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About UAEU
Since its establishment in 1976, the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) has continued
tobeat the forefront of higher education. As a research-intensiveuniversity of international
stature, UAEUworks with its local and international partners to provide research solutions
to challenges faced by the nation, the region and the world. The university has established
research centers of strategic importance which are advancing knowledge in critical areas
ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked the number
one university in the UAE, number four in the GCC, and number 385 globally. UAEU
continuously strives to provide the best education in the Middle-East. Its extensive degree
programs challenge students to excel in their respective felds on an international level
through its globally renowned faculty members and innovative and extensive curricula.
In 2010, the university moved to a new state-of-the-art campus situated in Al Ain; the
‘Garden City.’ The 80 hectare campus is a showcase of modern architecture, high-tech
laboratories, specialized research centers, cutting-edge IT infrastructure and twenty-frst
century classroom technology. The university enrolls more than 14,000 students from ffty
nine countries and seeks to provide an outstanding experience for every student. Today,
UAEU is recognized by the global community for its academic excellence, intercultural
environment, and commitment to research. Our continuing investment in facilities,
services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and
excellence.
80 hectares – Size of the campus
The National University
Established in 1976
The National
University
Largest number of
electronic resources
in the Arab World
e-Books
150,000+
Databases
60+
e-Journals
40,000+
4
University
in the UAE
in the
GCC
385
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Globally
QS World University Rankings 2014/15
Nov 23, 2014