06 August 2017 :
Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has announced the launch of its internationally accredited Masters and Doctoral programs at the newly opened ADU campus in Dubai in Fall 2017-18.
The Commission for Academic Accreditation at the Ministry of Education locally accredits all the Business Programs offered at ADU’s campuses in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. The Business Programs at ADU have also earned its AACSB and EQUIS international accreditations from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the USA (AACSB), and the “European Foundation for Management and Development –EFMD, respectively.
Dr. Waqar Ahmad, Abu Dhabi University’s Provost said: “Ensuring sustainable development and maintaining global competitiveness requires a continuous supply of talent equipped with the leadership skills necessary to drive change and progress. Universities play a key role in developing this talent and preparing future industry leaders to steer economic transformation.”
Dr. Ahmad added: “The MBA programs offered across ADU’s campuses in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Dubai provide a great opportunity to attain a world-class postgraduate degree without having to travel abroad.”
ADU’s MBA programs engage students through a blend of methods including case studies, exercises, discussions, group work, simulations, and lectures. The multifaceted teaching approach maximizes the learning experience while preparing graduates to manage, motivate, innovate and lead.
The MBA programs at ADU offer flexible full-time and part-time schedules that are ideal for working professionals who seek career growth. The General MBA program comprises of 30 credit hours across eight core courses and two electives. In addition to the General MBA program, the College of Business at ADU offers 33 credit hours’ MBAs with concentrations in Finance, Human Resource Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Project Management, as well as Aviation Management. Other programs ADU will be offering in Fall 2017-18 include Master of Strategic Leadership (MSL), Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA), and a Dual Degree in Executive Master of Business Administration & Master of Science in Global Business from ADU & the University of Tampa- USA.