Georgetown University in Qatar (GUQ) is committed to impacting the lives of its students, as well as sharing its expertise and resources with the wider community in Qatar.
The Office of Educational Enrichment within Student Development is dedicated to providing high school students with meaningful and engaging programming throughout the year. The mission of the office is to promote academic and personal growth for students in Qatar and abroad. With pre-college activities that vary from one-day workshops, to weekend conferences, to three-week summer course work, programming is designed to be accessible to every type of high school student. The goal of the Educational Enrichment initiatives is to create students that are lifelong learners and ready for university-level success.
Educational Enrichment programs include the following:
MUN offers students and educators resources and training sessions geared towards preparing school groups for participation in the annual Georgetown Model United Nations Conference, the oldest MUN conference in Qatar.
PG invites students in years 10, 11 and 12 of high school to explore the world of today in order to shape the world of tomorrow. The program is comprised of twice-a-month interactive workshops with the program culminating in a week long after-school program in the spring, all geared towards personal and academic skills building.
GPS helps prepare students for the challenges of university life. The three-week program introduces Georgetown Qatar's curriculum, provides SAT/ACT preparation sessions, includes preparatory courses in English and math, and offers study skills workshops.