Dubai: One of the best accredited universities in the region, University of Dubai has partnered with Dubai Customs to improve the performance of the government entity through training and skill development.
The agreement is in line with Dubai Customs’ plans and efforts to enhance means of cooperation with universities and educational institutions in order to develop the efficiency and skills of their employees further.
The Memorandum of Association was signed at the Emirates Vision Career Fair 2021 which was held in Dubai World Trade Centre from 15th to 17th November.
Mr. Mohammed Al Ghaffari, Executive Director, Human Resources, Finance and Administration Division at Dubai Customs and Dr. Nasser Al Muraqab, COO, University of Dubai closed the deal with their signatures in the presence of Mr. Abdulla Ali bin Zayed Al Falasi, Director General of Dubai Government Human Resources Department and Dr. Eesa Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai.
As part of the association, Dubai Customs will have access to University of Dubai’s scientific research capabilities, innovation labs and libraries which will enable the government entity to develop the necessary academic degrees, professional skills and competencies of the Dubai Customs employees, and to improve their performance.
Meanwhile, Dr. Eesa Bastaki, President of the University of Dubai said the University expressed his delight to develop academic cooperation with different government and private entities, and customize innovative academic programs that help in promoting employees’ potential and efficiency.
Dr. Bastaki praised Dubai customs for their incessant efforts in developing their procedures and services through different means including the training of their staff on the latest trends in customs and supply chain fields.