HEC achievements highlighted on International Day of Education

The Secretary-General of the Higher Education Council (HEC) and Deputy Chairperson of its Board of Trustees, Dr. Shaikha Rana bint Isa bin Daij Al Khalifa affirmed that the education process is witnessing a broad development thanks to the care of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the follow-up of His Royal Highness […]

Education Minister marks International Day of Education

Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi marked the International Day of Education that is celebrated every year on January 24.   The minister pointed out to the ministry’s success in ensuring the sustainability of distance learning despite the pandemic, taking into consideration the National Medical Team for Combatting the Coronavirus’ directives, by providing […]

HEC Secretary General receives ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Secretary-General of the Higher Education Council (HEC) and Deputy Chairperson of its Board of Trustees, Dr. Shaikha Rana bint Isa bin Daij Al Khalifa received Bahraini Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Shaikh Ali bin Abdulrahman bin Ali Al Khalifa.   Dr. Shaikha Rana congratulated the ambassador on his appointment, wishing him success in duties of developing Bahraini-Saudi […]

On the International Day of Education: it is a shared endeavor & a public good

24 January 2022 marks the fourth International Day of Education since the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed the date to celebrate the role of education in charting the course for justice, peace, and respect for human rights. For years, several international legal instruments and covenants have recognized the right to education and academic freedom.[1] The […]

Higher Education Council Secretary General receives Israeli ambassador

Secretary General of the Higher Education Council, Dr. Shaikha Rana bint Isa bin Daij Al Khalifa, the Deputy Chairperson of the Higher Education Council Board of Trustees, received in her office today the Ambassador of the State of Israel accredited to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Eitan Na’eh.   She praised relations of friendship between both countries […]