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BUiD Registrar and Chief Administrative Officer judges the finals of the Tatawwar Competition 2020 and is selected as a panellist on a roundtable discussion

On 14 May 2020, Hugh Martin, Registrar and Chief Administrative Officer, participated in the second roundtable discussion about the Future of Learning, as part...

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BUiD Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) delivers its first webinar – Getting Started with Online Education

BUiD’s DTC delivered its first webinar ‘Getting Started with Online Education’. The webinar was conducted on 20 April,2020 and opened by Dr Khalid Almarri...

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BUiD conducts online training for The Performance Contracting & Funding (PCF) certification

On 14 April, BUiD’s Professional Development and Examination Centre (PDEC) conducted a training session through Taqati training programme.  The Performance Contracting & Funding (PCF)...

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BUiD moves to full online teaching

Since BUiD started more than 15 years ago, we have supported and cared about our students, our staff, and all those who connect with...

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PhD in Education thesis defence conducted completely online at BUiD

Ikrame Sbai, studying for a PhD in Education, successfully passed her thesis defence in a viva voce exam, which was held entirely online yesterday,...

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BUiD academic participates in a Webinar Series about Online Learning

On 31st March 2020, Dr. Tendai Charles, Assistant Professor of Education and Director of the Centre for Research in Digital Education, was invited as...

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PhD thesis defence conducted completely online for the first time at BUiD

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and in line with the UAE Ministry of Education directives, BUiD is operating entirely online using up-to-date distance...

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BUiD Registrar and Chief Administrative Officer is selected as a judge at the Tatawwar Competition

Hugh Martin, Registrar and Chief Administrative Officer, was selected along with other thought leaders in the fields of education, investment, government, and the law,...

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BUiD Professor conducts a workshop for the Ministry of Justice

On 26 February, Professor Aymen Masadeh, Head of MSc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, has been invited by the UAE Ministry of Justice to...

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BUiD signs a collaborative agreement with Al Tafaouq Al Elmi

On 25 February, BUiD signed a collaborative agreement with Al Tafaouq Al Elmi to deliver the certification programmes of the Global Innovation Institute (GInI®)...

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Faculty of Education organises a workshop on educational policy

On 22nd February, the Faculty of Education organised an innovative, 3-hour hands-on workshop for Doctoral level students enrolled on the DED622: Education Policy module,...

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BUiD students participate in the Academic Training Programme in Dundee, Scotland

Four of BUiD’s postgraduate students were among 59 female students from 13 universities from the UAE, Egypt and Malaysia who participated in the 29th...

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BUiD academic appointed as an Associate Member of the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning at Lancaster University

Dr. Tendai Charles, Assistant Professor of Education and Director of the Centre for Research in Digital Education, has been appointed as an Associate Member...

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BUiD hosts a public lecture on Fire Safety in Buildings

On 4 February 2020, BUiD hosted a public lecture titled ‘Fire Safety in Buildings: Getting It Right’ by Professor Ali Nadjai, Director of Fire...

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BUiD launches its Centre for Research in Digital Education

On 25 January 2020, BUiD launched its Centre for Research in Digital Education (CRDE). This is the UAE’s first non-profit, research centre, which focuses...

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BUiD students win two of The 3rd UAE Student Awards for Postgraduate Education 2020

BUiD Students won two of the 3rd UAE Student Awards for Postgraduate Education 2020. These Awards are designed for recognising outstanding Masters and PhD...

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BUiD Professor participates in the 6th International Conference on Environmental Systems Research (ICESR2019)

Dr. Gul Ahmed Jokhio, Assistant Professor at The British University in Dubai presented a paper titled ‘Environmental Benefits of Incorporating Palm Oil Fuel Ash...

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BUiD celebrates its fourteenth cohort of Masters and PhD graduates

Under the Chancellorship of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, CEO and Chairman of the...

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Dean of Education wins Excellence Awards for her research

Professor Eman Gaad, Dean of the Faculty of Education, won the Best Research Award at the Asia-Pacific Down Syndrome Federation (APDSF) Excellence Awards 2019...

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BUiD hosts the 16th European, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS 2019)

In collaboration with the University of Nicosia and the Dubai Blockchain Center, BUiD organised EMCIS 2019 on 9-10 December. EMCIS is an annual research...

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BUiD signs an MoU with The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP)

On 24 November 2019, The British University in Dubai (BUiD) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP,...

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BUiD Professor wins Best Presentation Award

Dr. Emad Abu-Ayyash, Assistant Professor of Education at BUiD won the Best Presentation Award at the XIII ICLLL 2019: International Conference on Languages, Literature...

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BUiD students participate in the Solar Decathlon Middle East competition

BUID’s team Harmony was shortlisted in the Solar Decathlon Middle East competition organised by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority. The team was formed by...

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BUiD staff participate in the Higher Education Conference 2019

Friday, October 11, 2019   Hugh Martin, Registrar and Chief Administrative Officer, and Joe Hazzam, Head of Communication, Marketing and External Relations at BUiD...

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BUiD Professor wins the Best Professor in Finance Studies Award

Thursday, October 10, 2019 Prof. Husam-Aldin Al-Malkawi, Professor of Finance and the Head of Finance programmes at BUiD, won one of the Asian Education...

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BUiD Professor wins Transformation Maestro in IT Research Award

Monday, October 7, 2019 Prof. Khaled Shaalan, Head of Computer Science programmes at The British University in Dubai, won the Transformation Maestro in IT Research...

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BUiD Professor participates in Ideas to Transform the World conference

Tuesday, September 24, 2019   Dr Amer Alaya, Assistant Professor of Business Management at BUiD, participated in the (Ideas to Transform the World) conference...

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BUiD is now a member of the Association of Heads of University Administration

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 BUiD is the first and only overseas university to be granted membership of the Association of Heads of University Administration...

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BUiD Professors win the 2019 Emerald Literati Awards

Thursday, August 8, 2019     BUiD Professors won the 2019 Emerald Literati Awards for their articles published by Emerald Publishing in the areas...

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BUiD professor presents research findings at top service management conference

Sunday, July 21, 2019     Prof. Stephen Wilkins, Professor of Strategy and Marketing at BUiD, recently presented the results of a research study...

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BUiD students participate in an educational trip to the United Kingdom

Friday, June 28, 2019 In the fifteen years of The British University in Dubai (BUiD), regular educational visits to the UK have formed an...

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The British University in Dubai celebrates its 15th anniversary

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 The British University in Dubai (Build) celebrated its 15th anniversary. The celebration was attended by H.E. Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi,...

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BUiD Education students participate in a students research conference

Friday, June 14, 2019 BUiD students from the Faculty of Education along with Dr Christopher Hill, Associate Professor and Director of Doctoral Training Centre,...

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The British University in Dubai signs 2+2 agreement with the University of Glasgow

Thursday, May 30, 2019 The British University in Dubai (BUiD) has signed a collaborative agreement with the University of Glasgow. Through this agreement, BUiD...

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Professor Eman Gaad contributes a chapter in a book about education in the UAE

Monday, May 20, 2019     Prof. Eman Gaad, Dean of the Faculty of Education, wrote a chapter in “Education in the United Arab...

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BUiD’s professors provide professional training in sustainability

Thursday, May 16, 2019   Prof. Bassam Abu Hijleh, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and IT, Dr Hanan Taleb and Dr Riad Saraiji,...

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Dr Maria Papadaki presents at the Project Management Symposium 2019

Thursday, May 9, 2019   Dr Maria Papadaki, Assistant Professor of Project Management at BUiD and Managing Director – Dubai Center for Risk and...

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BUiD holds its fourth Doctoral Research Conference

Saturday, May 4, 2019 The fourth BUiD Doctoral Research Conference was held on Saturday 4 May 2019 at BUiD’s Campus.  The day began with...

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The British University in Dubai organises its 1st Entrepreneurship & Innovation Competition

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 The British University in Dubai (BUiD) organised its 1st Entrepreneurship & Innovation Competition for schools .The competition aimed to encourage innovation...

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Dr. Emad Abu-Ayyash selected as a judge for an undergraduate research competition

Monday, April 29, 2019 Dr. Emad Abu-Ayyash, Assistant Professor of Education at BUiD, participated as a judge in the Seventh Undergraduate Research Competition organised...

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Two of BUiD’s students win best paper award

Tuesday, April 16, 2019   Two of BUiD’s PhD students won best paper award at the Graduate Students Research Conference 2019 (GSRC) held at...

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BUiD launches its Centre for Research in Digital Education

On 25 January 2020, BUiD launched its Centre for Research in Digital Education (CRDE). This is the UAE’s first non-profit, research centre, which focuses...

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