EMIRATI YOUTH FOR AN EMPOWERED FUTURE

After successful programs around the world such as Stanford University, Arab Excellence is pleased to announce the launch of its program at UAE University starting end of February 2019, for students graduating in 2019 or early 2020. 

Participants will be provided with career opportunities with leading global companies based in the UAE and globally and will receive a Certificate of Completion and of Excellence.

APPLY HERE for the program & SELECT DATES (Deadline 16th of February) 

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OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAm

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of students will find a job in their field of interest

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of students will have a clearer career vision aligned with their personal purposes

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of students will secure meetings with external mentors to build their career roadmap

Details of the program:

Phase 1  – 4 workshops 

4 workshops will cover a number of critical skills: inspirational case studies from local role models, formulating mid and long term vision,  professional and personal roadmaps, proactive networking skills, professional resume, cover letter, communications, public speaking, networking, creating professional presence online, etc…

Phase 2  – 3 MEntorship sessions IN companies 

Phase 2 is a pragmatic phase where mentors from prestigious will help students with practical steps to reach career readiness and employability. Students will be taken to Dubai by Bus to be mentored by with Prestigious companies (JP. Morgan & Linkedin etc…)

Phase 3  – InternshipS in companies

Students will be prepared to obtain internships in several companies to practice some of the skills learned in the various training sessions. Many of these internships will end up with job offers


DATES, TIMING and LOGISTICS

– Dates for phase 1 : There are 3 options to chose from in the application form. The program will take place either on weekdays or Thursday. Attendance excuses will be provided for missed classes.

– Timing: Each workshop will be 6 hours starting 3:30 to 9 pm on weekdays and 9:30 am to 3 pm on Thursday.

– Venue: All workshops of phase 1 will take place on Campus at UAE University in Al Ain. Food, drinks and refreshments will be provided.

– On Phase 2: UAEU Buses will be provided for going to companies in Dubai and AbuDhabi

DATES OPTIONS FOR PHASE 1

OPTION A – Weekdays 

Timing from 3:30 pm to 9pm – Attendance excuses will be provided for missed classes
– Sunday 24th Feb
– Tuesday 26th Feb
– Sunday 3rd March
– Tuesday 5th of March

OPTION B – Weekdays 

Timing from 3:30 pm to 9pm – Attendance excuses will be provided for missed classes
– Monday 25th of Feb
– Wednesday 27th of Feb
– Monday 4th of March
– Wednesday 6th of March

OPTION C: on Thursdays 

Timing from 9:30 am- 3pm – – Attendance excuses will be provided for missed classes
– Thursday 21st of February
– Thursday 28th of February
– Thursday 7th of March
– Thursday 21st of March

 

DATES FOR PHASE 2 (To be confirmed at a later stage with participants)

– Thursday 18th of April
– Thursday 25th of April
– Thursday 2nd of May

 

CRITERIA and SELECTION PROCESS
  • Last year students at UAE University: Males and Females

  • Graduating in 2019 or early 2020

  • A vision and willingness for change and career aspiration

  • Availabilities to attend the full program

  • High motivation for self-development

  • The program normally costs 6,000 AED per student and it has been sponsored fully by  JP Morgan and Sandooq alWatan. Therefore students will not have to pay anything.

     

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