AMAIUB new president meets faculty and staff

Dr. Hasan Almulla – the new President of AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB), met with all the faculty members and staff of the university virtually. During the meeting, he enumerated with enthusiasm his vision for the university including but not limited to five areas of development: enhanced student learning and opportunities, opening of new programmes that are relevant and responsive to the demands of the labour market, intensified faculty and staff development, optimized institutional infrastructure, and expanded international linkages. He further called for the cooperation of Read More +

AMAIUB heightens its faculty development training

AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB), through its Faculty Development Office, invited trainers from the Center for Learning Innovations and Customized Knowledge Solutions (CLICKS) – Dubai, UAE to spearhead faculty training virtually with the theme “International Faculty Development”. Said training highlighted on designing online learning, creative student assessment for online learning, and effectively flipping courses – all of which are geared for faculty professional growth especially in ensuring incisive distance learning during this COVID-19 disruption. The faculty members were highly engaged and interactive throughout the conduct of Read More +

AMAIUB student induction program intensified

AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) has welcomed its new students during the opening of classes for the second term of Academic Year 2020-2021. As the university adopts blended mode of learning due to COVID-19 disruption, the Office of Student Affairs has intensified its orientation program for all the students, setting series of online induction. The freshmen induction was implemented in two parts – general and academic induction, in order to help the new students adjust and feel comfortable in their new academic environment, inculcate in them Read More +

AMAIUB freshmen initiated a documentary film in celebration of Bahrain National Day 2020

On the auspicious celebration of the 49th National Day of the Kingdom of Bahrain, a group of first year students of AMA International University-Bahrain thought of shooting a documentary film for their final project in the course HIST400 (History of Bahrain and GCC Region). Their video can be accessed via YouTube: https://youtu.be/89WwG0xerWc. Dalal Salah Rashed, Hussain Ali Mohammed and Mariam Bahram, Bachelor of Science in International Business students; Omar Abdulla Yusuf, Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics student; and Mohammed Almoqahwi and Fajer Sayed Mohamed, Read More +

AMAIUB celebrates Bahrain National Sports Day

The Student Council and the Office of Student Affairs of AMA International University – Bahrain (AMAIUB) organized and supervised sports activities in celebration of Bahrain National Sports Day, marking its fourth year of occurrence as a national event, on February 11, 2020 at AMAIUB premises. Said celebration kicked off through a morning warm up exercise joined by AMAIUB students, faculty members and administrative staff. Other sports activities such as tug-of-war, gaze game, color run, bowling, table tennis, billiard, ball games and some Bahraini traditional games Read More +

Business updates despite busyness

Through the initiative of the Faculty Development Office of AMA International University – Bahrain (AMAIUB) in coordination with the different colleges, a triad of seminars was conducted in the first month of the year at the AMAIUB premises to keep the faculty members abreast with business issues and trends. On January 21, 2020 – Mr. Ahmed Farouk, the Chief Financial Manager of Oil and Gas Holding Company – Bahrain, discussed “Banking Opportunities – Now and Beyond”. He enumerated significant points and modern techniques of banking Read More +

AMAIUB welcomes back Advance HE

AMA International University – Bahrain (AMAIUB), through its Faculty Development Office, welcomed back Advance HE for a forum on HEA fellowship application on February 3, 2020 at AMAIUB auditorium. Prof. Kristian Rumble, the HEA-UK International Partnership Manager, led the forum. He reiterated among the faculty members, banking on the Professional Standards Framework, the essence of continuing professional development, and refined the process and procedures of obtaining HEA Fellowship. Said forum was held to clear up matters of concerns arising from the AMAIUB faculty training workshop Read More +

AMAIUB named 7 lucky students for tuition fee discounts

AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) held a raffle draw on January 26, 2020 at the University Atrium to pick out seven lucky students to be given resounding tuition fee discounts for the second trimester of the current academic year. The third prize winners for 25% tuition fee discount are Imran Bhatti, Ali Hamade and Farrok Bashar. For the second prize, Mohammed Musa, Ahmed Alamoudi and Dalal Saleh Alnajdi are awarded 50% tuition fee discount. Nawaf Almutairi won the first prize, 100% tuition fee discount. Dr. Geraldo Read More +

Workshop on effective communication conducted

AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) held a training workshop on the fundamentals of effective communication on January 23 and 26, 2019 at the AMAIUB Auditorium. With the opening of the second trimester of the Academic Year 2019-2020, the University continuously adheres to its goal of pursuing academic excellence at its best in order to cater to the needs of all its students, hence organizing the said training workshop for furthering faculty professional development. Dr. Caren Bansolay, the trainer, stressed that accent is an acquired skill, not Read More +

AMAIUB Employees’ Day held

AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) commended all its employees through the celebration of Employees’ Day – marking the 17th foundation anniversary of the university on December 19, 2019 at the AMAIUB atrium. Awarding of plaque of recognition to those who completed five, 10, and 20 years of service to AMAIUB, plaque of recognition to the top three faculty members who garnered the highest rating in the PAST; and cash prizes for the winners of the group presentation highlighted the celebration. Among the awardees are Ms. Generita Read More +