Sharjah Womne’s College (SWC) recently visited the Sharjah Aquarium to further their studies on the local ecology as part of their LSN 2433 course. The aim of the visit ...

  • Sharjah OLZ’s New Software Gets Students Engaged in Learning

    Sharjah OLZ’s New Software Gets Students Engaged in Learning

    New educational programs have been recently installed in the Online Learning Zone (OLZ) to improve the learning experience for students at The HCT-Sharjah Colleges and make it easy for teachers to help students through interactive online lessons. ‘Softchalk’ is software that ...

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