Press Releases

Alumni gather at 8th reunion

Over 1500 alumni and their friends and relatives gathered on April 4 at the Library courtyard for the 2016 Alumni Reunion. In its 8th installment, the event aimed to reconnect graduates with their alma mater, and to encourage mutual support and interaction between the institution and its graduates.

Organized by QU Alumni Association (QUAA), the annual gathering is an opportunity to bring together friends, faculty and QU leaders to re-energize the spirit of pride, friendship, and loyalty and to remind alumni of their lasting connection with their alma mater.

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Qatar University to hold Arab volunteer work forum in April

QATAR will host the First Arab Voluntary University Students Forum in April. The forum is organised by Qatar University in coordination with the Ministry of Youth and Sports. The forum aims at promoting volunteer work among different student bodies. It is an opportunity to exchange expertise in the field. Some 200 students from across the globe are expected to take part in the forum.


QU Alumni Association holds 7th meeting

The Qatar University Alumni Association (QUAA) recently held the 7th meeting of its Board of Directors in which new elected members were welcomed and issues such as the Association agenda and strategic plan were discussed.   Attendees included QU President Dr Hassan Al-Derham, QUAA President Dr Saif Ali Al-Hajari and Board members, Alumni and Partner Relations Manager ...

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Ooredoo Kuwait announces appointment of new CEO

Ooredoo Kuwait has announced the appointment of Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdullah bin Mohamed al-Thani as chief executive officer of the company.

Sheikh Mohamed holds a master’s degree in finance and accounting from the University of Cardiff, Wales in the UK and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Qatar University.

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Women urged to play active role in shaping Qatar’s energy future

Qatar University (QU) and Qatar Shell recently hosted a joint panel discussion to highlight the important role women can play in “shaping Qatar’s future energy sector”.

The panel discussion held at QU was jointly organised by QU Alumni-College of Engineering chapter and Qatar Shell Women’s Network, and aimed at encouraging young Qatari women to consider an engineering career in Ras Laffan through the creation of a “networking and knowledge sharing” platform.

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QU hosts alumni reunion

More than 400 Qatar University (QU) alumni, relatives and friends gathered at the QU Library’s courtyard for the 2014 Alumni Reunion.

In its sixth installment, the event is an opportunity for the organization to celebrate the achievements of its graduates and bring them together to network and share experiences.

The gathering, which has become a popular event on the QU calendar, reconnects graduates with their alma mater and encourages mutual support and interaction between the institution and its graduates.

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