Top 6 Universities in United Arab Emirates
Top 6 Universities in United Arab Emirates

Top 6 Universities in United Arab Emirates

In United Arab Emirates the top most priority is given to education. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founder of the UAE, distinguished, “The greatest use that can be made of wealth is to invest it in creating generations of educated and trained people.” It is evident from the literacy rate United Arab Emirates as the literacy rate of this country is 90 percent for both genders. Also the global world is showing interest in building new educational institutes in United Arab Emirates and grooming talented students. The present system of education in United Arab Emirates is comparatively new. You can find all you need to know about the Top 6 Universities of United Arab Emirates 2016 / 2017 here.

  1. Khalifa University

It is established in 2007. This is also known as Khalifa University of Science and Technology and Research KUSTR. It is located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates with a Satellite campus in Sharjah. This university is among top 451 universities in the world. Students enrolled in this university are 1,427. This is a public institute. Three programs including Communication, Computer and Electronic engineering are accredited from Institute of Engineering and Technology.

  1. United Arab Emirates University

This university was set up in 1976. It is situated in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. It is one of the oldest universities as it was established after the freedom from British Empire. It is public university and its Vice Chancellor is Ali Rashid Abdullah Al Noaimi. Total number of students enrolled in this university is 9000. By QS it is ranked among 390 all the universities of the world. This university offers a number of Masters Programs.

 

  1. American University of Sharjah

This university was founded in 1997. It is located in University City in Sharjah. This university is ranked on 411-420 numbers by QS among world top universities. Overall numbers of international and national enrolled in this university is 5000. It is a private research institution. It is a co-educational institution of higher education in United Arab Emirates. Chancellor and President of this university are Doctor Bjorn Kjerfve and Doctor Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi respectively.

  1. American University in Dubai

It was established in 1995. It is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Motto of this university is where potential is turned into success. This university is ranked on 601-650 numbers by QS among world top universities. Students enrolled in this university are 3000. This is a private institute. It is dexterity created and career oriented university. This university is accredited by both United States and United Arab Emirates. The total number of academic faculty staff is 117. It is the only institute of US established outside of US that is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

  1. University Of Sharjah

It was established in 1997. It is located in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. 11,000 students are enrolled in this university.  This university is ranked on 551 numbers by QS among world top universities .This is a private institute. This university publishes its own newspaper known as The University Forum. Chancellor and President of this university are Hamid M.K. AL-Naimiy and Doctor Sultan bin Mohammed Al-Qasimi respectively. And this university offers largest accredited courses.

  1. Abu Dhabi University

It was established in 2003. It is located in Abu Dhabi, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates. Motto of this university is Today we create tomorrow’s success. 4,311 undergraduate’s students are enrolled in this university.  This university is ranked among top universities of world. This is a private institute. Chancellor, Chairman and Vice-Chancellor of this university are Doctor Nabil Ibrahim, H.E. Ali Al Dhaheri and Doctor terry Motiuk respectively.

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https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/world-university-rankings/2016