Dubai Investments PJSC [DFM: DIC], the leading, diversified investments company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has announced that the new campus of its wholly-owned subsidiary University of Balamand Dubai [UOBD] started welcoming students for its debut in the UAE.
The university recorded a positive number of registrations from students interested in studying undergraduate Bachelor of Science [B.S.] programmes in Civil Engineering and Biology and from high school teachers interested in the Professional Teaching Diploma. All programmes are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation [CAA], a government-run institutional licensure and degree accreditation at department of Ministry of Education.
Dr Walid Moubayed, CEO and Vice-Chancellor of UOBD, commented: “We are pleased with the number of registrants and are excited to welcome them to our new campus. We look forward to enlighten the youth and nurturing their skills so that they may benefit their community and country.”
The UOBD campus, spread across 8,000 sq. m in Dubai Investments Park [DIP], offers the most-modern classrooms, and laboratories, as well as faculty and administrative offices. The campus, equipped to accommodate 1,200 students, will be the first university in DIP.