Overview

Al Falah University is located in the heart of the Emirate of Dubai and 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.

Our University's current academic programs in the College of Business Administration, the College of Law, and the College of Mass Communication have been selected based on established demand from students, the availability of exceptional faculty members with the ability to link theory with practice in their research-led teaching, and the needs of the nation's public and private sectors for graduates in these disciplines.

Students who are enrolled and registered in our University will also be engaged in interdisciplinary learning, and will learn to practice critical thinking skills, based on independent learning outside of their classes as well as classroom discussion, while as well as research and knowledge application. Our students will benefit from programs of national, regional and international collaboration intended to enrich their education.

Al Falah University will seek to develop further educational opportunities for students in additional Colleges, in due course, based upon our five-year strategic plan, driven, in part, by continuing market research that provides information concerning evolving higher education needs.

Vision

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.

Mission

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.

Programs taught in:
  • English (US)
  • Arabic

This school also offers:

BBA

Al Falah University

Accounting is a driving force to promote economic growth at the national and global levels in this century. New business creation and job opportunities are the main conce ... [+]

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Accounting is a driving force to promote economic growth at the national and global levels in this century. New business creation and job opportunities are the main concern of every organization in today’s highly competitive business market. To promote the economy through entrepreneurial thinking and to catalyze capital formation, it is, therefore, necessary to promote accounting education among the younger generation to implement various ways for creation and catalysis. Accounting undergraduate programs are and will continue to be the core subject of education in our highly specialized and competitive environment. Accounting and finance form a very important ingredient in any effective modern organization and are woven into the fabric of our everyday lives. The B.Sc. Accounting in AFU is designed to be the stepping stone of the students to a brilliant future. This is achieved by providing them with a high level of knowledge and technical skills which enables them to build their career and future.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
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Al Falah University

The BSc Business Administration with major in Finance and Banking aims to offer high quality specialized learning, engaging students in a continuous process of learning t ... [+]

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The BSc Business Administration with major in Finance and Banking aims to offer high quality specialized learning, engaging students in a continuous process of learning that benefits them to develop and establish a sound career in the financial sector. The Finance and Banking Major also intends to develop students‘ skills on the required tools for understanding investment, financial management, and financial institutions and related areas and provide them the opportunity to further their professional development by undertaking professional qualification such as Charted Financial Analyst (CFA). The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Dubai, in particular, is an important hub of financial and banking services in the region providing a leading platform connecting the regional financial markets with the rest of the world. In the future, the financial hub of Dubai is expected to continue growing with more demand for skilled finance professionals.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
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Al Falah University

The health care sector is growing very fast and the health-related issues are becoming more important. Accordingly, the need for managers and specialists able to handle h ... [+]

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The health care sector is growing very fast and the health-related issues are becoming more important. Accordingly, the need for managers and specialists able to handle health management issues is becoming essential. One of the main challenges of health management is decreasing the cost pressure and increasing medical technology while assuring the best efficiency levels.

To achieve this, health management specialists and managers with knowledge in health care together with business and economics are required. The B.Sc. Health management in AFU in Dubai is designed to be the stepping stone of the students to a brilliant future. This is achieved by providing them with a high level of knowledge and technical skills which enables them to build their career and future.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
January 2020
English (US),Arabic
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
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Al Falah University

One way in which organizations can build and sustain competitiveness is to focus on applying best practice methods to the management of its human resources and people tal ... [+]

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One way in which organizations can build and sustain competitiveness is to focus on applying best practice methods to the management of its human resources and people talent. Organizational success depends upon developing appropriate methods of recruitment and selection, motivation, reward, training and development, discipline, performance management, and career progression. Today, companies must put a lot of effort and energy into setting up strong and effective HRM practices in order to avoid various issues of HRM nature. It is for these reasons that HRM today is considered a key qualification in the UAE and beyond. In a recent survey of top job-hiring agencies, Human Resource related jobs are in very high demand and will keep increasing as Dubai gears towards the Expo 2020. Thus, recognizing the market need for skilled HRM graduates coupled with the evidenced willingness of potential students to engage in an HRM course, Al Falah University offers this new Major in the Business Administration program.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
January 2020
English (US),Arabic
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
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Al Falah University

Tourism and events management is about managing the financial, human and physical aspects of tourism and event planning industry. Tourism and event managers gain an indis ... [+]

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Tourism and events management is about managing the financial, human and physical aspects of tourism and event planning industry. Tourism and event managers gain an indispensable knowledge to compete in areas such as public communication and planning which enable them to choose among very attractive opportunities such as tourism managers, event planners, marketing managers, travel account managers and sales, marketing officers and other related industries. These are professional graduates with exciting career opportunities allowing them to participate in promoting the overall economy and enhance the overall quality of human life.

The Overall Program Structure and Curricular Design ... [-]
United Arab Emirates Dubai
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Campus
Read more in English
Address
Al Rebat St,Al Garhoud Area,Deira - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates