Under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and within the activities of the National Festival of Tolerance and Human Fraternity 2019, more than 500 volunteers from schools and universities comprised of more than 150 nationalities residing in the UAE, participated in the initiative to assemble the largest natural flower carpet in the world to enter the Guinness Book of World Records.
The University's participation came through the Mufleh Volunteer Team led by Hamoud Saeed Ahmed Buzanjal and Mohammed Thani Al Falasi from the College of Mass Communication.
The carpet depicted the emblems of the National Festival for Tolerance and Human Fraternity as well as the main national landmarks of the UAE. The area of the natural flower carpet reached more than two large football stadiums with the use of 50 tons of flowers. The celebration also showcased a variety of theatrical and artistic shows and programs.