VI. International Universities Debating Championship was Completed with the Final Ceremony


The final ceremony of the VI. International Universities Debating Championship organized by the QatarDebate Center was held at the Haliç Congress Center on 22 June 2022.

The Championship was organized between 17-22 June 2022 by the QatarDebate Center, a member of Qatar Foundation, with the strategic partnership of Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University, event partnership of Ibn Haldun University, and support from Turkish Airlines (THY), and Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT) with more than 90 teams from 50 countries.

Texas A&M University Qatar and Jordan Science and Technology University’s debate teams went head to head in the final session, debating the enlargement of NATO in the context of world peace. Following jury evaluations, the students of Texas A&M University Qatar were declared the champions in the native speakers category and Ibn Haldun University took the championship for the Arabic as a second language category. The finalists took their awards from Prof. Dr. Hayat Abdullah Maarafi, Executive Director of QatarDebate Center.