United Arab Emirates University
United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) is 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 14,000 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, a distinguished international faculty, and a state-of-the art campus.
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 that are advancing knowledge in areas ranging from water resources to cancer treatments. UAEU is currently ranked #5 in the Arab World and #329 worldwide.UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, and alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government throughout the region. Continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.