January 16th, 2012
08:39 PM GMT
Doha, Qatar (CNN) – Doha, off the back of its hydrocarbon wealth, is booming.
Dozens of landmark projects are feeding the construction industry and the Emir of Qatar, HH Sheikh Hamad, is determined to manage the country’s growth and create a sustainable long term plan.
He is investing in education, innovation and culture under the umbrella of his government’s cultural arm, The Qatar Foundation.
In this episode of Future Cities, CNN's Richard Quest explores Education City, a collection of eight international universities which is at the core of Qatar’s plans to become a seat of learning in the Middle East.