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Collaboration between Athena Global Education and Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy

Athena Global Education has entered into a collaboration with  Guglielmo Marconi University (GMU), Italy, under Interuniversity Cooperation Agreements. Learn More.

Student of the month- August 2020”-- Congratulations, Reynaldo Dario

Mr. Reynaldo Dario of Philippines is our Student of the month- August 2020.Read on to know how he manages work-life balance.   Learn More.

A Slew of Courses from Athena Global Education 

Athena Global Education launched 4 microcredit courses to sharpen the skills and expand domain knowledge of working professionals in the shortest possible time.   Learn More.

 Commencement of DBA programme on September 4, 2020 

"The first batch of the Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) programme for Summer 2020-21 commences on September 4, 2020."  Learn More.

Revealed: the best workplaces for women in the Gulf 

Sharjah-based Westford University College tops the inaugural list of the 2020 Best Workplaces for Women in the GCC.   Learn More.

 Westford University College: At the forefront of education transformation

Westford University College deploys higher level technology to enhance learning experience. Excerpts from an interview with CEO Firoz Thairinil.   Learn More.

Closing date for (DBA) application for Summer 2020 batch – August 24, 2020. 

Admissions to Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) program- Summer 2020 Batch is about to close. The deadline to complete the online admissions application (including payment) is 5.00 pm GMT on August 24, 2020.   Learn More.

Discussion Board launched

We are delighted to inform you that we have launched the Discussion Board on August 19, 2020 to further enhance your learning experience at Athena Global Education.   Learn More.

 Dr. Mervyn Emmanuel as Head of Academic Delivery and Student Engagement 

We are extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Mervyn Emmanuel as Head of Academic Delivery and Student Engagement, Athena Global Education.   Learn More.

 Westford University College: Study locally but gain global experience  

Westford offers a range of industry-relevant degrees in the region Westford University College (WUC) is a pioneer in fostering continuous growth of fulfilling education for young graduates and executive professionals.    Learn More.

Athena Global Education has entered into a collaboration with  Guglielmo Marconi University (GMU), Italy, under Interuniversity Cooperation Agreements.

GMU is a  top performer in the 2020 International U-Multirank Ranking,a European Commission supported higher education ranking system, in three categories viz. Open Access Publications(Research), International Joint Publications (International Orientation) and Regional Joint Publications (Regional Engagement).

Two of our  self-learning online programs-- Master of Business Administration (MBA)and Master of International Business Administration (IMBA) have already been developed and delivered in partnership with GMU.

Under this agreement, the new GMU programmes under which Athena students can be enrolled are:

  • Master in Data Science with Artificial Intelligence
  • Master in Data Science with Data Analytics
  • Master in Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Master in Healthcare Management & Leadership
  • Master in in Supply Chain Management

These programs are delivered through well-designed Learning Resources and assessed through projects that are developed as per the highest standards practiced at GMU.

“Our collaboration with GMU gives us the opportunity to bring to our students courses which are relevant and in high demand in the professional world. Through this learning, they will be able to gain deeper domain knowledge and considerably improve the quality of their performance at the workplace,” says Mr Firoz Thairinil, Founder & CEO, Athena Global Education.

“We have had a very fruitful partnership with Westford University for the last five years and have produced thousands of graduates together. Now with Athena Global Education, their latest venture, we are going a step ahead by expanding our portfolio in the area of Data Science. We make it easy for learners to access educational programs through new technological solutions. One of the crucial features of our university is that a student can successfully combine, thanks to our provisional modalities, work with study,” explains Mr Arturo Lavalle, Director of Research & Development Department, Guglielmo Marconi University

Learners successfully completing programs offered by Athena Global Education in collaboration with Guglielmo Marconi University will have the distinction of being part of GMU’s prestigious alumni network and can attend the convocation ceremony conducted on the campus.