Al Ain University of Science and Technology (AAU) is licensed by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. AAU is a new and rapidly growing institution of higher education which uses English as a medium of instruction. It has two campuses; one in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, and the other in Al Ain, the ‘Garden City’ of the UAE. Since establishment in 2005, the university’s student enrolment has tripled and now includes students from the UAE and more than other twenty nationalities. The University aims to provide the UAE nation and neighboring countries with quality education and to pass on distinguished and capable talents of growing the society.
The University offers accredited programs through its colleges (Business Administration, Education, Engineering and I.T, Law and Pharmacy) with 20 baccalaureate degrees. It also offers Master degree of Business Administration (MBA) in 6 different areas of focus, Master degree in Clinical pharmacy, Master degree in Public Law, Master degree of Art in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and a Professional Diploma in Education. The University has already submitted additional programs that will be offered after accreditation from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
The University is rapidly expanding and has opened a new expanded campus in Al Ain and will open its new campus in Abu Dhabi in January 2016.