Not too long ago in 2012 BBC stated that Qatar was “becoming one of the most significant players in the field of education innovation, supporting a raft of projects from grassroots basic literacy through to high-end university research.”
This country, rich in oil and obtaining competitive edge by education, has a strategy on a national level to improve education standards and teach citizens for jobs in 2030 thanks to Vision 2030 programme.
Qatar is a country with high percentage of expat experts so their decision was to offer free government-funded education only to its citizens, whereas most foreign nationals tend to send their children to private schools.
The hardest conviction to get into the mind of a beginner is that the education upon which he is engaged is not a college course, not a medical course, but a life course, for which the work of a few years under teachers is but a preparation.
Sir William Osler