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Khalifa University Sharjah

University name Khalifa University Sharjah
Director's name Dr Arif S Al Hammadi (Manager)
Executive body or owner Board of Trustees
Date founded February 2008
Number of students (approx)
Number of staff (approx)
Type of institute government university, Ministry of Higher Education license
University location / area Al Manakh - location map
Postal address PO Box 573, Sharjah, UAE
Telephone +971-6-5611333
Fax +971-6-5611789
Email info@kustar.ac.ae
Website www.kustar.ac.ae
Curriculum UAE
Qualifications PhD, BE, MSc, BSc
University fees
Lecturer salary range
Student satisfaction rating
3 stars from 21 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
2.5 stars from 4 votes.    
Lecturer job satisfaction rating
(by lecturers, not about lecturers)
2.5 stars from 11 votes.    

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Khalifa University (KU) Sharjah MOHESR accredited courses

03 June 2009
  • Nuclear Energy scholarships available for UAE National students. See KUSTAR Abu Dhabi for more details.
09 June 2008
  • Full name is Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KUSTAR).
  • See the Abu Dhabi Khalifa University main campus information for more details of courses etc. Abu Dhabi campus open from September 2008.
  • Three or four websites showing the same content - www.euc.ac.ae, www.ku.ac.ae/sharjah/, and www.kustar.ac.ae/sharjah/, and maybe www.ece.ac.ae. Primary site appears to be www.ku.ac.ae/sharjah/.
  • Sharjah KUSTAR merged with the Etisalat University College in February 2008.
  • Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) accreditation reported June 2008.
  • Courses in Communication Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering offered at Sharjah campus.
  • KUSTAR Sharjah entry restricted to male students only, institute appears to be tertiary level for Emirati students with courses delivered in English. Possibly other nationalities can apply, no obvious restrictions on KUSTAR website. KUSTAR Abu Dhabi looks like it admits male and female students of all nationalities.
  • Student hostel at Sharjah campus
  • Another tel contact is 800-332211 (toll-free in the UAE).
Last update 03 June 2009
General comments - might not apply to Khalifa University Sharjah
  • Fees, facilities, education quality varies widely. Allow extra fees for visa, transport, accommodation.
  • Salaries, accommodation, other benefits for lecturer jobs vary substantially. Check contracts carefully for medical, housing, flight allowances, etc.
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