Why Choose UAEU?
At UAEU we focus on the quality of the learning experience for each student. UAEU’s
“excellence agenda” involves every aspect of the university. Here you will find the
finest faculty in the nation, the most advanced technology in the region and the most
modern and attractive campus facilities to be found anywhere. Our unrelenting focus
on excellence ensures that your degree is highly regarded, both nationally and internationally,
and that you will leave the university fully equipped for professional and personal
2. International Recognition
Based upon our international reputation, the employability of our graduates, and our
research productivity, UAEU continues to rank among the best of the world’s universities.
QS, a London-based international ranking of the world’s leading universities, rates
UAEU in the top 500 in the world. QS also includes UAEU on its list of the top 50
world universities that have been founded within the past 50 years.
3. Employability of our Graduates
Since our programs have been designed in partnership with employers, our graduates
are highly sought after by both private and government entities. Our academic programs
include not just classroom theory, but also practical internships and research experiences.
Our graduates consistently find that their hands-on experience provides them both
with the practical skills that employers value and with the connections and relationships
that are an important part of the career-building process.
4. A Supportive Learning Environment
UAEU is committed to providing the support to ensure that every student can be successful.
Our support services include counseling, healthcare, IT support, disability support,
career services, financial aid, international student services, alumni services, a
student success center and a student council. Regardless of the obstacles that you
encounter along the way, there is always a mentor, a counselor, or an advisor nearby
to help. Each student is provided with an individual academic advisor to assist with
the critical decisions and choices that you face along the road to academic and career
5. A Vibrant Living Environment
Our goal is not only to give students an excellent degree qualification but also to
ensure that you have fun along the way. Our students come from more than 60 countries,
so you will interact with and learn from people of diverse cultural backgrounds. The
university offers a wealth of extra-curricular activities and life-enhancing experiences
to enrich your university experience, and with more than 50 Clubs and Societies at
UAEU, there is no shortage of opportunities to have fun outside of lectures and to
make friends. UAEU’s campus is a real community with multiple cafés and restaurants,
retail and banking facilities, bright, modern campus residences, and exceptional athletic
and recreational facilities.
6. A Magnificent New Campus
The new UAEU campus features the most modern architecture, zones for specialized research
centers, cutting edge IT network infrastructure, classrooms and labs that feature
the latest equipment and instructional technology to enhance student learning. There
is also an expansive library offering vast physical and electronic resources, two
world class health clubs equipped with latest fitness equipment, two Olympic sized
swimming pools, as well as tennis, basketball, and badminton courts.
7. Cutting-Edge Research
The UAEU is the nation’s premier research university. We not only transmit knowledge
to our students, but through our colleges and research centers we help to create new
knowledge, work on developing new treatments for cancer, produce new technology for
addressing the world’s energy needs and develop new techniques for increasing the
global food supply. Each year our historians and archaeologists help to discover and
assess historical artifacts concerning the accomplishments and culture of the people
from this part of the world. As a UAEU student, you will have the opportunity to work
side by side with internationally known research faculty on these exciting projects.
8. Community Outreach
As the UAE’s national university, UAEU recognizes the responsibility of the university
and our graduates to contribute to the wellbeing of the broader community. We encourage
our students and staff to give back to the community through civic engagement, public
service, and research. The university helps students connect with volunteer and community
service organizations in the student’s particular area of interest.
No university in the nation provides as many academic choices as UAEU. The university
offers 52 Bachelor’s degree programs, 37 Master’s programs, a Doctor of Medicine (MD),
a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D), a Ph.D program, and a Doctor of Business Administration
(DBA) across a broad range of disciplines, including business, economics, education,
engineering, food and agriculture, humanities, the social sciences, IT, law, medicine
and health sciences, and the natural sciences. Many of our degree programs are unique
to UAEU, and many of them are offered in unique combinations. Whatever your interests,
talents, and goals, UAEU has a program to match.