Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press

Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press), formerly known as Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation (BQFP), launched its publishing program in 2010 as a world-class publishing house founded on international best practices, excellence and innovation. HBKU Press strives to be a cornerstone of Qatar's knowledge-based economy by providing a unique local and international platform for literature, literacy, scholarship, discovery and learning.

Headquartered in Doha, Qatar, HBKU Press publishes fiction and non-fiction titles for adults and for children in addition to educational books for schools, academic books for universities and researchers, and information and reference titles. Aiming to promote the love of reading and writing, HBKU Press is helping to establish a vibrant literary culture in Qatar and the Middle East and to cultivate new talent in the region.

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Stars of Science Narrows Field to Top Six

The Engineering stage was the culmination of weeks of work for the candidates, who developed their prototypes in close quarters throughout the program. In addition to technical challenges, the men and women had to consider the marketability of their projects.

The Stars That Shine Brightest

Since returning to TV screens on 13 September 2014 for its sixth season, Stars of Science, the highly popular televised competition initiated by Qatar Foundation, has enraptured audiences across the Arab world.

Another Star is Born

Mohammed Al Housani, a graduate of Texas A&M University at Qatar, a partner university of Hamad bin Khalifa University, was the winner of Star of Science Season 6.