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Education City

Education CityLocated in Doha, Education City is an organization of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development that aims to provide quality education to students in the region. It houses a number of educational facilities where education is imparted at all levels. It also serves as a center where educational institutes share research and forge relationships with businesses and institutions. A number of schools, colleges and universities are located here where students get a chance to upgrade their skill and knowledge.

Education City has campuses of as many as 6 American universities and one British university. Also, there is a branch campus of one French university, offering quality learning opportunities in a learning conducive environment. These include Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar, Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar School of the Arts, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar and UCL Qatar. These renowned institutes offer programs in a wide array of concentrations including fashion design, graphic design, interior design, medicine, electrical, mechanical and petroleum engineering, biological sciences and more. Other than international campuses education city also has a Qatari university that offers training programs in Islamic studies.

Colleges and Schools
Education City also has various other institutions that offer unparalleled learning opportunities to students, helping them turn into qualified professionals. Qatar Academy is also located here that offers an international education from preschool to university level entrance. The Learning Center is another great institute that helps assists students to develop compensatory skills while Academic Bridge Program offers a university-preparatory program.

Other Centers at Education City
There are a number of research centers in Education City as well that focus on research and science. These include RAND-Qatar Policy Institute, Qatar Science & Technology Park as well as Qatar National Research Fund. These centers provide research opportunities to students as well as professionals that play an important role in the intellectual and professional growth.

Education City also has Doha Debates, which is a public forum for dialogue and Qatardebate, a youth civic engagement initiative. Al Jazeera Children's Channel and Al Shaqab is also located here.

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