Rabdan Academy has partnered with Monash University in Australia to develop a comprehensive framework for research and academic cooperation as part of the academy’s efforts to foster collaborations with the top 200 universities worldwide.

This partnership facilitates the exchange of educational materials, expertise, and experiences, contributing to the enhancement of the educational and research systems of both institutions globally.

His Excellency Salem Saeed Al Saeedi, Vice President of Rabdan Academy, expressed his happiness with this exceptional partnership, highlighting the significance of Monash University as one of the world’s leading universities, ranked among the top 50 universities globally.

His Excellency Al Saeedi indicated that Rabdan Academy, in collaboration with Monash University, aims to achieve globally leading educational results that benefit students, graduates, faculty members and researchers.

Professor Sharon Pickering, Acting Provost and Senior Vice-President at Monash University, said: “Monash welcomes this new framework for cooperation with Rabdan Academy and the exciting potential it offers for collaboration.” 

The partnership will support the implementation of joint global programmes and projects, including the faculty exchange programme, undergraduate and postgraduate student exchange programme. The partnership will also create other initiatives to enrich future skills, knowledge, and experiences in strategic and crucial areas at regional and global levels.

Rabdan Academy is actively expanding its partnerships locally and globally in line with its Vision 2025, aspiring to become a leading educational, training and research institution in safety, security, defence, emergency preparedness and crisis management.

With this agreement in place, the coming period will witness coordination activities between the two institutions through specialised work teams to implement joint initiatives, programmes and projects.