(MENAFN Press) DUBAI, UAE “ November 7, 2012 -
Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University (TAGIUNI), Democratizing World-Class Education and Pearson VUE, the electronic certification and licensure testing business of Pearson signed a partnership agreement to provide testing services for information technology, regulatory and certification boards, academic, government, and corporate clients.
Under the agreement, the world's largest most secure test center network, TAGIUNI will setup two location as Pearson VUE test centers to provide TAGIUNI students and candidates with testing services in various fields delivered online through the University's state of the art e-learning system.
Pearson VUE delivers millions of high-stakes tests a year across the globe for clients in the licensure, certification, academic admissions, regulatory, and government testing service markets. It boasts the world's leading test center network, with over 5,000 test centers in 175 countries, 230 of which are fully-owned and -operated Pearson Professional Centers. Pearson Professional Centers utilize a patent-winning design, which was created specifically for high-stakes testing and offers a carefully controlled, consistent testing environment.
Both Pearson VUE and TAGIUNI believe that online education solutions are central to providing rapidly emerging economies with the skills and knowledge-base necessary to compete in a competitive global environment.
Mr. Salah M. Abu Osbeh, TAGIUNI's Executive Director of Professional Partnerships and Continuous Education said: "With this agreement, TAGIUNI added another successful platform to its comprehensive online programs based on multi agreements with leading educational institutions around the world. We believe that the vision of HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, TAGIUNI president will soon become a role model for all to follow. According to recent reports there has been a huge rise in the number of online students around the world which means we are on the right track".
For more information about the products and services offered by both parties, please visit www.pearsonvue.com and www.tagiuni.com