Welcome to the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, where we offer academic programs covering everything from public health, to environmental protection.
Environmental and health related concerns are some of the biggest challenges facing the world today, and the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai works to address them. As an environmental health sciences graduate, you will be able to play an important role in predicting and protecting the future of our planet and humankind.
Our environment and health are pivotal to today’s world and its future sustainability; health is the focal point of humanity and without proper health systems, our existence would be at stake. Simultaneously, climate change due to global warming, pollution, the depletion of natural resources, infectious diseases, and lifestyle present serious issues that affect our long-term wellbeing. The Department of Environmental Health Sciences was established to provide insight and equip students with the skills required to implement the principles that they learn to real work problems and create solutions to these significant, global issues.
The Bachelor of Science programs in Environmental Health Management and Health Organization Management are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs, and deliver a well-balanced, comprehensive and student-centered education, combining academic and applied learning related to current and future health and environmental concerns. As a graduate of the Department, you will have the knowledge and professional skills to meet the needs of the industry in the UAE and internationally, to help face the global health and environmental challenges of current and future generations.