Ajman University

Introduction

AU offers a wide array of undergraduate and graduate programs that satisfy the needs of students and employers in relation to the knowledge-based economy through the combination of theoretical knowledge and practical skills. The University is committed to producing globally competitive graduates who are equipped with the highest sense of professionalism and social responsibility by continually enhancing the quality of its core functions: teaching, research, training, expertise and practice, all exercised in an innovative environment.

GOALS

  • Enable graduates to achieve high-level professional objectives and assume leadership roles by acquiring up-to-date knowledge and advanced skills.
  • Offer a broad range of degree programs relevant to the needs of the UAE and GCC countries.
  • Enable students to develop critical thinking skills, and impart to them the values of lifelong learning.
  • Improve AUST research activity by establishing research groups, and increase research funding.
  • Broaden the number of offered Graduate programs and establish Doctoral programs.
  • Retain outstanding Faculty and Staff.
  • Re-enforce the current framework for quality enhancement involving both internal and external assessments.
  • Promote important aspects of professional life, such as ethical behavior, responsibility, community engagement, and ideals.
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Arabic

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Programs

This school also offers:

BA

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Social Work

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

This program is offered in Arabic. [+]

This program is offered in Arabic. Some courses:

Introduction to Sociology Introduction to Social Work Anthropology Modern Emirati Society History of Social Thinking Social Statistics Social Theories Areas of Social Work Sociology of the Family Social Psychology Social Change Social Research Methods Communication Skills in English Social Problems Family Counseling English Texts in Sociology and Social Work Research Design and Applications Demography Social Organizations Practical Training in Organizations Social Planning Applied Sociology Sociology of Media Graduation Project [-]

BA in Mass Communication / Electronic & Printed Press

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

This program is offered in Arabic. [+]

This program is offered in Arabic.

Some courses:

Introduction Radio &Television Introduction to Public Relations & Advertising Introduction to Multimedia Economic Concepts Entrepreneurship Development History of Science in Islam The Art of Expressing & Writing Emirates Society Online Journalism News Writing & Editing (2) Specialized Press Newspaper Layout and Design Print Advertising News Values in Western and Developing Societies New Trends in News Editing and layout [-]

BA in Mass Communication / Graphic Design

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

This program is offered in Arabic. [+]

This program is offered in Arabic.

Some courses:

Graphic Design Interactive Multimedia Design (1) Digital Photography Interactive Multimedia Design (2) Infographics Information Society Multi-Media Design Electronic marketing Animation [-]

BA in Mass Communication / Public Relations & Advertising

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

This program is offered in Arabic. [+]

This program is offered in Arabic.

Some courses:

Introduction To Mass Communication Introduction Radio &Television Introduction to Public Relations & Advertising New Communications Technologies Introduction to Multimedia Mass Media in the Arabic Gulf States Arabic Language for the Media 1 Communication Skills in English Media Laws & Ethics Public Speaking Arab &International Communication Media Management Online Media Information Society Media & Society Persuasion [-]

BA in Mass Communication / Radio & TV

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

This program is offered in Arabic. [+]

This program is offered in Arabic.

Some courses:

Introduction To Mass Communication Introduction Radio & Television Introduction to Public Relations & Advertising New Communications Technologies Introduction to Multimedia Information Society Organizational Communication Public Speaking Arab & International Communication [-]

BSc

BSc.in Information Systems/ Project Management

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the Information Systems program is to provide quality education in the field of Information Systems based on internationally recognized standards for undergraduate programs; [+]

The mission of the Information Systems program is to provide quality education in the field of Information Systems based on internationally recognized standards for undergraduate programs; produce Information Systems professionals who can manage computer and communications technologies and information resources within organizations in the UAE and Gulf region, and prepare individuals for lifelong learning and research.

Program Goals

The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems program has the following goals:

Provide students with up-to-date coverage of both core and specialized knowledge of IS methodologies and practices in order to get entry-level positions in organizations or pursue postgraduate studies and research. Provide cutting-edge technical skills in order to propose IT solutions that meet market and societal needs in enhancing organizational competitiveness and improving decision-making processes. Expose students of the program to ethical and professional principles within an IT environment. Enhance students’ communication and leadership skills. Program Outcomes ... [-]

BSc in Accounting

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the Accounting Department is derived mainly from the larger vision and philosophy of the university and the college. [+]

The mission of the Accounting Department is derived mainly from the larger vision and philosophy of the university and the college. Accordingly, the department is in pursuit of excellence in accounting education and professional practice via a rigorous academic program that promotes critical thinking, interpersonal skills, technical competence and, above all, ethical practice.

Program Goals

The goals of the program are to:

Provide students with adequate accounting knowledge that qualifies them for employment in accounting practice and the profession Enable students to prepare, analyze and communicate accounting information using information technology to facilitate the decision-making process Develop skills of ethical reasoning, critical thinking and problem-solving Prepare students to conduct research in accounting and related areas Program Educational Objectives The objectives of the program are to enable students to: Understand the conceptual framework of accounting and the mechanics of the accounting cycle Understand the core concepts of cost and management accounting and the uses of accounting information in the decision-making process Understand the auditing standards, practices and rules of professional conduct Prepare financial statements for profit and non-profit organizations Use manual and computer-based tools to identify and analyze logical relations among accounting data Combine and consolidate financial information Make ethical and professional judgments in accounting and auditing Use accounting analytical tools to develop skills and critical thinking Understand the relevance and applicability of accounting models and theories Conduct research in accounting Career Opportunities ... [-]

BSc in Architectural Engineering

Campus Full time 5 years September 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

Architecture is the science and art of shaping the built environment and establishing habitable and enjoyable communities. The architectural engineering program is a five-year course designed to equip students with a sound knowledge and understanding of building design, landscape design, structure, construction, history of architecture, [+]

Overview

Architecture is the science and art of shaping the built environment and establishing habitable and enjoyable communities. The architectural engineering program is a five-year course designed to equip students with a sound knowledge and understanding of building design, landscape design, structure, construction, history of architecture, heritage conservation as well as many other related subjects.

Program Educational Objectives

The main objectives of the architectural engineering curriculum are to provide its students with:

a strong foundation in basic skills to apply in their design process and presentations a broad theoretical and practical knowledge related to their practice of architectural design and building construction the skills and abilities for required for data collection, analysis, design, and evaluation of architectural design projects the information and ability required to produce building construction drawings and working details the ability to utilize modern technology, for example, computer aided design and other software application packages for architectural design, working drawings and presentation purposes in the field of architecture, urban design and urban planning good oral and written communication skills the ability to work effectively as members of a multidisciplinary team the ability to compete professionally and function successfully in the diverse and fast-developing architectural engineering environment of the UAE the knowledge to preserve both the built and natural environments, and the sensibility to understand the impact of architecture on it's broader physical and cultural contexts, fulfilling both their professional as well as their ethical responsibilities the ability for critical thinking and lifelong self-learning, so that they are... [-]

BSc in Computer Engineering

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

Produce computer engineers who are able to apply the theories and principles of science and mathematics to the design of hardware, software, and networks in the emerging IT fields. [+]

Mission Produce computer engineers who are able to apply the theories and principles of science and mathematics to the design of hardware, software, and networks in the emerging IT fields. Produce computer engineers capable of building prototypes, working both with hardware and software aspects of systems design and development. Prepare students for professional careers and to pursue advanced studies in Computer Engineering. Program Educational Objectives

The objectives of the Computer Engineering Program are to prepare graduates with:

Knowledge and skills in hardware and software design & implementation. An understanding of how to implement and manage computer networks. An ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Self-learning skills. Program Outcomes ... [-]

BSc in Electrical Engineering/ Communication

Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the Communication Engineering program is to provide high quality communication engineering education to its students. It places special emphasis on developing the technical as well as generic skills of its students so that they are well qualified for immediate employment in their area of specialization and can contribute effectively to the advancement of the community. [+]

Overview

The mission of the Communication Engineering program is to provide high-quality communication engineering education to its students. It places special emphasis on developing the technical as well as generic skills of its students so that they are well qualified for immediate employment in their area of specialization and can contribute effectively to the advancement of the community. It also aims to prepare its students for graduate study in communication engineering.

Program Educational Objectives

The communication engineering program aims to produce graduates who have:

strong foundation of basic sciences and mathematics and are able to apply this knowledge to analyze and solve engineering problems broad theoretical as well as practical knowledge related to communication engineering specialization skills needed for designing, analyzing, and trouble-shooting communication circuits or systems proficiency in computer-aided design tools and software packages to design projects or systems to meet specified requirements good communication skills and ability to work effectively as team members the generic skills needed to function in the multidisciplinary, diverse, competitive and fast-changing engineering environment of the UAE abilities for critical thinking, lifelong learning, and updating of technical knowledge while working as professional engineers Program Outcomes ... [-]

BSc in Electrical Engineering/ Electronics

Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the electronics engineering program is to provide high-quality electronic engineering education to its students. It places special emphasis on developing the technology as well as generic skills of its students so that they are well qualified for immediate employment in their area of specialization and are able to contribute effectively to the advancement of the community. [+]

Overview

The mission of the electronics engineering program is to provide high-quality electronic engineering education to its students. It places special emphasis on developing the technology as well as generic skills of its students so that they are well qualified for immediate employment in their area of specialization and are able to contribute effectively to the advancement of the community. The program also aims to prepare its students for graduate study in electronics engineering.

Program Educational Objectives

The electronics engineering program is designed to produce graduates who have:

a strong foundation of basic sciences and mathematics and are able to apply this knowledge to analyze and solve engineering problems broad theoretical as well as practical knowledge related to electronics engineering specialization skills needed for designing, analyzing and troubleshooting electronic circuits or systems proficiency in computer-aided design tools and software packages to design projects or systems to meet specified requirements good communication skills and ability to work effectively as team members the generic skills needed to function in the multidisciplinary, diverse, competitive and fast-changing engineering environment of the UAE abilities for critical thinking, lifelong Career Opportunities ... [-]

BSc in Electrical Engineering/ Instrumentation & Control

Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

To provide students with a broad theoretical knowledge base and equip them with strong practical application skills so that they can meet the competitive requirements of the job market in instrumentation and control engineering, and are well prepared to pursue higher study in this fast-developing field. [+]

Overview

To provide students with a broad theoretical knowledge base and equip them with strong practical application skills so that they can meet the competitive requirements of the job market in instrumentation and control engineering, and are well prepared to pursue higher study in this fast-developing field.

Program Educational Objectives

The instrumentation and control engineering program aims to produce graduates who have:

a strong foundation of basic sciences and mathematics and are able to apply this knowledge to analyze and solve engineering problems broad theoretical as well as practical knowledge related to related to instrumentation and control specialization skills needed for designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting circuits or systems utilized in instrumentation and control fields proficiency in computer-aided design tools and software packages to design projects or systems to meet specified requirements good communication skills and ability to work effectively as team members the generic skills needed to function in the multidisciplinary, diverse, competitive and fast-changing engineering environment of the UAE abilities for critical thinking, lifelong learning, and updating of technical knowledge while working as professional engineers. Career Opportunities ... [-]

BSc in Finance

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the finance degree program is to provide an educational experience that develops the student’s financial, technical, and critical thinking, communication skills, the ability to integrate both quantitative and qualitative factors into business and finance decisions and to create and disseminate knowledge concerning value management in each of these fields. [+]

The mission of the finance degree program is to provide an educational experience that develops the student’s financial, technical, and critical thinking, communication skills, the ability to integrate both quantitative and qualitative factors into business and finance decisions and to create and disseminate knowledge concerning value management in each of these fields.

Program Goals The goals of the program are to: Deliver to students the functional aspects of all areas of finance Enable students to adapt to the changing environment of finance in the real world situation Build analytical skills based on critical thinking, reasoning, and communication Enable students to further their studies in postgraduate and professional programs Program Educational Objectives ... [-]

BSc in Information Systems/ E-Business Management

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the Information Systems program is to provide quality education in the field of Information Systems based on internationally recognized standards for undergraduate programs; [+]

The mission of the Information Systems program is to provide quality education in the field of Information Systems based on internationally recognized standards for undergraduate programs; produce Information Systems professionals who can manage computer and communications technologies and information resources within organizations in the UAE and Gulf region, and prepare individuals for lifelong learning and research.

Program Goals

The Bachelor of Science in Information Systems program has the following goals:

Provide students with up-to-date coverage of both core and specialized knowledge of IS methodologies and practices in order to get entry-level positions in organizations or pursue postgraduate studies and research. Provide cutting-edge technical skills in order to propose IT solutions that meet market and societal needs in enhancing organizational competitiveness and improving decision-making processes. Expose students of the program to ethical and professional principles within an IT environment. Enhance students’ communication and leadership skills. Program Outcomes ... [-]

BSc in Information Technology/ Networking and Security

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The Information Technology/ Networking & security program is intended to provide quality education in the field of information technology based on internationally recognized standards for undergraduate programs; [+]

The Information Technology/ Networking & security program is intended to provide quality education in the field of information technology based on internationally recognized standards for undergraduate programs; produce information technology professionals who can deploy efficiently IT technologies and implement IT solutions according to market and society needs, particularly in the UAE and Gulf region; and prepare individuals for lifelong learning and research. Graduates of the program can undertake a variety of job positions at both the managerial and technical levels. Job opportunities may include but not limited to: network administration and management; network security management; building and designing networks; IT resources management; IT project management; professional IT consultant; professional teacher or trainer; marketing of software and hardware; and pursuing postgraduate study and research.... [-]


BSc in Information Tehcnology/Databases and Web Systems

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Databases & Web Systems program has the following goals: Provide students with current core and specialized knowledge and skills of IT methodologies and practices that allow them to get entry-level positions in the IT job market or pursue postgraduate studies. [+]

Program Educational Objectives The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Databases & Web Systems program has the following goals: Provide students with current core and specialized knowledge and skills of IT methodologies and practices that allow them to get entry-level positions in the IT job market or pursue postgraduate studies. Provide technical skills as well as general education knowledge that allow graduates of the program to provide IT solutions that satisfy the market and societal needs. Offer a broad and in-depth curriculum that prepare students to engage in life-long learning and professional development in diverse areas of IT. Expose students to the ethical and professional issues of working in an IT environment. Train students to develop effective communication skills that allow them to communicate effectively orally and in writing; and work as productive members of a team. Program Outcomes ... [-]

BSc in Management

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the management program is to achieve excellence in delivering management knowledge. It aims to contribute to the competitiveness of the organizations of the UAE and the GCC in the global market-place by producing highly skilled, ethical and well-rounded graduates in areas of strategic relevance to the global economy. [+]

The mission of the management program is to achieve excellence in delivering management knowledge. It aims to contribute to the competitiveness of the organizations of the UAE and the GCC in the global market-place by producing highly skilled, ethical and well-rounded graduates in areas of strategic relevance to the global economy.

Program Goals

The program’s goals are to enable students to:

deal effectively and efficiently with managerial responsibilities, tasks and challenges in a changing and complex business environment gain proficiency in modern analytical problem-solving, communication and decision- making skills gain broad managerial skills, abilities and competences required in a globalized world carry out research and postgraduate study Program Educational Objectives ... [-]

BSc in Marketing

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the marketing degree program is derived mainly from the philosophy and vision of AUST. Hence, the program’s mission is in line with the mission and objectives of the College of Business Administration. [+]

The mission of the marketing degree program is derived mainly from the philosophy and vision of AUST. Hence, the program’s mission is in line with the mission and objectives of the College of Business Administration. The focus of this mission is to impart high-quality education that will develop the skills and knowledge of students in areas that will enable them to perform efficiently and effectively in their careers. Accordingly, both the structure of the course and the curricula are designed to achieve these ends.

Program Goals

The goals of the program are to enable students to:

Gain the knowledge and understanding of theoretical and applied aspects of marketing, as well as specialized areas, that will enable them to perform effectively in a variety of positions in the marketing profession Analyze and communicate marketing knowledge using information technology to facilitate decision-making processes Develop the communication, teamwork, critical thinking and problem-solving skills required in marketing activities in organizations Conduct research in marketing and related areas Program Educational Objectives ... [-]

Bachelor

Bachelor in Interior Design

Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The program is designed to develop and enhance students’ artistic abilities, knowledge and skills to be able to design, supervise, and implement interior design projects. [+]

Overview

The program is designed to develop and enhance students’ artistic abilities, knowledge and skills to be able to design, supervise, and implement interior design projects.

Program Educational Objectives

The Interior Design program aims to produce graduates who have:

A foundation in basic skills and the ability to apply those skills in their design process and presentation skills and abilities required for data collection, analysis, design and evaluation of interior design projects including technical details The ability to utilize up-to-date technology in the field of interior design, for example computer-aided design and other software applications, and working drawings and presentations The ability to work as an efficient team member in multi-professional groups The ability to recognize environmental factors and cultural, traditional and heritage aspects The ability of critical thinking and life-long learning Gained basic information about interior environment, with the application of lighting, acoustics and human factors. Career Opportunities ... [-]

Bachelor of Education in Teacher Training Program in Arabic Language& Islamic Studies

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The Arabic and Islamic Studies program aims at academically preparing a generation of graduates; holders of a college degree in Arabic Language and Islamic Studies who are able to participate in the enrichment of the intellectual, cultural, and educational institutions in and out of the UAE [+]

The Arabic and Islamic Studies program aims at academically preparing a generation of graduates; holders of a college degree in Arabic Language and Islamic Studies who are able to participate in the enrichment of the intellectual, cultural, and educational institutions in and out of the UAE. The program reflects the diversity and complexity of the Arabic/Islamic culture and civilization. While studying Arabic Language and Islamic Studies, you will learn about the linguistics and culture of Arabic across history. You will also learn about the teaching methodology of Arabic language and Islamic studies and using the educational technology and its applications. If you are curious about how that language has grown over centuries, this may be the most suitable course of study for you. Arabic Language and Islamic Studies can set you off on many career paths; you can become a lecturer or a teacher. This field, in addition to the teaching profession, can help you join the fields of business, journalism ... etc. Moreover, the program is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. This program is introduced in Arabic Language.... [-]


Bachelor of Education in Teacher Training Program in Mathematics & Science

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The Department of Mathematics and Sciences the responsibility of teaching all courses of Mathematics and Physics through all colleges of the university. [+]

The Department of Mathematics and Sciences the responsibility of teaching all courses of Mathematics and Physics through all colleges of the university. In addition, the department offers a Bachelor degree in Education – Teaching Mathematics and Sciences. The program is accredited by the ministry of higher education and scientific research.

This program is provided in the Arabic Language

Entry Requirements Certified UAE secondary school certificate or its equivalent, with a minimum average grade 70 percent. Passing an interview that is run by the college. [-]

Bachelor of Education in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The English Department offers a four-year accredited Bachelor Degree program in Education in teaching English as Foreign Language. [+]

The English Department offers a four-year accredited Bachelor Degree program in Education in teaching English as Foreign Language. Students become proficient in teaching English to second-language learners. In today’s globalized world, there is an increasing demand for English language teachers across the UAE and the region. English is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world and it is already becoming the international language of the world. Knowledge of its literature, and the ability to read, analyze, criticize, and write in English, would give you a wide range of skills which may be used in your future career. The program is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.... [-]


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