Jumeira University

Introduction

Welcome to Jumeira University

Jumeira University is an accredited, private higher education institution that prepares students for professional careers in Business, Education, Health Sciences and Islamic and Arabic Studies.

We are committed to providing advanced and supportive learning environments that recognize talent and nurture aspirations.

We provide cutting edge technology facilities with options to study in English and Arabic and provide separate teaching and recreational facilities for both male and female students.

Our Vision

We believe in the Education that empowers students to find their own paths to fulfill their dreams and create life-long learners who are prepared for the modern world as well as the future and make a positive impact in their community.

Our Mission

Jumeira University strives to be a student-centered learning institution dedicated to:

  • knowledge advancement in Business, Health Sciences, Education and Islamic and Arabic Studies.
  • recognizing talents and nurturing aspirations.
  • embracing and celebrating the individuality and identity of our Islamic culture and values.
  • contributing to the human development of the community in Dubai, UAE and the region.
  • fostering culture of proactive citizenship.

Jumeira University Core Commitments

  • Community engagement
  • Long life learning.
  • Pursuit of Quality.
  • Dynamic and Flexible Learning.
  • Cherishing UAE Identity and Islamic Culture

Learning

Jumeira University is comprised of four distinct colleges:

  • College of Business Administration,
  • College of Education,
  • College of Health Sciences, and
  • College of Islamic & Arabic Studies

Why Study at Jumeira University?

  • Degrees accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
  • Programs aligned and benchmarked against leading international associations and quality bodies. Single-gender education to preserve values and heritage of our community.
  • Flexible study mode to provide opportunity for working individuals to pursue their career aspirations.
  • Advantageous proximity: campus located in the heart of Dubai.
  • Modern and tech-savvy campus facilities to encourage learning.
  • Bi-lingual programs to match Government’s strategic vision and diverse community setting in UAE.
  • Affordable tuition fees and easy payment plans with a range of scholarships and financial aids for talented students and high-achievers.
  • Unparalleled student-centered education embracing active learning styles and creating lifelong learners.

Campus

Jumeira University sits on a 40,000m2 plot of land in the busy Al Quoz 4 district in Dubai. Currently the University covers one third of the plot with future plans to cover the rest as the student numbers and program portfolio grows.

Our campus is situated in the heart of Dubai, UAE’s most vibrant city. Being 20 minutes away from major business districts (DIFC, Business Bay, Media & Internet City to name but a few) and residential communities, it’s no wonder that our campus is sought after.

Everything is on hand, with shops, restaurants, metro and public transportation and bank cashpoints nearby the campus.

Jumeira University operates on a gender-separate basis as it embraces and values Islamic traditions and heritage. The entire campus is mirrored for both male and female students and offers variety of teaching and learning facilities, cafeterias, recreational and performance facilities as well as prayer rooms and a mosque.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Arabic

Admissions & Requirements

Admission Requirements

International students’ admission requirements are the same admission requirements as local students.

International Students Admission Deadline

All international students must submit their completed admission application with all supporting documents 4 weeks before the start of the semester. The deadlines for the upcoming academic semesters are:

Fall 2016: 14.08.2016

Practical Information

Visa Administration

Normally visa will take 2-4 weeks from the time of submission of completed application. Enrollment office will notify the prospect students of the approval of the visa. Visa approval is subject to the approval of the authority.

The bellow schedule provides details of the cost associated with visa processing:

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International Students Accommodation

JU provides off-campus students accommodation in Uni Nest and Etisalat Academy. Prices for shared accommodation vary from AED 45,000 to 70,000 per student for one academic year from September to June.

International Students Transportation

JU provide transportation from and to student accommodation. We also provide transportation from campus to students’ homes in Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman.

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Programs

This school also offers:

Bachelor

Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education

Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Jumeira University College of Education is dedicated to prepare lifelong educators and professionals. It provides the necessary foundation of authentic and inspiring academic experiences and applications that contribute to the advancement of knowledge and address today’s complex challenges in the field of education within the UAE. [+]

About the College of Education Jumeira University College of Education is dedicated to prepare lifelong educators and professionals. It provides the necessary foundation of authentic and inspiring academic experiences and applications that contribute to the advancement of knowledge and address today’s complex challenges in the field of education within the UAE. The College will offer undergraduate degrees for all level of education from early years to grade 12. The core academic discipline will focus on teaching and learning at all levels of children development from birth to grade 12. Internships, trainings, practical experiences will play key role to prepare teachers to facilitate effective learning, taking into consideration the cultural, social and economic factors of students, school and families within the UAE. Students are expected to complete university general education requirements, explore various careers in education, and in their sophomore year, they will be immersed in the discipline and culture of teaching and learning before they finally specialize in their senior year. Academic Program The college will offer Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education. The Early Childhood Education program is designed to provide students with both academic principles and the private/public school experience necessary to become a successful teacher in early years through grade three. The program provides the foundational knowledge, field experiences, and common skills and strategies that prepare students for multiple roles within the field of early childhood education, including the development and advocacy for early childhood education initiatives. It promotes the availability of quality early learning environments in the UAE and support for families in the UAE through parent trainings and access to quality learning experiences. Curriculum Curriculum Philosophy and Inspiration The program is continuously being revised to meet and exceed the changing expectations of the UAE Ministry of Education. The program standards are aligned with the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and the US National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The Early Childhood Education undergraduate program is a model service-learning program for teacher education for the Emirate of Dubai. The content of the methods, courses on campus and the coordinated field-based experiences are designed to give the student both the necessary background and a first-hand experience that is needed to develop practical teaching skills. Importance is given to train students theoretically and practically in how to handle young children who will be engaging in a largely bilingual school system and descend from Islamic culture and heritage. Accreditation Bachelor of Education IN Early Child Hood Program is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) in United Arab Emirates. Career Prospects Our graduates with a Bachelors of Education in Early Childhood will be certified to teach in public and private schools from KG to Grade 3. [-]

BBA

Bachelor of Business Administration

Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Business majors are the most pursued education degree in the United Arab Emirates and worldwide as well. Business educated leaders have led the world economies for many decades and will continue to generate growth and prosperity for their markets, their organisations and themselves. [+]

Why Business Studies? Business majors are the most pursued education degree in the United Arab Emirates and worldwide as well. Business educated leaders have led the world economies for many decades and will continue to generate growth and prosperity for their markets, their organisations and themselves. The demanding and challenging business environment nowadays, makes a business degree a high demand and rewarding career choice. At Jumeira University, we offer our business students the opportunity to develop specialized skills and improve their capacity to analyze, communicate effectively, think independently and logically and acquire practical business knowledge to open up a wide range of career opportunities and excel at every opportunity or situation. A key distinguishing characteristics of Jumeira University students is their deep appreciation of the UAE culture, heritage and values and keen awareness of the ethics of good business practices. Accreditation Our Bachelor of Business Administration program is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) in United Arab Emirates. Also, the BA program is benchmarked with the Accreditation council for business schools and programs (ACBSP). Academic Program The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree is a four-year offering designed as a rigorous business program in four key business areas that are growing in the UAE: Event Management, Retail Management, E-Management and Islamic Banking and Finance. The program leads to Bachelor of Business administration. The program consists of 120 credit hours studied over a four-year period for a full time study mode. We also provide various study modes like evening and part-time programs to give students choice and flexibility. The program encompasses three phases: Phase I – Freshman Student: University Requirements courses (30 credit hours) In this phase students complete their general education requirements, explore various concepts in business, and acquire the knowledge and skills to prepare them to focus on business specialty in Phase II. The core learning is aimed to develop student’s attributes in: communication, IT and numeracy, team working, personal effectiveness, critical thinking, problem solving and information literacy. Phase II – Sophomore Student: College Requirements courses (45 credit hours) In this phase, students will focus on establishing competence in five basic areas of business: marketing, finance, economics, human resource management, organizational behavior and operations to establish a strong learning platform before they choose their area of their chosen concentration. Phase III – Senior Student: Program/Concentration Requirements courses (45 credit hours) In this phase, students are provided with the knowledge, skills and practical scope to deepen their expertise in one the concentration areas they have chosen. Students learning and development is supported though intensive practical workshops, internships and guided self-assessment and feedback sessions to maximize students learning experience. Also students are assigned with a dedicated internship study semester personalized and customized to secure maximize professional exposure to students and give them opportunity to secure job openings. The university will partner with leading industry employers to support the university BBA program and ensure JU graduates are ready to transfer from the academic to the professional world. Choosing Concentration Deciding on your specialization is a very important phase in your career. At Jumeira University, we take this decision very seriously. We ensure that every student experience at the University is maximized. All our students are given the academic support, counselling, personalized attention to make the right choices while they study at Jumeira University. BA students must choose their concentration after completing 60 credit hours. This is done under the supervision and advice of their academic advisor and program director. Students are prepared to make that choice at the very early stages of their study. The BA degree is designed to ensure student’s analytical skills; reflection and ability to choose are gradually developed. By the time students get to their second year of study, their direction is likely to be much clearer and they are ready to make a career choice with the continuous support and guidance from the JU team. Study Courses The requirements for graduation with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at Jumeira University are completing 120 credit hours made up of three types of requirements including: University Requirements Courses (30 Credit Hours) College Requirements Courses (45 Credit Hours) Concentration Requirements (45 Credit Hours) Classes Jumeira University embraces student-centered approach to maximize student’s learning experience. All our classes have maximum capacity of 25 students. This will give the student a much greater opportunity to ask questions, participate in discussions, and have a professor who actually knows who you are. Our professors have the time to support your academic and intellectual advancement. You will have a greater opportunity to engage with faculty research, projects and designated class assignment. Career Prospects At Jumeira University you will obtain the business foundation needed to open doors in the wide range of business fields such as: marketing, human resources, finance, accounting, Islamic banking, management consultancy, public relations and many more. Our Career Centre supports our students to build the futures they want. We provide opportunities and support throughout to ensure our graduates are prepared for the professional world. We stay close to our students to give them the support and care whenever they need it. [-]

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Contact

Jumeira University

Address Latifa Bint Hamdan Street
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Website http://www.ju.ac.ae/
Phone +971 (0)4 515 4555