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

* Subject to review. Please contact the college for more information

  • SWC Student Council Holds Bazaar to Welcome New Students

    SWC Student Council Holds Bazaar to Welcome New Students

    The Student Council Association at the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) held a two-day bazaar to welcome new and returning students to the SWC campus for the spring 2016 semester, on February 1 and 2. The bazaar featured products from 18 student ...

  • SWC Hosts Programme Choice Workshops for Foundations Students

    SWC Hosts Programme Choice Workshops for Foundations Students

    The Division of Foundations, in collaboration with the Career Centre at the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC), held a number of workshops for Levels-3 and 4 Foundations students from January 24-26 to assist the students to choose their preferred academic majors. Approximately ...

  • HCT Business Students Compete in Global Management Challenge

    HCT Business Students Compete in Global Management Challenge

    January 25th marked the official launch of the 3rd edition of the Global Management Challenge (GMC-UAE edition), the world’s largest strategy and management competition for ambitious students and young entrepreneurs. The GMC launch event was held at the InterContinental Hotel at ...

  • SWC Hosts Students from Ajman’s Al Nuaimia High School

    SWC Hosts Students from Ajman’s Al Nuaimia High School

    A group of 22 Year-10 students from the Al Nuaimia High School for Girls in Ajman were given the opportunity to learn about student and academic services and experience college life at  the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) during a special ...

  • Sharjah Colleges Launch Range of Initiatives to Encourage Reading

    Sharjah Colleges Launch Range of Initiatives to Encourage Reading

    The HCT-Sharjah Colleges have recently announced the launch of a wide range of initiatives that aim to promote reading and the love of books among students. These initiatives fall within the framework of the UAE’s Year of Reading 2016 initiative, launched ...

  • Sharjah Colleges Participate in University Fairs for High School Students

    Sharjah Colleges Participate in University Fairs for High School Students

    As part of the annual recruitment activities carried out by the Student Services department at the HCT-Sharjah Colleges, Student Services Coordinator Hana Baroudi and Student Services Officer Humaid Alzarooni attended two career fairs that were held as part of TVET ...

  • Accademia Italiana Delegation Visits Sharjah Women’s College

    Accademia Italiana Delegation Visits Sharjah Women’s College

    A delegation from the Accademia Italiana, a leading international fine arts university located in Italy, visited the HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) last month as part of an exchange programme. This visit was arranged by the college’s Tomouh Business Club, in collaboration with the ...

  • Club Fair Highlights Extra-curricular Opportunities at SWC

    Club Fair Highlights Extra-curricular Opportunities at SWC

    The HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) Student Council Association, in collaboration with the Student Services department, organized a two-day club fair on January 20 and 21, 2016, at the SWC Student Lounge. This event was a great opportunity for SWC student groups and clubs ...

  • SWC Business Students Present Research Paper at Macrotheme Conference in Italy 

    SWC Business Students Present Research Paper at Macrotheme Conference in Italy 

    Four HCT-Sharjah Women’s College (SWC) Business students gained valuable international experience when they presented a research paper at the Macrotheme International Conference, from December 18-19, 2015 in Rome, Italy. The students, Mariam Al Ali, Asmaa Obaid, Meera Thani and Mariam Saleh, attended ...

  • Sharjah Cricketers Claim Victory over RAK

    Sharjah Cricketers Claim Victory over RAK

    The HCT 2016 cricket season kicked off after the winter break with the annual Sharjah v Ras A Khaimah Challenge match held on Friday January 8, 2016. The challenge is the brainchild of Daniel Millie (Sharjah Men’s College faculty) and Steve ...

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