UD confirms 20% rise in online registration

28/07/2011 - Dubai Investment News Posted by Bob Brunskill
UD confirms 20% rise in online registration

The University of Dubai (UD) has seen a 20 per cent rise in online registration compared to last year, it has been confirmed.Back in 2010, the university launched its online registration - and the response from prospective students has been impressive.Thus far, UD has taken 130 online registrations for the Fall Semester of the academic year 2011-12.Dr Omar Hefni, president of the UD, commented: "We are pleased to announce that we are getting strong response for our online registration from prospective students who have expressed their intention to be admitted to UD."The online registration is a helpful tool for students so they can access information about UD, our programmes, facilities and faculty and they can learn more about how to apply for admission to the university."Established in 1997, the UD places a focus on community, innovation and diversity. The institution receives funding support from the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.