CUC Ulster University is Filling an Important Need for the Realisation of the Qatar 2030 National Vision Through its Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Artificial Intelligence.
(Doha, Qatar, 16 July 2023) – CUC Ulster University has announced the launch of a groundbreaking Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme, positioning itself as a pioneer in the region’s educational landscape. The programme, which stands as the only one of its kind in the area, aims to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to thrive in the rapidly evolving field of artificial intelligence (AI).
Aligned perfectly with the ambitious Qatar National Vision 2030, the Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme at CUC Ulster sets a benchmark for the integration of advanced technology and cutting-edge education in the region. As Qatar aspires to become a knowledge-based economy, the importance of AI cannot be overstated, making this programme a prime opportunity for students seeking to contribute to the nation’s progress.
Artificial intelligence has emerged as a transformative force, revolutionizing industries across the globe. Its applications range from autonomous vehicles and smart cities to healthcare advancements and personalized recommendations. Recognizing the immense potential of AI, CUC Ulster University have created a curriculum that not only imparts theoretical knowledge but also fosters practical skills.
According to a report by McKinsey Global Institute, AI has the potential to create an additional $13 trillion in economic output by 2030, with up to 800 million jobs displaced but up to 1.2 billion new jobs created.
Dr. Faris Gorashi, the Executive Dean of CUC Ulster, emphasized the significance of this collaboration. He stated, “We are committed to providing our students with world-class education and preparing them for the future. We believe that AI is the cornerstone of technological innovation, and by offering this unique programme, we aim to position Qatar as a leader in the region’s AI landscape.”
The Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme at CUC Ulster has been meticulously designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of AI concepts, algorithms, machine learning, data science, and ethics. Students will have access to state-of-the-art facilities and a faculty composed of renowned experts in the field. Practical projects and industry collaborations will provide them with hands-on experience, allowing them to apply their skills to real-world challenges.
As AI technology continues to advance, the demand for skilled professionals in this field is skyrocketing. The Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme at CUC Ulster aims to bridge this gap by nurturing a new generation of AI specialists who can drive innovation and spearhead research and development initiatives in Qatar.
To shed light on the importance of AI in today’s world and the impact it will have on the future, Dr. Gorashi further elaborated, “Artificial intelligence has already transformed various industries, from healthcare and finance to transportation and entertainment. Its potential for driving economic growth and solving complex problems is immeasurable. By offering this programme, we are equipping students with the tools and knowledge to harness AI’s power and contribute to the ongoing advancements in Qatar and beyond.”
With the launch of the Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme, CUC Ulster University aims to set new standards in technological education and research. By empowering students with AI expertise, the programme seeks to unlock innovative solutions, foster entrepreneurship, and contribute to Qatar’s vision of becoming a technology-driven hub.
Prospective students who are passionate about AI and eager to shape the future are encouraged to explore this unique opportunity. The Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme at CUC Ulster offers a transformative learning experience that will enable students to become the trailblazers of tomorrow, bringing Qatar to the forefront of technological advancements in the region.
In conclusion, as the world moves towards an AI-driven future, CUC Ulster University leads the way by offering a pioneering Bachelor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence programme. With a curriculum aligned with the Qatar National Vision 2030, this programme is poised to shape the next generation of AI professionals in Qatar. By equipping students with cutting-edge knowledge and practical skills, CUC Ulster is paving the way for Qatar to become a technology powerhouse in the region and beyond.
About CUC Ulster University:
CUC Ulster University is a leading institution of higher education, offering UK-certified degrees and diplomas to students worldwide out of its Qatar campus. Its brand-new state-of-the-art campus is situated in the heart of Doha’s West Bay. CUC Ulster University is the second campus outside of the UK, of internationally ranked, and 158-year-old Ulster University in Belfast, Ireland. The university offers more than 15 postgraduate, undergraduate, and higher national diploma programmes across such areas as Artificial Intelligence, Business Analytics, Business Studies, Computer Science and more. It also offers Qatar’s first master’s in education management and MBA in Women’s Leadership programmes, preparing the next generation of educators and female leaders, respectively, in Qatar and region. CUC Ulster University can be found online at cuc-ulster.edu.qa, and on social media at @CUCUlster. The university is proudly managed by Artan Consulting and Educational Services (ACES).