Employability & Industry Engagement

The Higher Colleges of Technology engages with a number of high profile national and multinational organizations in mutually beneficial partnerships. Through close interaction with our industry partners, we continuously strive to enhance our program offerings and our students’ academic experience. We believe that our partnerships with industry open up unique opportunities for students and staff, increase quality of our research, improve our teaching and learning, and inspires innovation and entrepreneurship.

Across its 16 campuses, HCT provides collaboration opportunities across a wide range of academic disciplines and departments. These include:

  • Graduate Employment
  • Students Sponsorship
  • Students Scholarships
  • Students Work Placement/Internship
  • Students Capstone Projects
  • Collaboration in Entrepreneurship areas
  • Joint Applied Research
  • Participation in University-Industry Advisory Committees
  • Events, Career fairs and Conferences
  • Competition sponsored by Industry
  • Delivering speciality lectures/workshops
  • Mentoring

All HCT campuses have both Careers and Industry Liaison teams that support students on making future focused career decisions in the light of the needs and expectations of UAE and International employers.


Please contact the Employability & Industry Engagement Department – eie@hct.ac.ae