United Arab Emirates

UNESCO Chair in Applied Research in Education (635), established in 2003 at Sharjah Women's Higher College of Technology (United Arab Emirates).


Applied research in education.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of applied research in education.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the College and other institutions in the United Arab Emirates.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education; UNESCO Doha Office.


Progress Report 2006 (short version)


Dr. Matthew A. Robby,UNESCO Chair in Applied Research in Education
Higher Colleges of Technology - Sharjah Colleges
Email: matt.robby(at)hct.ac.ae