In preparation for the new Academic Year 2020-2021 and within the context of implementing accurate and intensive precautionary and preventive measures, Al Falah University, through the efforts of the Human Resources Unit welcomed academic and administrative staff members to familiarize the staff with the new policies and procedures during the first semester in accordance with the safety guidelines enforced in the United Arab Emirates.

In his welcome speech, the President of the University, Prof. Adi Arida expressed his happiness in meeting the staff members. He also took the opportunity to stress the need for continuous academic and administrative excellence despite the circumstances with the whole world being affected by a pandemic.

Prof. Arida thanked the faculty and administrative staff members for their efforts in the past academic year and wished them further success, hopefully, to raise Al Falah University’s image in the local and global level.

The periodic meeting that happens at the beginning of each academic year, embodies the university management’s keenness on continuing its work and efforts in advancing the teaching process.

The Deans of the Colleges shared the educational processes in their respective colleges since the university will be adapting an online distance learning for theoretical subjects and the hybrid system for practical and applied subjects, with the Admin Heads imparting their process and procedures in their departments and units to ensure the safety of all students and staff.

AFU’s decision to implement distance education is only applicable in the First Semester for the Academic Year 2020 – 2021 with absolute adherence to two basic conditions: “health prevention and quality of education.”