Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) is named after His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and HBMSU President. HBMSU was inaugurated in 2002 as the only institution with an eLearning platform in the UAE, thanks to a strategic initiative with an aim to encourage the interest, uptake and application of Total Quality Management (TQM) thinking in the Arab world through innovative, affordable and accessible means. HBMsU has provided learning opportunities to all those individuals aspiring to specialize in quality management and to those associated with its implementation and management in various sectors of the economy. HBMSU adopts a blended learning approach in the delivery of its various programs and courses. The blend combines the benefits of face-to-face learning, online collaboration and self-paced learning.