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Staff and students raise 800 kilogrammes of everyday essentials for the needy

With the spirit of Ramadan and an ambition to contribute actively to the society, Oryx Universal College collaborated with Wa’hab to reach out to those in need and to make a difference in the lives of those who are an essential part of the nation’s progress. Wa’hab is a non-profit organisation which started back in...
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OUC sponsors Ministry of Education & Higher Education event

In late March, Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MOEHE), Qatar hosted a Virtual College Readiness Forum. Oryx Universal College in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University & INJAZ Qatar sponsored the event. With 20 academic institutions, including international universities participating, the event was aimed to raise awareness about various majors being offered in universities...
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Working towards sustainability with one million tree planting campaign

Working towards achieving its sustainability goals, Qatar set on a mission to fulfil its commitment under the Paris Climate Change Agreement in September 2019. ‘Plant a Million Trees campaign’ supports this by aiming to afforest areas all across the nation. Numerous institutions have taken the initiative and participated in order to work towards achieving greener...
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OUC kick-starts 2021 with induction day

With the start of a new year, Oryx Universal College in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University welcomed a new cohort of its postgraduate programme, on 6th January 2021, hosting the event at the Al-Messila campus, in compliance with health and safety rules and regulations. OUC opened its doors to 30 new students in the...
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360 kilogrammes of litter cleaned up at the Singing Sand Dunes

As a part of Qatar Sustainability Week 2020, Oryx Universal College engaged in a clean-up initiative on 19th November. The event primarily aimed to instill a sense of responsibility individuals have towards the environment and the society. With this as a driving force OUC students and staff set off to the Singing Sand Dunes on...
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Joining hands with Qatar Green Building Council

Oryx Universal College was pleased to take part in Qatar Sustainability Week for the first time in 2020. This started with both students and staff making pledges to reduce their impact on the environment for the week, such as travelling more by metro or not using plastic bags. On 5th November, students and staff travelled...
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First OUC Charity Week a great success

During the week of 25th October – 30th October, Oryx Universal College was pleased to host its first Charity Week organised by Oryx Student Social Enterprise. ‘Charity Week’ is an organisation that has been active since 2014 in Qatar. All funds raised this year go to Education Above All projects which include Heart Surgery for...
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OUC’s first on-campus student induction event

Oryx Universal College marked a major milestone, on 15th and 16th September 2020, proudly welcoming six new cohorts including four undergraduate and two postgraduate, on their induction day organised at the Al Messila campus. The event proved extremely successful given OUC’s achievement as the only institute in Qatar offering female students an opportunity to pursue...
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Institution of Engineers India (Qatar Chapter) partnership signed

A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed between Oryx Universal College (OUC), in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University, and the Institution of Engineers India (IEI) (Qatar Chapter) on Thursday, 2 July at the university campus in Al Messila. The agreement has been in the making since February 2020 and addresses areas of cooperation, Continuing Professional Development (CPD), scholarly activities and collaboration in common areas of interest. The strategic partnership enables organising workshops, seminars and other professional development activities for engineering & technology communities. The signing ceremony started with the welcome speech by the Dean of...
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