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Abu Dhabi University

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Abu Dhabi University

University name Abu Dhabi University
Director's name Dr Nabil Ibrahim (Chancellor)
Executive body or owner University of Abu Dhabi Board of Trustees and Governors
Date founded September 2003
Number of students (approx) 4000
Number of staff (approx)
Type of institute private university, Ministry of Higher Education license
University location / area Khalifa City - location map
Postal address PO Box 59911, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Telephone +971-2-5015555
Fax +971-2-5015990
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Curriculum UAE
Qualifications BA, BEd, BSc, MA, MBA, MEd, MSc, DBA
University fees
Lecturer salary range
Student satisfaction rating
2.5 stars from 409 votes.
Parent satisfaction rating
1.5 stars from 60 votes.
Lecturer job satisfaction rating
(by lecturers, not about lecturers)
2 stars from 78 votes.
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List of CAA (MOHESR) approved programs and courses for Abu Dhabi University (ADU)
  1. 05 September 2008, updated 10 September 2009, updated 08 March 2011
  2. Updates added 29 February 2012 (from CAA list). Degrees listed in grey text no longer in CAA list.
  3. New programs expected during 2012-2013 academic year (after accreditation by the CAA) include Bachelor of Arts in Arts, Culture and Heritage Management; Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering; Master in Civil Engineering; Master of Project Management.

ADU colleges and courses

ADU English Language Institute

ADU College of Arts & Sciences (CAS)

ADU College of Business Administration (COBA)

ADU College of Computer Science and Information Technology (CSIT)

ADU courses and programs planned or coming soon
Abu Dhabi University Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) and agreements signed
22 July 2012
20 November 2011
27 December 2010 - cheating students expelled
17 October 2010 - failing students excluded
06 October 2010 - Abu Dhabi University Doctor of Business Administration (press release)
04 May 2010 press release - Masters of Engineering Management
12 April 2010 - ADU Center of Excellence for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
10 September 2009
04 February 2009 - ADU press release on start of spring semester
19 August 2007 Scholarships available (ADU press release)

HH Sheikh Hamdan scholarships announced, covering 4 year educational program tuition fees and administrative expenses. Total value of scholarships and financial aid packages of AED 10 million. There are 7 different scholarship and financial aid packages available from ADU.

12 August 2007
Last update 08 October 2010
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