THE LAB LIFE
Qatar University’s commitment to its students’ success is reflected in its wide range of academic programmes and a wealth of student support services and resources. They form part of the organisation’s growth strategy which puts each student’s interests at the heart of its plans by actively supporting the improvement of their learning skills and so advancing their competitiveness as students, and later as graduates in the labour market.
The organisation places research at the heart of the learning experience in its graduate programmes as well as in its undergraduate offerings. Improved
A LOOK AT HOW QATAR UNIVERSITY’S STUDENT RESEARCH EXPERIENCE, AN IMPORTANT ASPECT OF THEIR TEACHING AND LEARNING ENVIRONMENT, HELPS IN ENSURING SUCCESS BEYOND THE GRADUATE YEARS.
student learning at QU resulted from the organisation’s intensive reform exercise in 2003-2007 that realigned its administrative and academic direction. This was further supported by an institution-wide culture of research that took its cue from the National Vision 2030 and the National Health Strategy, placing the organisation in a position of unique responsibility and commitment to support research that is responsive to the national priority needs and major challenges facing the State of Qatar.
Responding to a labour market in need of graduates with specialist knowledge and experience in industry-related disciplines and new and emerging fields, QU has continued to design academic programmes that spur students’