Gulf University, Kingdom of Bahrain:

The Education and Training Quality Authority Bahrain (BQA) has announced the Institutional Review Report of Gulf University. This report clearly concludes that the university has received full confidence judgement or met the quality assurance requirements. The institutional review process was conducted to assess the effectiveness of Gulf University’s quality assurance arrangements against a pre-defined set of standards and indicators in which the university successfully addressed all the eight standards. It was undoubtedly the result of hard work and commitment of university staff and students under the competent leadership of senior management.

On this occasion, the Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Gulf University, Prof. Dr. Mona Rashid Al-Zayani, expressed her deep appreciation and thanks to the BQA, the Higher Education Council and the Ministry of Education for their endeavors and distinguished efforts towards raising the level of quality of higher education institutions and enhancing the educational system in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Professor Al-Zayani also extended sincere thanks and gratitude to the President of the Gulf University, academic and administrative staff for their sincere efforts that resulted in such achievement to take university on a height in assuring high quality and excellence in education, and enhancing the university's reputation locally and regionally.

In the same context, President of Gulf University Dr. Mohanad Al Firas noted that the university always operates following the regulations of the Ministry of Education, the Higher Education Council and requirements of BQA in alignment with best practices at local, regional and international level.

Al Firas praised the stupendous efforts of the staff and students, a strong team who believes in continuous quality enhancement in providing education and support services in a dynamic higher education sector.

Al Firas added: "This achievement during the last academic year culminates into university’s pursuits to deliver academic programs in preparing work ready graduates with 21st century skills”. Gulf University constantly thrives to provide quality education and administrative services in a stimulating learning environment within the framework of regulatory and quality assurance bodies while serving the needs of the community.