"Leadership and innovation in higher education, research and community service at national and international levels."


"UAEU will continue its positive contribution to the advancement of UAE by delivering undergraduate and graduate education that meets international standards, engaging effectively with the community and the world to foster knowledge creation and dissemination, and enhancing the research capacity of the country."


  1. Respect for Heritage and Cultural Diversity: We respect the deep-rooted values and the rich heritage of UAE and seek to sustain them. 
  2. Integrity and Transparency: We adhere to the highest ethical principles and work with integrity, transparency and accountability to create trust and credibility.
  3. Collaborative Work Environment : We support one another at work through cooperation and teamwork.
  4. Student Focus: We recognize that students are at the center of the university’s activities and ensure that our work contributes to continuous improvement in student success.
  5. Effectiveness in Decision-making: We focus on outcomes, base our decisions and plans on evidence and analysis, and develop and adopt efficient systems and procedures that support the university’s core business.
  6. Effective Communication: We are committed to effective communication, through a variety of communication methods, with all our stakeholders (staff, students, alumni, partners, vendors, and the local and international communities).
  7. Dedication to Knowledge: We are committed to world-class education and scholarship relevant to student careers and community needs. 


  • Prepare students to be distinguished in their areas of specialization, leaders and productive members of society.

  • Develop research capacity and innovation in areas of national and global importance.

  • Expand international accreditation for the university and its academic programs and promote the university’s global reputation.

  • Promote the University’s role in the transfer of knowledge and skills to serve the society.

  • Ensure high quality, efficient and transparent administrative services. 

  • Entrench a culture of innovation in institutional work environment.

Oct 8, 2017