Middlesex University Dubai Joins Oracle Academy
- November 27 2015
To develop the newest industry trends using current technologies, Middlesex University Dubai joins the Oracle Academy program which offers learning resources and technologies for individual students and educators, and comprehensive computer science education programs and resources for secondary schools, technical/vocational schools, and two and four-year colleges and universities.
As an Oracle Academy Institutional Member, Middlesex University Dubai will have access to Application Express Workspaces, Oracle Academy Workshop in a Box (Alice, Greenfoot), Object-Oriented Programming (Java) Course Curricula (Java Fundamentals, Java Programming), Database Course Curricula (Database Design and Programming with SQL, Database Programming with PL/SQL), Oracle Technology Software Program Licenses for Teaching & Not-for-Profit Academic Research Use, Oracle Applications Software Program Licenses for Teaching & Not-for-Profit Academic Research Use, access to My Oracle Support - Software Updates and Patches for Software Licensed via Oracle Academy, Attend Free Faculty Workshops (Alice, Greenfoot, attend Free Oracle Academy Faculty Professional Development Courses, 50% Discount on Oracle University Trainin, 25% Discounted Oracle Certification Exam Vouchers, 50% Discounts on Oracle Press eBooks, Oracle Academy Student Community Day, Eligible to Co-Host Oracle Academy Days, Eligible to Co-Host Code Together Events, Eligible to Participate in Oracle Academy Focus Groups¸ Eligible to be a Featured Oracle Academy Member Success Story and many more benefits.
The department of computer Engineering and Informatics (DCEI) at Middlesex University Dubai enjoys strong ties with the industry and in addition to this new partnership, also has academic alliances with EMC, IBM, Cisco, SAP and Microsoft. The department is led by Dr. Fehmida Hussain and the Oracle Academic Alliance will be coordinated by Ms. Pallavi Ranjan.