Welcome to the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) - the first and foremost comprehensive national university in the United Arab Emirates. Founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, UAEU aspires to become a comprehensive, research-intensive university and currently enrolls approximately 13,000 Emirati and international students. As the UAE s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science.
With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full
range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that
is unmatched in the UAE.
In its drive to achieve international research stature, UAEU works with its partners
in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region,
and the world. The University has established research centers of strategic importance
to the country and the region which are advancing knowledge in critical areas ranging
from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked #7 in the Arab
World and #288 worldwide.
UAEU s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.