For academic institutions, establishing partnerships with various organizations is necessary to improve research and innovate teaching methodologies. Skyline University College reaches out to local and international organizations for possible collaborations that could enhance the learning experience Skyline can give to students.
Recently, Dr. Amitabh Upadhya, SUC’s Director for Outreach and Accreditation, invited Dr. Jacqueline Tanti-Dougall, Consultant for UN WTO (Valletta – Malta) and Director to the Board of the International Federation of Travel and Tourism Advocates (IFTTA), to discuss Tourism Laws in the UAE and explore areas for cooperation. Dr. Ajith Kumar - Head of Academics, School of Business and Dr. Mohit Vij - Associate Professor also attended the meeting. Skyline presented Dr. Tanti-Dougall a plaque of appreciation.
Dr. Tanti-Dougall is in the UAE on an invitation of the Economics Department of the Government of UAE to draft Tourism Laws for the UAE Federation. She is meeting experts and tourism management organizations of all Emirates as part of her consultancy project for the UAE Federal Government.