One of the goals of Skyline University is to “give the world Graduates equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in the global workplace.” Hence, Skyline faculty members cultivate the spirit of entrepreneurship in students, encourage them to think out of the box, and guide them in their journey to become future job-generators. The university motivates students at every step of the way in their journey to become entrepreneurs by encouraging them to do research works, providing them industry exposures, and assisting them in the conceptualization of startups.
On the 29th of April 2019, during the 7th Undergraduate Research Competition conducted by Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi, three BBA students of Skyline University College presented their research papers in “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Category.” These research papers were among the 240 plus shortlisted papers from a total of 750 plus research papers received from all GCC countries.
Ms. Sadaf Mayet, who is taking a BBA program at SUC, presented the paper titled “Investigating the variables that influence developing women entrepreneurship – Empirical evidence from UAE.” She was mentored by faculty members Dr. A. M. Sakkthivel and Dr. Ramakrishna Yanamandra.
Ms. Abida Rahman and Ms. Seema Bashir of the BBA Program presented the research paper titled “Snaptrack – Online Maps.” She was mentored by Dr. Haitham Alzoubi and Dr. Kakul Agha.
Both papers were well received by a distinguished panel of judges and all the other participants from various universities in the GCC countries. The students and mentors received certificates from Abu Dhabi University.