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St Joseph University Dubai

University name St Joseph University Dubai
Director's name Nisrine Abiad (Director of Academic Affairs)
Executive body or owner
Date founded September 2008
Number of students (approx)
Number of staff (approx)
Type of institute private university, Ministry of Higher Education license
University location / area Dubai Academic City - location map
Postal address Dubai, UAE
Telephone +971-4-3752835
Email dubai@usj.edu.lb
Website www.usj.edu.lb/dubai/
Curriculum Arabic, Lebanese
Qualifications LLB
University fees 55,200 dhs per year (2008-2009)
Lecturer salary range
Student satisfaction rating
3 stars from 28 votes.    
Parent satisfaction rating
3 stars from 7 votes.    
Lecturer job satisfaction rating
(by lecturers, not about lecturers)
3.5 stars from 7 votes.    

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St Joseph University Dubai (USJ) degrees, courses, programs, fee schedule, general information
  • Updated fees information not supplied. Please send updates and fee structure to education@dubaifaqs.com.
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree - in Arabic, 4 years full-time study. See also University of Dubai Law School for Masters in Laws degree (LLM) (offered in English, not Arabic).
  • USJ Dubai not seen in list of MOHESR accredited universities - presumably because it is in a free zone, comes under the authority of the Dubai KHDA?
18 December 2013
  • Head of school, Rizk G Rizk (Director), has moved to Beirut campus? New director or dean's name, date of change, not provided.
  • Vice Dean and Director for Academic Affairs is Nisrine Abiad?
14 September 2008
  • Full name is "St Joseph University Dubai College of Law" (USJ of Beirut in Dubai, UAE).
  • Saint Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon was founded in 1875 and is a French-speaking university.
  • Study open to males and females of all nationalities but students need to be Arabic speakers. EDAAD scholarship program for UAE nationals.
  • SJU Dubai College of Law (or Law School) will offer law courses in Arabic (students must be fluent in spoken and written Arabic) to prepare students to be lawyers and judges. Some elective courses in French and English.
  • The 4 year Bachelor of Law (LLB) program includes courses in aviation law, civil law, constitutional law, contract law, human rights, intellectual property rights, international relations law, labour law, maritime law, property law, tax law, tort law, and more. Program will cover Arabic, European, French, Sharia, and UAE law.
  • Mobile tel +971-50-1304315.
  • Director's name not confirmed.
Last update 13 January 2014
General comments - might not apply to St Joseph University Dubai
  • 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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