Union Minister for Education and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Shri Dharmendra Pradhan will be visiting the United Arab Emirates from 1st to 3rd November 2023.

During his visit, he will be meeting several key Ministers, officials, academicians, eminent representatives from the Indian diaspora, and business heads and engage in important discussions related to the education and skilling ecosystem of both countries.

On 1st November 2023, Shri Pradhan will meet HE Ms. Sara Musallam, Minister of State for Early Education and Chairperson of Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), Education Minister of UAE, H.E. Dr. Ahmad Al Falasi and Foreign Minister of UAE, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed.

The Minister will be visiting the Interim Campus of the IIT Delhi-Abu Dhabi. He will visit the 42 Abu Dhabi, School for Disruptive Learning. Shri Pradhan will also be interacting with the Odiya Community of UAE at the Indian Embassy Auditorium.

On 2nd November 2023, Shri Pradhan will visit Hub 71, a global tech ecosystem in Abu Dhabi followed by a visit to BAPS Mandir. In Dubai, the Minister will visit EFS, a facility management company and their training facilities.

Later, he will meet H.E. Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, Cabinet Member and Minister of Cabinet Affairs. He will also meet the principals of CBSE Schools. Shri Pradhan will interact with the IIT/IIM Alumni and Heads of education establishments in Dubai.

On the next day, Shri Pradhan will meet H.E. Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman and CEO of DP World and the representatives of VFS in Dubai