AMA University’s students bag major awards in the 3rd GCC Robotics Challenge

AMA International University-Bahrain’s (AMAIUB) teams composed of the College of Engineering students bagged the 3rd and 4th places in the regional round of the 3rd GCC Robotics Challenge held on April 21, 2018 at the University of Bahrain. The two teams from AMAIUB that won the 1st and 2nd place in the local round, represented the Kingdom of Bahrain in the said regional round. AMAIUB students actively participate in competitions and had won numerous awards in local, regional and international events. In fact, AMAIUB’s team Read More +

AMAIUB organizes beach clean-up drive

AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) organized a beach clean-up drive at the Karbadad Beach, Seef on March 31. Spearheaded by the University’s External and Community Engagement Office and in cooperation with the Capital Municipality, the beach clean-up aimed to emphasize AMAIUB’s environmental awareness  initiatives,  promote volunteerism among its academic community in  cleaning the coastal  shores, and campaign for the protection  of the Kingdom’s marine life. Employees and students joined hands in collecting large amounts of plastics and other non-biodegradable wastes that are harmful to the environment. Read More +

AMAIUB, King Hamad University Hospital conduct Blood Donation Campaign

As a response to the call of social responsibility, AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB), in cooperation with the King Hamad University Hospital (KHUH), conducted the 7th annual Blood Donation Campaign on March 20, held at the University campus. With the theme, “Save a life, give blood”, the campaign was organized by the External and Community Engagement Office in collaboration with the University Student Council and the Student Community Engagement Club.  Faculty members, staff, and students lined up to donate blood and took advantage of the free Read More +

CCS, Bahrain Specialist Hospital conduct Hands-Only CPR Awareness Event

In celebration of the Heart Saver Awareness month, the College of Computer Studies’ (CCS) Community Engagement Committee, in cooperation with the Bahrain Specialist Hospital,  recently conducted the Hands-Only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Awareness Event which aimed to share the vital and simple steps that could help save a life through CPR. Dr. Abbas Haleem Abbasi delivered a lecture about the significance of CPR   which could double or even triple a person’s survival rates when ordinary people and not just healthcare providers, initiate the CPR when the Read More +

CCS students join Hackathon- Hack @ the Track 2018

AMA International University- Bahrain’s (AMAIUB) College of Computer Studies (CCS) students  was among the  participants of Hackathon,  Hack @ the Track 2018 competition last  March 7-8. The Hackathon aimed to find solutions that encourage the use of digital payments such that they would be more appealing, secured, accessible, and relevant. The team composed of AMAIUB  students, namely:  Nourhan Khairy,Najam Ilyas,Muddassar Asif, Mohammed Al Mufti,  and Maher Al Mufti,  used a combination of technologies such as Android Studio, HTML, JavaScript and UXpin to develop their prototype Read More +

COE students bag 1st, 2nd places in GCC Robotics Challenge Local Round

AMA International University-Bahrain’s (AMAIUB) teams composed of the College of Engineering (COE) students  bagged the 1st and 2nd places in the local round of the 3rd GCC Robotics Challenge held on March 19 at the University of Bahrain. Organized by the Institute of Engineering Technology in cooperation with the University of Bahrain, this competition aimed to promote state-of-the-art technologies in robotics and their applications.  The said competition also demonstrated advanced recent developments in robotics and featured six different types of robots. The two teams from Read More +

AMAIUB joins the National Action Charter celebration

To show its profound support to the Kingdom’s celebrations which promote the principles of patriotism, belongingness, and unity, AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) actively joined the National Action Charter (NAC) Day festivities which was organized by the Ministry of Education headed by the Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi on February 14. One of the activities was a display of students’ projects at the NAC monument. Along with the other universities, AMAIUB also exhibited two its best student graduation projects which could benefit the Read More +

AMAIUB signs MoU with Bahrain Airport Services

With the aim to advance cooperation in the areas of internships, professional training, joint research, and other academic-related endeavors, AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoU) with Bahrain Airport Services (BAS) during a ceremony held on February 5, 2018 at the University’s MBA Conference Room. Dr. Geraldo C. Talisic, Vice President for Academic Affairs signed on behalf of AMAIUB while Mr. Salman Al Mahmeed, Chief Executive Officer, signed on behalf of BAS. The signing was witnessed by honorable guests from BAS, namely: Read More +

AMA International University-Bahrain celebrates Bahraini Women’s Day

In response to the call made by Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, wife of His Majesty the King and President of the Supreme Women Council, AMA International University-Bahrain (AMAIUB) celebrated the Bahraini Women’s Day at the University Auditorium. This activity honored AMAIUB’s female Bahraini employees and recognized their significant contributions to the Kingdom’s socio-economic goals. Because this year’s Bahraini Women’s Day theme is celebrating women in the engineering field, the University also acknowledged some of its employees who are graduates of Read More +

AMA University holds Bahrain National Day Celebration

AMA International University (AMAIUB) celebrated the Kingdom’s 46th National Day on Thursday, December 14 at the University Auditorium. The event started with the singing of the national anthem and followed by the speeches of AMAIUB VP for Administration and Finance Ms. Buena Gracia Canzana and VP for Academic Affairs Dr. Geraldo C. Talisic. Both of them underscored the importance of holding the Bahrain National Day celebration in order to promote patriotism, good citizenship, and sense of belongingness among the students, staff, and faculty of the Read More +