Second Annual ACK Year in Review (2017/2018)

The ACK Year in Review is an annual student publication organized by the Australian College of Kuwait’s Student Council. The book features four main sections covering Academic Projects, Sports and Events, Fine Arts, and Graduation for the 2017/2018 Academic Year. Click here to view the second issue! For eligible submission in future editions, please email studentcouncil@ack.edu.kw.

Posted on Sept 19, 2018

Collaborative between ACK and NTEC

On the 9th of September 2018, the ACK president, the advisor to the ACK president, the Dean of the School of Engineering and the Engineering Head of Departments hosted their guests from EnerTech Company in ACK to celebrate the signing of a memorandum of understanding in respect of renewable energy between:

  • The Australian College of Kuwait – ACK
  • The National Technology Enterprises Company – NTEC

This memorandum defines the general framework of a continuous cooperation that concerns mainly but is not limited to:

  • study and develop joint training curriculums;
  • exchange or assign personnel for collaborative training, projects or sharing experience;
  • develop joint projects and trainings aimed at providing advanced technical support and services to local and regional industries;
  • transfer and exchange science and technology-related information;
  • exchange or share facilities and equipment for collaborative or independent research and trainings based on the policies of both Parties;
  • organize or co-sponsor symposia, conferences, forums, seminars, workshops and training courses upon mutual interests;
  • extend invitations for attending scholarly and technical meetings as well as national and international conferences; and
  • Provide opportunities for ACK students to obtain field training and internship at NTEC’s or its subsidiaries’ premises as part of their graduation requirements.

ACK is the first Private Higher Education Institution in Kuwait that took this initiative in renewable energy field.

Posted on Sept 9, 2018

ACK 2018 Staff Induction

On August 26, the HR department was delighted to welcome ACK newcomers for the new academic year 2018-19. An extensive HR induction program was delivered for a full day whereas the new joiners were enlightened about the different services provided by the HR department as well as other useful information. The induction program started with a review of the induction agenda by the HR team; it was followed by a welcome speech from the ACK president Prof. Isam Zabalawi. The induction program thereafter continued offering valuable information about ACK structure, strategy, policies and procedures and useful information from other departments. The Induction day was concluded by a staff lunch where newcomers and members of ACK management enjoyed their time in a very welcoming socialized atmosphere.

Posted on Sept 10, 2018