Vision, Mission, Values & Goals
"Leadership and excellence in higher education and scientific research at the regional
and international levels."
"Make a positive contribution to the advancement of United Arab Emirates by preparing
graduates for future leadership, providing quality education that meets international
standards, developing research solutions in areas strategic to the nation, and collaborating
effectively with other organizations to promote knowledge in the society."
Although the Vision and Mission of the University may change over time, we are guided
by a set of core principles and values:
- Respect Values, Heritage and Cultural Diversity: We respect the deep-rooted values and the rich heritage of UAE and seek to sustain
them. We also respect diversity in cultures and opinions.
- Integrity and Transparency: We adhere to the highest ethical principles and pledge to work with integrity and
transparency in order to achieve justice and promote institutional trust, credibility
- Spirit of Teamwork: We support one another at work through cooperation and teamwork, and value the rewarding
and creative environment that this produces.
- Leadership and Life-long Learning: We foster and support innovation, initiative, excellence and striving for international
best practice; we value a focus on student success, life-long learning and sharing
- Effectiveness in Decision-making: We are committed to basing our decisions and plans on evidence and analysis, and
adopting efficient systems and procedures.
- Effective Communication: We are committed to effective communication, through a variety of communication methods,
with all our stakeholders (staff, students, partners, vendors, and the local and international
- Prepare graduates to be pioneers and leaders in their areas of specialization.
- Develop scientific research capacity and innovation in areas of regional and national
- Achieve academic excellence in accordance with academic accreditation and institutional
- Promote the University’s role in the transfer of knowledge and skills to serve the
- Ensure that administrative services are provided with a high standard of quality,
efficiency and transparency.