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December 2014 

  • UAEU Organizes the Fourth International Congress of the World Heart Failure Society
    18  December 2014

    Her Excellency, Dr. Maitha Al Shamsi, Minister of State and Chairwoman of the Marriage Fund Institution, opened the Fourth International Congress of the World Heart Failure Society, organized by the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) on Thursday, 11th December 2014.[...]

  • UAEU Hosts a Conference on Orientalism, Globalization and Intercultural Relations
    10  December 2014

    The English Literature Department in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) recently organized the third international conference on, “Translating Others: the Modalities of Orientalism, Globalization and the Interculturalism of Civilizations.” [...]

  • UAEU Hosts its 8th Research Forum Showcasing Outstanding Research by University Students
    09  December 2014

    The College of Education at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) organized its 8th educational research conference on Tuesday 9th December 2014. It was attended by faculty and staff from the college as well as representatives from the Khalifa Award for Education, the Hamdan Bin Rashid Award for Distinguished Academic Performance, the Abu Dhabi Education Council and also students from UAEU. .[...]

  • UAEU Organizes an ‘Emirati Art’ Workshop to Foster Artistic Interest in Students
    08  December 2014

    The Department of Mass Communications in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) recently organized a roundtable discussion on ‘Emirati Art’. The university hosted a group of Emirati artists, who discussed the origins of their art, its development and the obstacles to be overcome..[...]

November 2014

  • UAEU Receives Swedish and Chinese Academic Delegations on Research Visits
    27  November 2014

    His Excellency Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Vice Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), recently received an academic delegation from Lund University (Sweden), headed by Dr. Axel Steuwr, the Director of Business Development in the Physical Sciences Department. He also received a Chinese delegation headed by Mr. Ji Gong Yang, the Deputy Director of the Department of Education for Ningxia Region. These visitors were met in the presence of Professor Mohsen Sherif, Acting Dean of the College of Engineering and Dr. Ahmed Hassan Al Marzouqi,  Director of Research Support and Sponsored Projects, in his office at the UAEU campus in Al Ain. [...]

  • UAEU Launches the ‘Pulse of the UAE Award’ to Enhance National Pride
    24  November 2014

    As part of the United Arab Emirates University’s (UAEU’s) celebrations for the 43rd National Day, the Media and Communication Department at UAEU launched the ‘Pulse of the UAE Award’, which seeks to highlight student creativity and to motivate students to display their talents and express their feelings of national belonging on the occasion of National Day: a celebration of the federation of the country[...]

  • UAEU Hosts a ‘No to Drugs’ Seminar
    22  November 2014

    The Office of College Activities and Community Support at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), in cooperation with the National Rehabilitation Center and the Drug Enforcement Administration of the Ministry of the Interior, recently held a seminar entitled, ‘Your Future is a Guarantee for Your Country - Say No to Drugs’..[...]

  • UAEU Organizes the 3rd Fine Arts Exhibition Including Local Artists
    22  November 2014

    The College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) organized its 3rd Fine Arts Exhibition. This was held in the presence of Professor Saif Al Qaydi, Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Also in attendance were faculty, students and other interested parties...[...]

October 2014

September 2014

  • UAEU Organizes in Empowerment of Women in the Food and Agricultural Sector Workshop Tuesday, 30 September 2014

    The College of Food and Agriculture at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), in cooperation with the General Women's Union and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO: the Regional Office covering the Gulf Cooperation Council and Yemen) organized a workshop on ‘The empowerment of women in the UAE’s agricultural and food production sector.’[...]

  • UAEU Organizes Career Preparation Workshops for Final Year Students
     Sunday, 21 September 2014

    In order to develop performance and efficiency the Assistant Dean’s Office for Professional Development in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) recently organized a series of workshops for more than 150 graduating students from a variety of institutions. [...]

  • UAEU Moves Up More Than 40 Places in the QS World University Rankings
    Sunday, 21 September 2014

    The QS World University Rankings, which specialize in rating educational research, recently announced their rankings of international universities for 2014. The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) achieved a place among the top 400 universities worldwide, and in doing so became the first university in the country to join such elite company.[...]

  • UAEU Vice Chancellor Addresses More than 2,000 Staff at the Annual Convocation Ceremony
    Tuesday, 16 September 2014

    His Excellency Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Vice Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), delivered a speech during the annual convocation officially heralding the start of the 2014/15 academic year. He conveyed the greetings of His Excellency Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of UAEU, to the assembled faculty and staff wishing them more academic success, continued excellence and wise leadership in the service of the UAE..[...]

  • Two UAEU Students Train with the European Organization for Nuclear Research
    Tuesday, 16 September 2014

    The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development recently supported two students from the Department of Physics, in the College of Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), to attend practical training with the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva, Switzerland, as part of a strategic partnership between CERN and UAEU.[...]

  • UAEU Launches the First Free Legal Advice Clinic in the UAE 
    Tuesday, 09 September 2014

    United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) recently launched a new legal clinic under the auspices of the Deanship of the College of Law..[...]

August 2014

  • UAEU Hosts 3,453 Freshmen in the Marhaba Alssaa Program 
    Sunday, 24 August 2014

    The United Arab Emirates University recently hosted the Marhaba Alssaa program for 3,452 freshmen (745 male students: 2,677 female students) and their parents. This is an annual event organized by the Student Affairs and Enrolment Department. The program runs from Sunday 24th of August until Wednesday 27th of August.[...]
  • 41 New Members of Faculty Join UAEU
    Wednesday, 18 August 2014

  • Under the patronage of his Excellency Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), the university recently welcomed 41 new members of faculty from a range of highly prestigious international academic institutions. Their work at the university will be in line with UAEU’s vision of inculcating leadership and excellence in higher education and scientific research.[...]

  • Freshmen at UAEU take the Foundation Year Quick Program
    Tuesday, 26 August 2014

    As part of the United Arab Emirates University’s constant endeavors to achieve academic excellence and contribute positively to the development of the country by preparing future leaders and pioneers, more than 150 students recently took the Foundation Year ‘Quick Program’. This program is offered by the Admissions Department of the Student Affairs and Enrollment Department in coordination with the University College and Scientific Affairs Section.[...]

July 2014

  • The First Ph.D Dissertation Defense by an Emirati Student from the College of Information Technology at UAEU Thursday, 17 July 2014

    The College of Information Technology at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) held its first Ph.D defense by an Emirati student recently. Ms. Kanna Al Falahi defended her dissertation on the 21st of May, 2014. ..[...]

  • UAEU Students Put a Smile on the Faces of People with Special Needs
    Sunday, 13 July 2014

    As part of the ‘Mubadara’ campaign for community partnership, female students from the Department of Mass Communications in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at UAEU organized a ‘Basma’ campaign to build bridges with people with special needs..[...]

  • First Ph.D Defense at the College of Engineering, UAEU
    Wednesday, 9 July 2014

    The first defense ofa Ph.D in Civil Engineering at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) was held on Wednesday, May 21st. Faisal Abdul Quddus presented his dissertation, completed under the supervision of Professor Yaser E. Hawas, on the ‘Development of an Integrated Incident and Transit Priority Management Control System’. .[...]

  • UAEU Professor Becomes a Member of the Arab-German Youth Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA) 
    Sunday, 6 July 2014

    Dr. Ahmed Ali Murad, Vice Dean of the College of Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), recently became a member of the Arab-German Youth Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA): the first Emirati to be admitted to membership of this prestigious academy.[...]

  • UAEU and the Social Welfare and Minor Affairs Foundation Discuss Cooperation 
    Sunday, 6 July 2014

    His Excellency Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Vice Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), met His Excellency Rashid Atteeq Al Hameli, Director General of the Social Welfare and Minor Affairs Foundation to discuss subjects of common interest between the two institutions and to promote cooperation and development in various fields, including social services and topics related to training, the exchange of experiences and information. The meeting was attended by Professor Reyadh Almehaideb, Deputy Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies.[...]

  • UAEU Launches Summer Research Experience 2014 
    Tuesday, 1 July 2014

  • The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) launched its Summer Research Experience (SURE) initiative for the second successive year. The aim of the initiative is to encourage and support the integration and interaction of undergraduate students in practical research experiences through training them in research methods..[...]

June 2014

  • Four Joint Research Projects between UAEU and Sultan Qaboos University 
    Sunday, 29 Jun 2014

    The United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) and Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) agreed to fund four new joint research projects during academic year 2013/2014. The projects were selected from 25 such projects submitted to a research competition. The research committee agreed to implement 22 projects across the two universities: 12 have already been completed and their findings published; while 10 are still in progress..[...]

  • Training Course to Encourage Work in the Private Sector Held at UAEU
    Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014

    The Center for Career Placement and Alumni at the United Arab Emirates University, in cooperation with the Emirates Foundation for Youth Development, organized a KAFA’AT program as part of the ABSHER initiative by holding a training course entitled; “Preparation for Entering the Labor Market.” It is aimed at potential and recent graduates and was held for three days last week. [...]

  • President of the University of Rome, Tor Vergata Discusses Cooperation with UAEU 
    Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014

    His Excellency Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Vice Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University, recently discussed the development of cultural, scientific and research relationships between UAEU and the University of Rome, Tor Vergata with his Excellency Professor Giuseppe Novelli, President of the Italian university. This took place at the UAEU campus in Al Ain during Professor Novelli’s visit to the UAE.[...]

  • UAEU Launches the 3rd Al Nawa Awards for Mass Communication
    Sunday, 22 Jun 2014

    The Mass Communication Department of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), under the patronage of his Excellency Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of UAEU, launched the third Al Nawa Awards for Mass Communication recently. The launch of the third series of awards comes after the success of the first and second versions and thanks, in part, to the increasing number of participants..[...]

  • South Korean Ambassador Discusses Scientific Research, Teaching and Exchanges withUAEU
    Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014

    Professor Mohamed Al Baili, Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (Provost), hosted a meeting to discuss means of utilizing the cultural, scientific and academic relationships that exists between UAEU and various South Korean academic and industrial institutions. The meeting was conducted with his Excellency Kwon Hae-Ryong, the Ambassador of South Korea to the UAE, and his delegation, at the UAEU campus in Al Ain. Both sides discussed programs that are operated jointly by UAEU and various South Korean entities who collaborate in the fields of training, scientific research and also student and/or academic exchanges.[...]

  • UAEU and the Ambassador of Kazakhstan Discuss a Bilateral Collaboration
    Monday, 16 Jun 2014

    Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Vice Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University, met with the Ambassadorof the Republic of Kazakhstan,Kairat Lama Sharif, to discuss a bilateral collaboration. This meeting took place in the presence of Professor Riyad Al Muhaidib, Vice Dean for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research..[...]

  • The College of Engineering Students at UAEU Benefit from Industrial Experience 
    Monday, 16 Jun 2014

    His Excellency Dr. Ali Rashid Al Noaimi, Vice Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University, recently discussed the development of cultural, scientific and research relationships between UAEU and the University of Rome, Tor Vergata with his Excellency Professor Giuseppe Novelli, President of the Italian university. This took place at the UAEU campus in Al Ain during Professor Novelli’s visit to the UAE.[...]

  • UAEU Geography Exhibition Showcases Student Projects on Urban Growth and Smart Development
    Sunday, 15 Jun 2014

    The Department of Geography and Urban Planning in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) recently organized an exhibition on information systems and smart cities. This exhibition was held on the new campus in Al Ain in the impressive crescent building theater. .[...]

  • South African Ambassador Discusses Enhancing Scientific Cooperation with the UAEU
     Saturday, 14 Jun 2014

    The Department of Geography and Urban Planning in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) recently organized an exhibition on information systems and smart cities. This exhibition was held on the new campus in Al Ain in the impressive crescent building theater. .[...]

  • UAEU Students Launch, ‘My Profession Does Not Reduce My Value’, Campaign
     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014

    The Department of Student Activities and Residence Life, part of the Student Affairs and Enrollment Unit, organized a campaign for campus employees under the heading - My Profession Does Not Reduce My Value..[...]

  • Female Students at UAEU Organized “My Health is My Future” Campaign for Primary School Students
    Thursday, 5th  Jun 2014

    The “My Health is My Future” campaign was launched at the Al Sadara School for Boys in Al Ain. It was organized by students from the Mass Communications Department at United Arab Emirates University (UAEU). The aim of the campaign is to instill positive health-related values in high school students.[...]

May 2014

April 2014

  • A New Center for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Opens at UAEU 
    Monday, 22 April 2014

  • His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, opened the Khalifa Center for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (KCBGE) at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) campus in Al Ain today, in the presence of his Excellency Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor of UAEU, and his Excellency Humaid Mohammad Al Qutami, Minister of Education. The center is the first of its kind in the region and specializes in the genetic fertilization of plants with the aim of increasing agricultural production.[...]

Feb 2014

  • UAEU Discuss 80 Projects for Engineering Students

    Monday, 3 Feb. 2014

    The "College of Engineering" at the “UAE University”, organized the final examinations of (80) graduation projects with the participation of (268) male and female students at the campus in the city of “Al Ain”, where specialized arbitration committees have been set up for each Department.[...]

  • UAEU Delegation Visits Al Ain City Municipality

    Monday, 3 Feb. 2014

    A delegation from the “UAE University” paid a visit to “Al Ain City Municipality” as part of the strategic partnership between them, in order to get acquainted with customer services and communication with internal and external partners, and the municipality’s systems for handling complaints and recommendations.[...]

  • ICT Fund Dedicates 80 Study and Financial Scholarships for the Distinguished Students at UAEU 

    Wednesday, 5 Feb. 2014

    The ICT Fund, a subsidiary of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has recently announced to offer new scholarships for the distinguished students within 'Betha' program during an agreement signing ceremony with 'UAE University'.[...]

  • Marhaba Alssaa Program at the UAEU to Welcome New Students 

    Thursday, 6 Feb. 2014

    The “UAE University” completed all preparations to receive a new batch of students in the second semester, reaching (525) male and female students from all the Emirates, Professor “Ghaleb Alhadrami” Deputy Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs & Enrollment, said that new students will start the University beginning next Sunday (9/2/2014). [...]

  • "You Can Make It" is an Initiative of the Mass Communication Students for People with Special Needs

    Sunday, 9 Feb. 2014

    Out of their feeling of responsibility and as their role as “Mass Communication” students, and to take the initiative in the development of the society and change the common concepts, and support the special needs and integrate them into society, a group of female students of UAEU.[...]

  • UAEU  discusses joint cooperation with “Ningxia Muslim International Language College,
    Monday, 11 Feb. 2014

    A delegation from “Ningxia Muslim International Language College” in “China” paid a visit to the “UAE University” to discuss joint cooperation, and to open pathways of communication. The delegation of the governmental Chinese college was represented by His Excellency Dr. “Abdelrahman Yoshwa”, the Chinese government representative and chairman of the college, and Dr. “Shazha Sabri Al Kbeisi”, head of foreign affairs at the college. [...]

  • The initiative "Qadeemak Nadeemak” embodies “UAE Vision 2021” to preserve the national heritage, 

    Wednesday, 12 Feb. 2014

    While the UAE is hosting leaders and heads of governments of the world, and technology experts to discuss possible alternatives to raise the level of happiness of citizens, and to upgrade services provided for their people, female students from the “UAE University” launched an initiative “Qadeemak Nadeemak” which aims to preserve the heritage and ancestral customs and traditions of the UAE society and to promote these values in the society.[...]

  • UAEU Staff Members Complete an Intensive Training Program in Communication,

    Sunday, 16 Feb. 2014

    Professor "Mohamed Albaili”, Deputy VC for Academic Affairs, of the UAE University", honored a group of administration personnel after their completion of an in-house training period that lasted a month on "Media Communication Skills", organized by the “Media and Communications Department” at the University in the new campus in the city of “Al Ain”.[...]

  • UAEU Organizes a First Aid Course for Students and Staff,

    Wednesday, 19 Feb. 2014

    The “Student Activities Department " in cooperation with the “UAE Red Crescent Authority” organized on Monday (17/2/2014) a "First Aid" course for University staff and students, with the aim of training them on the importance of dealing with emergencies, extraordinary injuries and accidents.[...]

  • UAEU Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Medicine Graduates 2003-2004

    Sunday, 23 Feb. 2014

    The “CMHS Alumni Association” at the “UAE University” celebrated, during the tenth annual meeting of college students, the graduates of batch (2003-2004) on the occasion of the (10th) anniversary of their graduation.[...]

  • UAEU Students excel in Higher Education Institutions Taekwondo,

    Sunday, 23 Feb. 2014

    The Taekwondo championship hosted by the “UAE University” in the Gymnastics arena at the new campus in “Al Ain” city was concluded on Monday (17/2/2014). (22) Players from (5) educational institutions; the “University of Sharjah”, “Ajman University of Science and Technology” “American University of Sharjah Higher Colleges of Technology”, the “University of Jazeera” and participated in the championship organized by the “Higher Education Sports Federation”.[...]

  • UAEU is Organizing a Forum to Introduce Educational Master’s Programs,

    Monday, 24 Feb. 2014

    The "College of Education" organized in the “UAE University” in cooperation with the “Abu Dhabi Education Council” on Monday (24/2/2014), a forum to introduce the Master programs offered, in the presence of his Excellency Dr. “Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili”, Director General of the Council, his Excellency Dr. “Ali Rashid Al Noaimi" UAEU Vice Chancellor, Professor “Steven Bossert", Dean of the College, and a number of faculty members, professionals and students.[...]

  • UAEU Organizes the First International Conference in Embodied Cognition and Sport Psychology

    Monday, 24 Feb. 2014

    The “College of Education” and the “Philosophy Department” of the “College of Humanities and Social Sciences” in the “UAE University” organized, in partnership with “Abu Dhabi Sports Council” (ADSC), and in cooperation with “Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club” the “First International Conference in Embodied Cognition and Sport Psychology”, in the “College of Information Technology” at the new campus in “Al Ain” city on (24/2/2104) for four days.[...]

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