If your son or daughter has expressed an interest in studying abroad then the United Arab Emirates should be a contender on your choice of international destinations. The seven emirates are home to some of the world’s most highly ranked learning institutes and students will be able to experience new cultures and learn in a beautiful location.
Studying abroad is an opportunity not to be missed and the UAE offers a range of benefits for the international student.
Giving a master class
Learning institutes in the UAE consistently appear in the QS World University Rankings and many UAE universities welcome foreign students. A lot of the colleges are satellite branches of major American and British universities with a teaching faculty sourced from around the world. Colleges in emirates such as Dubai and Abu Dhabi have a large international student base, which is a great chance for people to broaden their horizons and interact with people from different cultures. The educational facilities are as modern as they come and government and private investment means that the research facilities are second to none while the campuses are similar to mini-villages with sports clubs, shops and social activity centers.
The UAE institutes facilitate a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications, and whatever the subject is you will find a number of courses to choose from. Many universities do specialize in learning areas whether that’s business, finance, computer sciences, law or medicine, to name just a few. You can study for a Master of Science in Accounting and Finance in Sharjah or become a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in the city of Al-Ain. Computer sciences are a popular discipline in the UAE and degrees in Information Technology, Computer Science in Digital Systems or Game Development can all be undertaken at universities across the emirates.
A fine study location
Another major attraction of the UAE is the chance to live in one of the world’s most happening destinations. Emirates such as Dubai and Ash Shāriqah attract millions of tourists every year who arrive to make the most of the sunshine, beaches and modern cities. The cost of living also represents excellent value for money and if you decide to stay on after graduation you can receive a tax-free salary in one of the world’s fastest growing economies. Graduates will also find that the UAE is keen to invest in small business entrepreneurs and warmly receives people are considering business opportunities in the area.
There are plenty of locations around the world in which to study, but the UAE rewards prospective students with some outstanding benefits Living and studying abroad will definitely provide new experiences and will be a plus point on any resume.
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