New programmes made available at Abu Dhabi University

14/09/2011 - Dubai Lifestyle News Posted by Neil King
New programmes made available at Abu Dhabi University

Abu Dhabi University is to introduce a series of new undergraduate and masters programmes in time for the new academic year - news that could interest investors in the Middle East.Officials at the institution have revealed that facilities have been upgraded in the science, computer and engineering departments, while new laboratories were made available for biology and chemistry.Dr Nabil Ibrahim, chancellor of the university, told the Khaleej Times that four drafting studios have also been added for architecture and design students this year.Additionally, Ali Saeed bin Harmal Al Dhaheri, chairman of the university's executive board, told the news provider that several new topics will be made available."We are currently working on obtaining academic accreditation from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research for several new undergraduate and master programmes that cover a broad range of topics, such as public health, chemical engineering, aviation, mass communication, art, culture and heritage and human resources management," he explained.Meanwhile, the first construction phase at Abu Dhabi International Airport has been completed.