Message from the President
Hello , and welcome to Kadoorie.
Palestine Technical University _ Kadoorie is a reputable university in the Palestinian system of higher education as it is the only governmental University in the West Bank and the only Technical university in Palestine. The university’s governmental identity makes it a national landmark, and a leverage for economic, scientific and technological development. The university makes higher education accessible to a large number of less fortunate, but nonetheless outstanding students , thus preserving the sacred right of education.
The university’s technical character has contributed to the distinction of its academic programs and has helped our students, faculty, and alumni stand out for their commitment to academic excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, diversity, vibrancy, and creative innovation .
The university maintains an “ open door policy “ with both the local and international community which has given it the opportunity to create a wide range of multilateral partnerships with institutions of the public sector, private sector, and civil society alike thus opening broad prospects for the students and giving them valuable opportunities to refine their personalities, deepen their awareness and broaden their interests and higher-order thinking and communication skills.
The speed of globalization and the collapse of cultural and economic barriers require modern education and cooperation with international universities in the fields of research , joint educational programs and staff exchanges that help bridge the gaps with our international partners . In this context , the university has established and fully equipped an Applied Research Center. The center conducts researches in various fields in cooperation with local and international partners ; the university has also launched special programs to host scientists and academics in the scientific and research fields the likes of “ Wakeb “.
We welcome you to participate in the endless opportunities at PTUK , joining talented scholars and outstanding staff in a place where everyone belongs.
PTUK President ,
Prof . Marwan Awartani