Established in 1993, University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) was the first international and Australian university in the UAE, and is now part of a global brand that has campuses in Australia, Hong Kong and Malaysia.
UOWD offers 45 internationally-recognised degrees that are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs and quality assured by UOW Australia which is registered with TEQSA, the national regulator of higher education in Australia. Students can opt for a UOW Dubai or UOW Australia degree.
UOWD’s curriculum and teaching practices reflect those of UOW Australia, which ranks among the top 2% of universities worldwide. Our programs are aligned with national priorities and are tailored to meet the demands and needs of the global employment market and taught by highly qualified academic staff, each holding a PhD degree.
UOWD boasts many alumni who have made a mark across the world through notable contributions in various industries and professional sectors.
UOWD will inaugurate its new purpose-built campus at Dubai Knowledge Park in 2020, featuring cutting-edge technologies, modern architecture, and a mix of traditional and innovative learning spaces.