THE AMAL PROGRAM: BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN EDUCATION AND INDUSTRY
Wednesday, 8th April 2015
Their slogan is Gain and Give, and they are practicing it every day as part of the Amal Program. It is an apt description for what the program hopes to achieve. Dr. Samir Abdelmouty, the program’s founder and director, explained that the program was born out of a realization that there was a training gap between universities and international oil companies. “Smart graduates are out there and they are qualified, they just need a little help to fully realize their potential,” said Abdelmouty.