Profile Contributors

Robert Grosse

American University of Sharjah

Jorg Bley

American University of Sharjah

Mounir Kehal
Mounir Kehal
American University in the Emirates

Country Context/Environment

> Cultural Attributes
> National Holidays
> Context of Higher Education
> Challenges/Opportunities
> Relevant, Unique Aspects of Context and Environment
> Common Faculty Models

Higher/Management Education Sector

> Glossary of Institution Types
> Award Types - Undergraduate Studies
> Award Types - Graduate/Postgraduate Studies
> Award Types - Doctoral Studies

Higher Education Regulation and Quality Assurance

Educational Authority Type: Centralized

> Higher Education Regulation
> Recent or Upcoming Structural Changes/Reforms

Internationalization of Higher Education

> Internationally Mobile Students
> Recognition of Foreign Qualifications
> Franchised/Validated and Joint/Dual-Degree Programs
> Foreign Branch Campuses
> Signatory to International Higher Education Accord

Links to Additional Information

UNESCO the United Arab Emirates higher education profile:

United Arab Emirates and/or region-specific higher or management education media sources:

United Arab Emirates government agency statistics:

UAE Higher Education Factbook: