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University events take place throughout the year, from educational showpieces, such as our Star Lectures, to public lectures, national tours and one-off exhibitions.
Doctoral students rise to Dubai innovation challenge 16 May 2015


The British University in Dubai held the first Doctoral Conference on Saturday 16th May.

Many of the students are in full-time employment and have chosen thesis topics that address R&D challenges experienced in the workplace. The event showcased their applied and theoretical research, is a result of an...

Current Trends in Teacher Education Conference held in BUiD 15 May 2015

The 4th BUiD International Education Conference was held on Thursday 14th May and Friday 15th May, 2015 at the British University in Dubai. The conference covered Current Trends in Teacher Education. It was designed to enable participants to share research experiences and explore good practice, in order to further develop their knowledge and awareness across the field of teacher education. In...

Project Management recieves accreditation from PMI GAC 01 Apr 2015

BUiD has received accreditation for its MSc and PG Diploma in Project Management from the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).


For more information, please visit PMI website.


BUiD upgrade its IP telephony system 29 Sep 2014

Since its establishment in 2003, BUiD has come a long way from 6 students and one programme in its initial years to a fully-fledged Postgraduate University with 12 Masters and 4 Doctoral programmes. To better meet the growing number of enquiries about BUiD and its programmes, BUiD has recently modernized its...

UAE’s green building industry makes progress after authorities intervene 02 Apr 2014

The more stringent requirements for new buildings have helped create a market for green materials and technologies, while increasing knowledge among industry professionals.

The transformation, said Jeff Willis, associate director of Arup, an international engineering and consulting firm, has been in the making since 2006 when the Government first started taking notice of the...

FNC wants greater emphasis on research at UAE universities 08 Feb 2014

A report prepared by the council’s education committee found that in 2012, the UAE set aside only 0.2 per cent of its economy for research.

The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research allocated 0.15 per cent to research that year, the report showed.

The committee said that as a result, federal universities showed a lack of interest in supporting research. UAE and...

The new accredited PhD in Architecture and Sustainable Environment programme is launched 05 Jun 2013

New PhD in Architecture and Sustainable Environment will train UAE’s human capital buttressing two key pillars in recent Arab world Competitiveness Report 2013


Professionals from Government and Private Sector attended the official launch of The British University in Dubai ( BUiD) accredited Ph D in Architecture and Sustainable Environment in academic...