Minister
His Excellency Hussain Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, United Arab Emirates

The Ministry of Education’s mission is to build a knowledge-based society, whilst enriching citizenship values. In order to realise its ambition of preparing a workforce which contributes to sustainable development while remaining globally competitive hinges on a modern society which embraces change whilst honouring its traditions.

A globally competitive edge requires effective communication and an understanding of the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) key position on the world stage. In particular, the importance of English as the language for business, finance and global opportunities.

Ministry of Education’s Vision:

Pioneering in student preparation in K-12 education system for a productive life in a dynamic world to ensure sustainable development for the UAE society.

Ministry of Education’s Mission:

Working together to promote the UAE K-12 education system, investing in human capital to build a knowledge-based society while enriching citizenship values.

Ministry of Education’s Values:

Citizenship and Responsibilities: Represented in strengthening national identity and social responsibilities

Principles and Values of Islam: Reinforce the human values through dialogue, tolerance, moderation, peace and volunteerism

Commitment and Transparency: Commitment to professionalism and transparency in performance

Contribution and Accountability: Commitment to include wider society in the educational systemMoE while being accountable for the performance of students

Right to Education for All: Represented in the equality of opportunities for all the constituents of the society

Quality and Innovation: Realised through the preparation of a human workforce that effectively contributes to accomplishing sustainable development while being globally competitive

To find out more visit the Ministry’s website.