The UAE has many colleges, institutes, centres etc. that support and promote the research, development and education of various sciences. They offer undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in various fields of science and technology. Some of them are:
Space science and technology
Information and Communication technology
Life science and technology
Nuclear science and technology
Scholarship programmes and grants
Most of these colleges, institutes, centres offer scholarship programmes and grants to students and researchers. In addition, the following entities also offer scholarships/trainings:
- Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation offers scholarships
- Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation offers education and training
- Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre offers Entaliq Scholarship Program
- ICT Fund (within the TDRA) offers scholarship and funding for education and research and development
- UAE Space Agency offers educational programmes and scholarships.
Other ways in which the UAE supports the development of science is through edutainment centres. Some of them are:
The UAE also holds events to boost spirit of curiosity and develop scientific temper amongst the youth. Some of the important events are:
Read more about science and technology under innovation.