Exchange Partners

A short-term international educational exchange can be a life changing experience. We have formal agreements with the following institutions, which allow Canadian University Dubai students to undertake a period of study overseas.

University of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada
Located in the beautiful Fraser Valley, just east of Vancouver, the University of the Fraser Valley is a fully accredited, public university, recognized nationally for student success, an excellent learning environment and creative integration of programming.

Mount St Vincent University, Nova Scotia, Canada
Mount St Vincent University is recognized for its small class sizes and personalized approach to learning, offering a unique sense of community through on-campus classes and distance learning opportunities.

Girne American University, Cyprus-UK-Istanbul-Singapore
Girne American University is an independent institution of American-style higher education offering a truly international learning experience.

ESC Troyes, Troyes, France
ESC Troyes is a French Business School established 1992, with full recognition from the national Ministry of Higher Education and Research, and is accredited by the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles de France.

Université Lumière 2, Lyon, France
Founded in 1973, Université Lumière Lyon 2 hosts nearly 30,000 students on its two campuses, offering programs from undergraduate to doctoral level across 13 teaching units.

Mahan Business School, Iran
Mahan Business School provides business management education programs to meet the needs of executives and managing professionals, to help develop their capabilities to successfully direct their businesses in a global environment.

Dar Al Hekma University, KSA
Established in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma University is a non-profit institution of higher education for women in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and a leading model of teaching and learning, both nationally and internationally.

Under this program you may visit a partner university for one or two terms. You will take courses at the partner university and those credits will be transferred back to your program at Canadian University Dubai. You will pay regular tuition fees for your program.

Admission is on a competitive basis. You must be in good academic standing and have completed 30 credits prior to departure to be admitted. The program is open to students in all academic programs.

To apply you must submit your transcript along with 2 letters of recommendation from faculty members, and a short statement indicating the reason you wish to participate in this program.

You will meet with an academic advisor prior to departure to select courses to ensure that credits earned are accepted as transfer credit towards your Canadian University Dubai degree.

Proof of Health Insurance and a Release of Liability form are mandatory.

The deadline for applications is September 20th for a January start and April 1st for a September start.

To find out more about this opportunity or to apply please contact Mr. Sid Attou, Student Services (B1-14, sid@cud.ac.ae 04 709 6153).