Dr. Adel Ben Mnaouer hosts webinar with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Wednesday, September 8, 2021: Dr. Adel Ben Mnaouer, Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Applied Science, and Technology, Canadian University Dubai (CUD) hosted a webinar on July 28, 2021, as part of the Distinguished Lectures Series with the Faculty of Engineering at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). The topic of the lecture was “A Multi-parametric Clustering Algorithm Design for FANETs” where Dr. Adel proposed a systematic design of a clustering algorithm that addresses the issues of fast mobility of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and provides safe inter-UAV distance, stable communication while extending network lifetime.
CUD celebrates affiliation with CFA and CFA Scholarships
Wednesday, September 8, 2021: Since our establishment in 2006, Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has sought to make a significant impact in the realm of higher education. We have grown considerably from our beginnings, receiving global recognition for our commitment to providing students with a quality Canadian education in the heart of Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). This has enabled us to foster valuable global partnerships, contribute to the Nation’s growing knowledge economy, and leave a lasting impression on the UAE’s education landscape.
CUD engages in high-level COVID-19 research, contributing to pandemic efforts
Tuesday, August 31, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is pleased to have contributed to the recent publication of “Forecasting Covid-19: SARMA-ARCH approach", an article authored by Dr. Firuz Kamalov (Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Canadian University Dubai) and Dr. Fadi Thabtah (School of Digital Technologies, Manukau Institute of Technology, New Zealand).
CUD students develop real-time crime detection system
Sunday, August 29, 2021: A team of engineering students from Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has developed an integrated system that is able to detect, predict, and prevent criminal behaviour through the application of artificial intelligence. The system, known as Tatabou3, aims to help law enforcement authorities to accelerate their investigations and to stop future criminal activities among known and previous offenders.
Canadian University Dubai becomes academic partner with Autodesk
Thursday, August 19, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has become an academic partner with Autodesk, a global leader in design and make technology. The agreement was signed and facilitated by leading training centre, Omniplan, and qualifies CUD to teach courses on Autodesk programs, including but not limited to: AutoCAD, 3D Max, and Revit.
Department of Architecture
CUD celebrates another significant milestone in interdisciplinary research
Sunday, August 15, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is pleased to celebrate yet another significant milestone in our international research efforts with the recent publication of “Machine Learning Based Approach to Exam Cheating Detection", an interdisciplinary article co-authored by Dr. Firuz Kamalov (Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Canadian University Dubai), Dr. Hana Sulieman (Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, American University of Sharjah) and Dr. David Santandreu Calonge (Associate Professor and Director, Corporate Training, Canadian University Dubai).
Department of Electrical Engineering
CUD Interior Design Grad Show 2021
This year, Canadian University Dubai’s 2021 graduate class of the Department of Interior Design worked with specific focus on the changing world. The group was challenged to complete their project work remotely due to the pandemic situation. They were a resilient group, trying to make sense of the world around them and the situation they were in without losing their positive attitude and passion for design.
Department of Interior Design
Canadian University Dubai hosts Canada Day event at City Walk
Sunday, July 4, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has commemorated this year’s Canada Day in Dubai with an all-day event on Thursday, July 1st, at the University’s City Walk campus. The occasion marked the official inauguration of the campus expansion.
CUD’s FAID hosts first Architectural Education Day event
Thursday, June 24, 2021: The Faculty of Architecture and Interior Design (FAID) has initiated a series of Architectural Education Days at Canadian University Dubai (CUD) as a part of our strategy to further develop and improve the quality of education we offer.
Canadian University Dubai ranks in top 2% of universities worldwide
Sunday, June 20, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has been ranked amongst the top 601-650 universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings 2022. The unprecedented achievement positions the University among the top 2% of institutions for higher education worldwide as it enters the internationally renowned ranking system for the first time in its history.
FAID host International Virtual Symposium with Sherbrook University & La Rochelle University
Monday, June 14, 2021: The Faculty of Architecture & Interior Design (FAID) successfully held an International Virtual Symposium on “New Sustainability Practices in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction,” May 31, 2021.
Canadian University Dubai joins PRME
Monday, June 14, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is pleased to announce our membership to PRME (Principles for Responsible Management Education), a world-wide initiative of the United Nations Global Compact to promote responsible and sustainable management education.
BSc in Environmental Health Management Accredited* by ECO Canada
Thursday, June 3, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is pleased to announce that the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health Management program has been awarded Accreditation* Status from ECO Canada.
Canadian University Dubai and Al Wasl Sports Club join forces to promote sports management education
Thursday, June 3, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) and Al Wasl Sports Club (AWC) have established a new partnership to promote education and professional development opportunities that will help build capacity across the UAE’s growing sports management sector.
CUD Participates in World Anti-Doping Agency’s Play True Day
Tuesday, June 1, 2021: Since 2014, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) have celebrated ‘Play True Day’ in April – a day that is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of protecting clean sport around the globe.
CUD FOM Research Seminar Series
Monday, May 31, 2021: Dr. Saida Harguem, Assistant Professor, Canadian University Dubai, participated in the Faculty of Management’s (FOM) research seminar series and presented her research paper entitled “A Conceptual Framework on IT Governance Impact on Organizational Performance: A Dynamic Capability Perspective” that was recently published in the Academic Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, a Scopus indexed journal.
Canadian University Dubai joins the Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
Wednesday, May 19, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is proud to join the Association of Arab Universities (AArU) that works to support and connect institutions for higher learning in the Arab World, as well as enhance cooperation among them. The non-governmental organization includes 280 Arab universities at present, 12 of which are located in the United Arab Emirates.
CUD and AWC Celebrate International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP)
Tuesday, June 1, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) celebrated the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) on April 6, 2021 with Al Wasl Sports Club (AWC) by participating in the Peace and Sport’s #WhiteCard campaign.
CUD Students win 2021 MEPRA National Student Pitch Challenge
Sunday, May 9, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) Communication and Media students Andrea Kurian, Andrea Assi, Nour Haddad, and Nada Abdulrahman, known collectively as ‘Next-Gen Agency’, have taken the top spot in the 2021 National Student Pitch Challenge hosted recently by the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA).
Department of Communication and Media
CUD FOM Speaker Series: Information System and Control Audit
Friday, April 9, 2021: The Faculty of Management hosted a webinar on information system and control audit featuring Mr. Abdul Jaleel, experienced Information Security Management Executive and Information Systems Auditing Specialist.
CUD and AWC host webinars to commemorate United Nations International Sport for Development and Peace
Thursday, April 22, 2021: Canadian University Dubai (CUD), in collaboration with Al Wasl Sports Club (AWC), hosted a series of webinars to commemorate the United Nations International Sport for Development and Peace on April 6, 2021.
CUD Student featured on Sustainable Development Research and Training Institute talk show
Thursday, April 22, 2021: Layla Khawatmi, senior Environmental Health Management student, Canadian University Dubai, was invited by Dr. Rashed Karkain, Founder, Sustainable Development Research and Training Institute, and Professor, Canadian University Dubai, to be a guest on his talk show "Young Environmental and Sustainability Leaders.”
Department of Environmental Health Sciences