Established in 2013, Al Falah University (AFU) opened its doors for its first batch of students in 2015. The university, located in the heart of the Emirate of Dubai, is determined to become one of the nation's leading institutions of higher education. Our University offers a teaching and learning environment generated by a distinguished academic cadre, supported by best practice educational and communications technology, as well as library resources. In this exemplary educational environment, students will be motivated to understand disciplinary concepts, tools and data that will prepare them for more advanced education, or for satisfying and productive careers which contribute to further national and regional development. Read More
AFU’s vision is to distinguish itself as one of the premier universities in both the UAE and the GCC through academic research, educational excellence, experiential learning, pursuit for knowledge and constant intellectual exploration. For all stakeholders alike, AFU aims to sustain an innovative educational environment that adds value through student experiences in logical reasoning, critical thinking, applied skills and creativity. AFU adheres to the international standards and can be recognized for the significant progress while preserving local cultural and ethical values of the UAE and GCC. AFU aims to achieve local and international recognition for academic programs, research and community services.
AFU is an educational institution located in the heart of Dubai that fosters excellence in multidisciplinary teaching, research, and community engagement. The university offers coeducational undergraduate and graduate programs to a range of national and international students. By engaging in critical and analytical thinking, creative problem solving, and innovation, AFU graduates are prepared to contribute ethically and professionally to the welfare of the society locally and regionally. AFU’s Mission and Vision statements are approved by the Governing Body (Board Trustees) prior to declaration. They will be reviewed and reevaluated periodically to ensure their adherence and usefulness in providing overall strategic direction to AFU.
Ranked in theTop 20
Universities in UAE Webometrics 2019
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for Licensed institutions
Accreditation ByHashemite Kingdom of Jordan's
Ministry of Education
Flexible TimingMorning & Evening
Ranked astop 5
universities in Dubai (4icu.org)