List of Universities & Colleges in Dubai For Study Abroad

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Public Universities and Colleges

Higher Colleges of Technology: The  Higher Colleges of Technology is a community of more than 19,000 students and almost 2,000 staff based on 17 campuses throughout the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is the largest higher education institution in the UAE.

Zayed University
: Zayed University (ZU) was established in 1998. It is the newest of the three government sponsored higher educational institutions in the United Arab Emirates. The other two institutions are the Higher Colleges of Technology, and the United Arab Emirates University. Its new campus is in Abu Dhabi. It comprises of the following colleges:

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Business Sciences
  • College of Communication & Media Sciences
  • College of Education
  • College of Information Technology
  • University College
  • The Institute for Islamic World Studies

Dubai Medical College For Girls: Dubai Medical College for Girls is the first private college awarding degree of Medicine & Surgery in the United Arab Emirates. This college was established in Dubai on an Islamic foundation to offer women in the UAE an opportunity to study medicine within the UAE.


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Private Universities and Colleges

  • Centre for Executive Education, Dubai Knowledge Village
  • London Human Resources Institute, Dubai Centre, Knowledge Village
  • Murdoch University Dubai
  • Hult International Business School
  • Rochester Institute of Technology Dubai
  • London Business School
  • Heriot Watt University
  • American University in Dubai
  • British University in Dubai
  • Allied Institute of Management Studies (AIMS), Dubai Knowledge Village
  • Dubai University College
  • MAHE-Manipal
  • Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani – Dubai
  • University of Wollongong in Dubai
  • S.P.Jain Center Of Management, Dubai
  • Dubai Medical College for Girls
  • University of Dubai
  • University of Waterloo
  • Islamic & Arabic Studies College Dubai
  • Middlesex University – Dubai Campus
  • SZABIST (Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology)

Top Medical Colleges in Dubai

  • Dubai Medical College For Girls
Course: MBBS Dubai Medical College for Girls is the first private college awarding degree of Medicine & Surgery in the U.A.E.
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  • Harvard Medical School Dubai
Courses: Institute is for the professional development of doctors, nurses, research personnel and other professionals in the health sector in the Gulf region, and offers postgraduate training fellowship programs.
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  • Universal Empire Institute of Medical Sciences UAE
The campus is based in Ras Al Khaimah Academy Zone – UAE
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  • Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) Dubai

Offer postgraduate education, training and consultancy in leadership, management and patient safety and quality.
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  • Canadian University of Dubai

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The list of Dubai Universities offering various graduate and postgraduate courses is given below:

  • Aga Khan University Dubai


  • Al Ghurair University


  • American University Dubai


  • American University of  the Emirates


  • Belford University Dubai   

  • Biotechnology University College Dubai


  • Boston University Dental School Dubai


  • British University in Dubai


  • Canadian University of Dubai


  • Cass Business School Dubai


  • Centennial University of Dubai


  • Coventry University Dubai     

  • Duke University Dubai


  • European University College Brussels Dubai


  • Exeter University Dubai


  • French Fashion University Dubai


  • Fuqua School of Business Dubai


  • Griggs University Dubai


  • Hamdan eTQM University


  • Harvard Medical School Dubai


  • Heriot Watt University Dubai


  • Hult Dubai


  • Islamic Azad University


  • London Business School Dubai


  • Manchester Business School Dubai


  • Manipal University Dubai


  • Michigan State University Dubai


  • Middlesex University Dubai


  • Murdoch University Dubai


  • Nottingham University Dubai

  • PIM International Center Dubai


  • Technology Dubai


  • Russian University Dubai


  • St Joseph University Dubai


  • Stafford University Dubai

  • Strathclyde Dubai


  • SZABIST Dubai


  • UAE University Knowledge Village


  • University of Atlanta Dubai (Online Only)

  • University of Bradford Dubai


  • University of Dubai


  • University of Jazeera


  • University of Maryland Dubai

  • University of New Brunswick Dubai


  • University of Phoenix Dubai


  • University of Sunderland PGCE


  • University of Waterloo Dubai


  • University of Wollongong Dubai


  • VIT University Dubai

  • Webpreneur University

  • Zayed International College


  • Zayed University Academic City


  • Zayed University Knowledge Village


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