About Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Sharjah - "the city of culture"
Stretching across 2590sq.km and lying in the heart of the UAE, the city of Sharjah has made a remarkable impact by winning "The Cultural Capital of the Arab World" Award for the year 1998.

"Enough of concrete and let us build the human being"

The slogan by His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, the Ruler of Sharjah since 1972, has now become a reality. His Highness is a member of the Supreme Council of the United Arab Emirates, which governs the affairs of the Federation. During his rule, Sharjah has experienced rapid growth in various fields; the most important development being in the field of human resources.