Sharjah Men's College is one of the most important higher educational institutions in Sharjah. Sharjah Men's College is an integral part of the 12 colleges which compose the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT), the biggest organization imparting higher studies in United Arab Emirates (UAE).
General Profile of Sharjah Men's College
Sharjah Men's College is a relatively new institution, founded on 7th February 1998, with assistances from HE Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan. Located in the spectacular University City region, the college nears the main city area of Sharjah. The convenient location of Sharjah Men's College attracts numerous students from Sharjah and its vicinities like Umm Al Quwain, Fujairah and Ajman. Ever since its inception, the student strength of Sharjah Men's College has increased from a mere 120 to nearly 800.
Courses and Programs at Sharjah Men's College
The students enrolling themselves in Sharjah Men's College are offered a wide range of courses to choose from. The enriched faculty of the College imparts in-depth knowledge on subjects like Information Technology, Business and Technology, in the form of the following courses:
Certificate Course, having a duration of 2 years
Higher Diploma Course, for 4 years
3-years Diploma Course
Continuing Education programs are specially offered to those Sharjah Men's College students, who intent to persist with their studies. English is the common medium of expression for all courses taught.
Educational Facilities in Sharjah Men's College
As far as the educational facilities in Sharjah Men's College are concerned, they include 15 classrooms, workshops, 5 engineering laboratories and 10 computer laboratories. 19 more classrooms were constructed in 2002. The learning center and the library are fully-equipped with books and computer-printed study materials, to promote better learning. Moreover, students have easy access to computers and internet, for projects and research works.
Apart from imparting education, Sharjah Menís College organizes various recreational activities for the students as well. The entertainment facilities of Sharjah Men's College comprise:
- One fully equipped gym
- Multi-purpose community hall
- Large swimming pool
- Two squash courts
The Sharjah Men's College graduates have good future prospects, acquiring employments in private and governmental sectors. They are praised for their HCT-SMC competence, knowledge, skills and high work principles.