UAE ranks second on the quality assurance and degree recognition category of the British Counsel’s Shaping the global higher education report. What this really means for those considering to study in UAE universities?
It means global universities who have branch campuses set up in UAE will provide the same quality of education for all courses regardless of whether you study in Dubai or in their home campuses. So either you study a course at a US university in the US or the US university in Dubai, you can be assured that the quality of education and your degree recognition will not be compromised.
Other reasons to study in UAE Universities
Top Universities with Global recognition
UAE has become a centre for many top universities from the world such as United Arab Emirates University, University of Birmingham, Middlesex University, Manipal University, RIT, American University, Heriot-Watt University, SP Jain, College of Fashion and Design, Gulf Medical University, Murdoch University, Exceed School of Business and Finance, Hult, New York University and more. Learn more about UAE university rankings here.
These universities offer undergraduate and post-graduate programs in a wide range of subjects. Many universities in Dubai offer student’s the option to complete their qualification with exchange programs in their main campuses in USA, UK, Canada, Australia and etc.
Central location and Diverse Culture
Being located in the centre of the world, UAE easily connects you with Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and America with direct flights operating to all major cities in these regions. UAE population consists of 80% expats which can guarantee that you will come across a handful of cultures and cuisines.
Diversity at its best, you may also find your home culture and communities coexisting among many others. Whether you want to explore or find your own little home away from home, no other place can offer this better than UAE.
Affordable tuition fees and Scholarships
UAE offers a reasonable range of tuition fees from AED 36,000 to AED 90,000 per year to international students. Many universities offer scholarships to students based on different criteria and have flexible payment options so you can meet the financial requirements easily.
Promising career opportunities
The National Strategy for Higher Education 2030 has introduced many initiatives and aims to provide a variety of career training programs to students such as on campus-work, joint ventures, job shadowing, and vocational training.
There are also various research funding initiatives that will encourage students to pursue higher education and stimulate collaborations between educational institutions and private sectors. These initiatives provide the much-needed support for students to gain experience and build a promising career in their professional field.
Moreover, UAE boasts as a hub for some of the biggest MNC’s from different industries such as Oil & Gas, Construction, Healthcare, Banking, Hospitality and Tourism. All this gives students a plethora of opportunities to jumpstart their career their desired field.
And as the country prepares to host the Expo 2020 Dubai, the first of its kind in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, there is no doubt there will be an abundance of job opportunities and growth during and following the expo.
Safety and Top Infrastructure
UAE is one of the safest countries in the world and offers excellent infrastructure and very good standard of accommodation and dorm facilities to the students.
About the United Arab Emirates
One of top ten richest nations in the world, UAE comprises of 7 emirates of which Dubai is the most popular followed by Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. Dubai is the most well-known and preferred destinations for students and tourists. It is famous for its luxurious lifestyle, clean beaches, skyscrapers, top universities and the iconic Burj Khalifa which is the tallest building in the world. It’s a multicultural place where students come and study from around the world to experience the beauty, international culture, excellent education and work opportunities as well.
When to Apply:
The major intakes in UAE are usually in January and September, However, certain programs are also available with multiple intakes such as Foundation, short courses part-time MBAs etc.
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