Part of the mission of the UAEU is to make a positive contribution to the advancement
of United Arab Emirates by preparing graduates for future leadership, and providing
quality education that meets international standards. Towards fulfilling the University’s
mission, the Learning Outcomes Assessment Unit was established with a main goal to
provide the needed support to colleges and academic departments, and to foster continuous
improvement as an integral part of the UAEU academic culture. The unit strives to
fulfill the University’s commitment to provide its students with the finest education
and the supportive learning environment that ensures every student can be successful.
Develop and maintain a learning outcomes assessment framework that streamlines all
learning outcomes assessment activities at UAEU and ensures the institution’s effectiveness
in assessing the attainment of the intended learning outcomes.
The framework also ensures the alignment of the assessment activities with national
& international standards, and outlines the processes that facilitates the continuous
improvement of students’ learning experiences.
Develop effective assessment infrastructure to support learning outcomes assessment
including the establishment of effective assessment committees hierarchy, and the
deployment of a campus-wide assessment management system to assist faculty closing
the assessment loop, and provide valuable insights to academic administrators.
Periodically review the learning outcomes defined at the course, program and institutional
level and the associated assessment plans to assure their compliance and alignment
with the institutional, national, and international standards.
Audit the assessment processes and the annual assessment reports ensuring the appropriateness
of the applied assessment tools, the completeness and correctness of the collected
data, the relevance and accuracy of the analysis remarks, and the implementation of
the suggested remedial actions.