DUBAI, 8th January, 2023 (WAM) -- The American University in the Emirates (AUE) have just announced that they have accepted their accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and the Schools Committee for Colleges, an institutional accreditation frame that evaluates collectings to make sure the quality and integrity of education.
This was told while a press conference being held by the university at their headquarters in Dubai, presence there Dr. Mirza Al Sayegh, Vice-Chairman of the University's Board of Trustees, Khalaf Al Qubaisi and Khaled Al Halian, who is also the members of the Board of Trustees, and Professor William Cornwell, Senior Vice President.
Dr. Al Sayegh valued the candidacy of the university for this accreditation and the authority played by the university. He indicated that the idea of the real money for the university is reflected in three basic elements: professors, students and administrative staff, with referencies that brigthen the future in all disciplines at the university. He submitted the happiness from the Board of Trustees at what has been gained in the form of the university’s noble goals.
Dr. Razzaq described that AUE, one of the high reputable universities in the UAE, has been officially licenced now and accredited since 2006 by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA), Ministry of Education, UAE.
By its short journey, AUE has gained two International American Accreditations. The College of Computer Information Technology (CCIT) was internationally accredited in October 2017 by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The College of Business Administration (COBA) received the golden seal of accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and teamed up 5.7% of the world’s elite business schools in February 2022,.
In December 2022, AUE was respectfully announced their candidacy for the Southern Association of Colleges and School Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). “SACSCOC is an institutional accreditor that engages an accountable and transparent associate review process which confirms educational quality and integrity, also fosters continuous self-improvement, then promotes student success, and improving the effectiveness of its member institutions.” as stated in the organisation’s Core Values and Value Statement.
Achieving numerous International American Accreditations at all kind of levels will help realise AUE's Vision to be one of the major lead higher educational institutions locally and also regionally, supplying an integrated way for pupils to become creative, effective, and productive members of the society / community.
AUE continues to preparing the UAE and the regional communities with leaders ready to make a breakthrough for a brighter future nationally and internationally.