Our Triple Helix Partners

The Triple Helix is the three stranded partnership of government, higher education and employment. Together we work for the development of the Al Gharbia Region.
The Higher Colleges of Technology, together with other Higher education and post-secondary education providers are working to develop the human capital of Al Gharbia with the primary aim of enabling graduates to progress directly into employment in the region and make a significant contribution to economic development. We work closely in partnership with other education providers, government bodies and employers.

Our Triple Helix Partners include:


  • Rulers Representative Court - Western Region
  • Western Region Municipal Council (WRMC)
  • Abu Dhabi Council for Economic Development
  • Health Authority - Abu Dhabi (HAAD)
  • Abu Dhabi Health Services – (SEHA)
  • Khalifa Fund to Support and Develop Small & Medium Enterprises
  • Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC)
  • Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture & Heritage (ADACH)


  • ADCO
  • ENEC
  • AL Hosn Gas
  • Etihad
  • Shams Power Company
  • ChemaWEyaat


  • Abu Dhabi Council for Economic Development
  • Abu Dhabi Education Council
  • Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation (ADMAF)
  • Environment Agency Abu Dhabi
  • Family Development Foundation
  • Khalifa Fund
  • New York University
  • The American Embassy
  • The British Embassy
  • The Emirates Foundation for Youth Development
  • The Red Crescent