UAEU Facts & Figures

Graduation & Retention Rates
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Faculty Members 

Faculty members in the UAEU are holders of doctorate degrees from accredited institutions. The faculty academic titles are: Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor. The total number of faculty members in the University during the academic year 2016-2017 was 630, in addition to a number of visiting faculty.

Instructors & Research Assistants

The University also has support teaching staff. Instructors are Master’s Degree holders and Research Assistants hold Bachelor Degrees. The latter must have shown appropriate academic achievements during their studies as reflected in their graduation grade point average (GPA).

National Teaching Assistants

National teaching assistants are the potential future faculty members at the University. These assistants must have shown scholarly potential during their undergraduate education. The University will then sponsor their graduate education. There were 61 national teaching assistants, during the academic year 2016/2017.

Total Academic Staff

The following table provides statistics of the faculty members and teaching support staff in the University as of the academic year 2016/2017.

College

Faculty Members

Instructors

Teaching Assistants

Humanities & Social Science

130

14

18

Science

101

22

3

Education

30

0

4

Business & Economics

64

15

3

Law

47

1

9

Food and Agriculture

36

9

-

Engineering

89

15

10

Medicine & Health Science

99

5

11

Information Technology

34

10

3

University College

-

199

-

Total

630

290

61

Students

Various audit and accreditation bodies require our student numbers to be presented in various different ways using a range of definitions. The following data are total student head counts for each College, and include students in the foundation program who have not yet progressed to their chosen degree program. Further breakdowns of numbers based on specific definitions are available on request from the Strategy and Future Department (irpu@uaeu.ac.ae).

There were 13,810 students registered at the University during the academic year 2016/2017. Enrolled male students represented 19%, while female students represented 81% of the entire student population. The distribution of the enrolled students across the various Colleges is presented in the following table.

 

College

Male Students

Female Students

Total

Humanities & Social Sciences

308

3732

4040

Science

205

985

1190

Education

11

604

615

Business & Economics

549

1779

2328

Law

279

674

953

Food & Agriculture

58

607

665

Engineering

847

1825

2672

Medicine & Health Sciences

146

477

623

Information Technology

158

566

724

Total

2561

11249

13810

 

 

 

 

Apr 30, 2017