His Excellency Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi
Cabinet Member and Minister of Education
His Excellency Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi has joined the Federal Government in 2014 as the Minister of Education. In 2016, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Higher Education were merged to form the Ministry of Education.
As a result, Al Hammadi responsibilities included the strategic supervision of education sector across the board and prepare students in the public education system to increase their productivity and achieve sustainable development for the UAE society.
Al Hammadi is also the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Institute of Applied Technology, Member of the Board of Directors of Khalifa University, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Distinguished Academic Performance, Chairman of the Higher Committee of Mohammed Bin Rashid Smart Learning Program, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute, Member of the Board of Directors of the National Qualifications Authority and Member of the Board of Trustees of the Khalifa Award for Education.
Al Hammadi has a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Embry-Riddle - United States.