Under the patronage of his H.E. Dr. Majid Al Nuaimi, Minister of Education, Arab Open University participated in a key conference celebrating the centenary of Bahrain’s formal education at the ART Rotana Hotel in Amwaj Islands. The celebration was held on Tuesday and Wednesday, 11th and 12th of June 2019 in cooperation with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Ministers, senior officials and leading thinkers and keynote speakers from Bahrain and abroad took part at the event.
Dr. Badr El-Din Ibrahim, the director of the university stated that Arab Open University is honored to participate in such prestigious events that shed light on the Kingdom's decades-long educational achievements. He added that this celebration is an honor not only to Bahrain, but also to the entire Arab world. It is noteworthy that education in Bahrain started a long time ago. So, it is imperative to revisit Bahrain’s centennial national education march to build the future of education on this great historical legacy.
The Arab Open University is honored to be one of the event’s bronze sponsors, which highlights its relentless efforts and endeavors to participate in all educational events that raise the Kingdom of Bahrain’s solid and well-established reputation in education.