The Emirates College of Technology is located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. ECT was established in the year of 1993 and Mr Wael Alanqar is the chairman. ECT is ISO 9000 certified by the independent certification authority, Bureau Veritas and ECT is licensed by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) of the United Arab Emirates to award degrees in higher education.
Emirates Institute of Technology offers professional training in management, computing, and languages. In 1995 it introduced its first academic program, a two-year Diploma in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems.
In 2001 the academic division of EIT was separated from the short courses division. The academic division obtained licensure in the UAE in 2003 and was renamed “Emirates College of Technology” in 2004. Between 2007 and 2008 ECT introduced six new Diploma programs. In 2011 it offered its first Arabic-medium program, the Diploma in Public Relations, and a year later it opened its first Bachelor’s degree program, the Bachelor of Business Administration. Two more Bachelor’s degrees have followed: the Bachelor of Mass Communication (Arabic medium) in 2013 and the Bachelor of Financial Sciences, accredited in 2014
ECT has an Academic staff of 120 members and about 2,840 Students. ECT offers three Bachelor’s degree programs and six two-year Diploma programs, undergraduate program in the field of Business Administration, Financial Sciences, Mass Communication (in Arabic) and Diploma programs in the field of Accounting, Banking & Finance, Business Administration & Computer Information Systems (Double Major), Computer Graphic Design & Animation, Human Resource Management, Public Relations (in Arabic)/stopped
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from Emirates College of Technology that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.