Emirates Aviation University
Emirates Aviation University is a state-of-the-art education and training facility which gives graduates a proven platform to launch successful careers in the airline industry.
The university opened in 1991, offering a diverse range of professional vocational training programmes. Since then, the curriculum has grown in line with the UAE’s booming economy and burgeoning aerospace and tourism industries.
More than 15000 students have graduated from the university, while the number of full-time students has increased from 300 to 2000 during the past few years.
Although multicultural, with students of more than 75 different nationalities enrolled, the university is a major contributor to the UAE’s drive in the career development of its young nationals.
The university is licensed by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) in Dubai as well as the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority. In addition, it is a Pearson (UK) approved centre.
Launched in 2004, its academic programmes cater for high school graduates aiming to obtain qualifications accredited by the UAE education authorities.
As well as vocational programmes, the university also has a post-graduate unit which, in association with the UK’s Coventry University, offers distinctive MBA, MA, MSc programmes for professionals within the aviation industry, as well as other fields.