Headed by Dr Ali Rashed Al Nuaimi,
On Tuesday 4th October 2016, His Excellency Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Chancellor of UAEU headed the first meeting of the University Council for the current academic year.
The University Council includes a number of dignitaries, including his Excellency Eissa Abdulfattah Kazim, Director of Dubai International Financial Center, and his Excellency Younis Haji Al Khoori, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance. Other notable figures from both the public and private sector also attended the Council meeting, as did many faculty members from the university.
The role of the University Council is to strengthen the University’s path towards leadership and excellence at both a regional and an international level. This will be implemented through the University's new strategic plan 2017-2021, which will support the UAE Agenda 2021. This will provide the State with the research it will need in the future, supporting innovation and creativity and raising the level of academic performance to attain the best results.