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Wed, 03/19/2014 - 12:36
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Education Minister Meets Carnegie Mellon University, New York Academy of Sciences CEOs

Doha, March 18 (QNA) -HE Minister of Education and Higher Education and Secretary General of the Supreme Education Council (SEC) Dr. Mohammed bin Abdul Wahid Al Hammadi met here today with CEO of Carnegie Mellon University Dr. Subra Suresh, who is currently visiting Doha to attend the tenth anniversary of the university foundation in Qatar . HE the Minister praised the role played by the university in the development process of higher education in Qatar , as one of the first universities that have joined the Education City , wishing them further progress and development in the service of human development in the country, according to the Qatar National Vision 2030 . HE the Minister Dr. Al Hammadi also met with President and CEO of the New York Academy of Sciences, Ellis Rubinstein who briefed HE the Minister on the pilot project, which was established by the university to motivate students of all ages and in all parts of the world , to increase interest in science , technology, engineering and mathematics. HE the Minister expressed his interest in this pilot project, which is compatible with the strategy of the Supreme Council for Education (SEC) , which pays serious attention to science and mathematics as being a solid foundation to build the future leaders.(QNA)