WAM AL AIN, June 4th, 2013 — Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) has expressed his full pride and appreciation to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, for the care and continuous support given to the higher education institutions in the country in general and the UAE University in particular, whose graduates represent a driving force and a main asset for the march of development in the country.
In a statement today on the occasion of the UAE University’s celebrations on the graduation of its 32nd batch tomorrow, Sheikh Hamdan said, “I take this valuable opportunity to extend congratulations to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Their Highnesses the Ruler of the Emirates on the occasion.” Sheikh Hamdan extended greetings and appreciation to His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces for his continuous support for the University and his distinguished role and keenness to qualify national young human resources to join the national work march, and meet the future challenges.
He added, “We are aware that our graduates will meet challenges and changes which we must face with hard work, since the country secured education opportunities, training and rehabilitations. We maintain our list of priorities to support a knowledge-based economy through the outputs of education.” Sheikh Hamdan emphasised the outstanding role of the UAE University in the field of scientific research, pointing out that unification helps to enhance the march of national work in all domains.
He congratulated the graduates and their families on their success and wished them good luck in their future careers.