University Of Balamand - Dubai
The University of Balamand in Dubai [UOBD], brought to the UAE by Dubai Investments PJSC and based at Dubai Investments House in Dubai Investments Park [DIP], offers a holistic education backed by the strong reputation and enviable legacy of the Lebanon-based University of Balamand [UOB].
Renowned as a leading centre of intellectual and cultural activities, the University of Balamand – Lebanon has carved a niche since 1988, with nearly 17,000 graduates passing out across generations. The University offers world-class excellence in education, with 117 agreements/ affiliations with institutions across US, UK, Canada, France, Italy among others. The University is also accredited by Accreditation, Certification and Quality Assurance Institute [ACQUIN] – an association of over 160 higher education institutions from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary & US.
With such a strong inheritance from the Lebanon-based University, the University of Balamand in Dubai is accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation [CAA], UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and offers a range of undergraduate degrees based on American model of higher education.
UOBD believes that learning occurs not only in the classroom, but also through engagement in campus life and in communities and organizations beyond the university. UOBD provides a holistic education that equips the learner with the necessary skills, knowledge, and abilities to build up a bright future for the student personally and for the community.
Its dedicated faculty and staff offer the guidance and raise the motivation level to enable students to become a wise decision maker. Its resources, facilities, research experiences and rich extra-curricular activities ensure that the student spends efficient years and attains a rich successful journey during the time he or she is learning at UOBD and takes this beyond in the professional careers.