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University of Wollongong



The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) is one of the UAE?s oldest and most prestigious universities with a proud, Australian heritage. Established in 1993 by the University of Wollongong in Australia, UOWD represented a very early Australian initiative in the UAE. From a small beginning at Al Mulla Plaza, through its landmark presence at Wollongong Beach on Jumeirah Road and to its current location at Dubai Knowledge Village, UOWD is recognized as being an integral part of Dubai. Today, as an independent UAE institution of higher education, UOWD attracts students not just from the UAE and Australia but from all over the world. Approximately 2,500 students comprising more than 83 nationalities are currently enrolled at UOWD and enjoy a quality academic experience. All UOWD degree programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and are also audited by the Australian Universities Quality Agency. Their nationally and internationally recognised qualifications enable UOWD graduates to pursue further education and employment in the private and public sectors. The University?s faculty is a mix of locally and internationally recruited academics who have extensive experience in the class room as well as in business and industry. They bring years...

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