Our purpose is to empower Emirati and Arab youth through education
so that they can thrive and contribute to the development of the region.
We work to cultivate sustainable innovative education solutions
through authentic partnerships.
Seeking an education is not only about personal achievement, it is our civic and religious responsibility as Arabs and Muslims.
I hope this foundation will help deserving young Arabs fulfill their education quest and that they in turn will help others.”
Abdulla Al Ghurair, Our Founder
Measurable impact for enabling long-term change in the region through education.
Exploring ideas and being bold in our approach to designing education and learning solutions for real world challenge.
To authentically engage and work with diverse stakeholders to better serve the region through educational solutions.
To operate and continually improve to meet the highest standards for ourselves, and our stakeholders.
Total numbers of learners include our scholars
as well as beneficiaries of other programs
(STEM, OLSP, Micro-Masters, YTP, MIT Bootcamp,
Amideast, and Capacity Building programs)
HE Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Chairman of AGFE speaks to Founding Patron of the Centre for Strategic Philanthropy, University of Cambridge’s Judge Business School, Badr Al Jaafar […]
Scholars from across the Arab region studying in university programs in a variety of fields including technology and innovation around the world innovate, excel and tell their […]
The AGFE in collaboration with the UAE Ministry of Education launched the Consortium for Quality Online Learning (UCQOL), bringing together 9 leading universities in the UAE to […]
The AGFE in collaboration with the United Arab Emirates University’s Science and Innovation Park (UAEU) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) organized a 10 week immersive […]