School Type : University 1st Interchange, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. P.O. Box 117781
Telephone: +971 4 321 9090
Fax: +971 4 321 1991
Website : http://www.cud.ac.ae/
Canadian University Dubai (CUD) was established in 2006 to deliver high-quality tertiary education in the UAE and provide a gateway for students to pursue higher education opportunities in Canada.
CUD is located in the heart of downtown Dubai and each of our academic programs is based on Canadian curriculum and education principles. This gives students the opportunity to obtain a Canadian education while experiencing the unique culture and values of the United Arab Emirates. With over 100 different nationalities that call our University home, our diverse student community is building bridges across cultures and continents in one of the world’s most dynamic cities.
Students at our University are taught by world-class academics who are specialists in their fields. Faculty members come from diverse, multicultural, backgrounds, bringing their innovative teaching styles and philosophies to the classroom. Our flexible evening and weekend course schedules mean that students can fit their studies around both personal and professional commitments.
Our goal is to move each individual forward as a well-rounded, lifelong learner and a good global citizen. To achieve this, emphasis is placed not just on academic achievement, but also on extracurricular involvement. Our vibrant student life provides something for everybody, from sports to concerts, and various international trips in between. Students are also involved in many different types of social activities, including community fundraising, team building, and networking events.
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Student Team Triumphs at Inaugural Dubai Chamber ‘Smartpreneur' Competition
Efhamni, a mobile app to teach Emirati sign language, earns the team AED 50,000 prize
Dubai, UAE, June 13, 2016: A team of students from Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has secured AED 50,000 investment in their social enterprise, as the runners-up position in the inaugural Dubai Chamber Smartpreneur Competition.
One of only two student groups in the entire competition, the team was initially shortlisted in the top 45 entries, and then selected among ten finalists to pitch their business idea to a high profile panel of ......Read More
CUD Partners with Provectus Middle East to Lead Sustainability Agenda in Higher Education
Dubai, UAE, May 31, 2016: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is set to build upon its pioneering work in environmental development and the green economy through a new partnership with sustainable solutions experts, Provectus Middle East.
CUD has established itself as a sector leader in the sustainability agenda, becoming the first higher education institution in the UAE to host a Sustainability Day event, and co-founding the Green Universities Council, established in partnership with the Environmental Center for Arab Towns.
The new ......Read More
Dubai Autodrome Image Wins International Architectural Photography Award
Dubai, UAE, May 31, 2016: Anique Ahmed, a graduate of the Bachelor of Architecture program at Canadian University Dubai (CUD), has added a La Grande Photo International Photography Award to his growing portfolio of industry accolades, taking first place in the architecture category of the annual artistic photography competition.
Judged by a panel made up of some of the leading photographers, curators and publishers working in the discipline, Anique stood out among an international field of amateur and professional competitors in ......Read More
Water Conservation Project Wins High School Innovation Challenge
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2016: A team from Abu Dhabi Grammar School has won a national high school innovation competition with a unique invention aimed at conserving natural rainwater for use in irrigation systems.
The competition, organized by Canadian University Dubai (CUD), was staged alongside the International Conference on Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship held recently in Dubai. It challenged teams of senior high school students to develop a new technology, business concept, product or service that reflected one or ......Read More
His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan presides over Canadian University Dubai 10th anniversary convocation
Graduation ceremony takes on a family feel as siblings celebrate their success together
Dubai, UAE, May 1, 2016: His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, has presided over the 6th convocation of Canadian University Dubai (CUD) in a ceremony that commemorated the 10th anniversary of the University’s establishment in the UAE.
Alongside the anniversary celebrations, this year’s event had a genuine family feel, as several sets of sibling celebrated their ......Read More
Canadian University Dubai students launch environmental edutainment app
Dubai, UAE, April 3, 2016: A new mobile edutainment application that aims to help children understand and engage with environmental sustainability has recently been launched by a pair of engineering students from Canadian University Dubai, in collaboration with the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA).
Pedram Parvaz, a member of the University’s innovation community, Lighten Up, along with his friend Bezhan Odinaev, came up with the idea for the game-based app, DEWA RUN, in response to last year’s DEWA App Master ......Read More
Canadian University Dubai (CUD) leads sustainability agenda through green universities council
Dubai, UAE, March 31, 2016: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has convened the first meeting of the Green Universities Council, an associated initiated by CUD in collaboration with the Environmental Center for Arab Towns, to promote sustainability across higher education institutions and other related sectors in the UAE.
Representatives from Masdar Institute, Higher Colleges of Technology, and the British University in Dubai met with counterparts from CUD and the Environmental Center for Arab Towns to set an agenda for action at the ......Read More
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