Abu Dhabi Industry Award winners are in the top 10% of their graduating class and professional program specialization at HCT. They are selected on their performance according to the following criteria:
- GPA (Grade Point Average)
- Graduation project and work placement grades
- Attendance record
- Contribution to college activities and the community
These awards are open to graduates selected from all HCT campuses across the United Arab Emirates. 316 outstanding graduates in Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Applied Communications, Education, Health Sciences and Business programs have been recognized by UAE industry leaders since the Abu Dhabi Industry Award was instituted in 2004.