News

Canadian University Dubai in UAE and University of New Brunswick in Canada Establish a New Pathway to Canada

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 28th, 2023: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) and the University of New Brunswick (UNB) at New Brunswick, Fredericton campus (UNBF), Canada, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which opens a new pathway for Engineering students to transfer their studies from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Canada.

IWS UAE & CUD | The Emirati Sustainable Art Exhibition | Spirit of Unity

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 25th, 2022: The Continuing Education Department, a flagship at the Canadian University Dubai (CUD), in collaboration with International Watercolour Society (IWS UAE) United Arab Emirates hosted the 1st Emirati Sustainable Art Exhibition – emphasizing inclusion through engaging activities with People of Determination.

FIFA 2022 World Cup in Qatar: Global, Regional, and Local Perspectives

Canadian University Dubai (CUD) organized a critical impact analysis conference about the 'International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) 2022 World Cup in Qatar: Global, Regional, and Local Perspectives' on November 23rd, 2022.

Faculty of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
CUD Learning Resource Centre | A Successful Week to Discover & Connect

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 29th, 2022: Canadian University Dubai’s (CUD) Learning Resource Centre provided a platform for CUD’s community to participate in a series of fun and educational activities over one week. The week’s activities, events and awards were well-attended by students. Dr. John Newark, Executive Vice-President of CUD opened the event with a welcome address.

CUD Student Recognized In Top 2 | Tourism TechGen Hackathon | Dubai Ministry of Economy

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5th, 2022: CUD’s Mechatronics Engineering student, Lujain Ihsan Alsamhouri won 2nd place at the “Tourism TechGen Hackathon” finale which took place at Zayed University in Dubai, under the patronage of H.E. Abdulla Bin Touq Al Marri, Cabinet Member and United Arab Emirates Minister of Economy: Building Our Future Economy Based on Knowledge and Innovation.

Faculty of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
Abu Dhabi 6G Summit 2022 | 6G Network Security: Challenges and Opportunities

Canadian University Dubai was represented by Prof. Adel Ben Mnaouer, Faculty of Engineering, Applied Sciences and Technology, as an organizer and moderator at the 6G Summit held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on November 4th, 2022, which was organized by the Technology Innovation Institute, Abu Dhabi.

Faculty of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
Canadian University Dubai and Université de Sherbrooke Sign a Scientific and Technological Cooperation Agreement

The Canadian University Dubai signed a memorandum of understanding with the Université de Sherbrooke – paving ways for several additional research and teaching collaborations.

Faculty of Architecture and Interior Design
CUD Hosts Masterclass with Top-notch Guest Speaker from Philips | Demystifying Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Management

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 23rd, 2022: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) hosted a masterclass with a well-renowned guest-speaker, Engineer Muhammad Mudassar, Regional Business Lead, Data Management & Interop Solutions Philips Netherlands, to learn how Artificial Intelligence revolutionizes industry and business through Demystifying Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare Management.

CUD Hosts One of the World’s Distinguished Architectural Cultural Global Events | 2A Continental Architecture

Dubai, UAE, November 18th – 19th,2022: The Canadian University Dubai (CUD), in collaboration with 2A Continental Architecture, hosted the annual 2022 global cultural and awards event: 2A Continental Architectural Cultural Event and Awards (2ACAA). The themed event Innovative Contextual Architecture in the Continents was well-attended by local VIP dignitaries, well-renowned guest speakers, educators, architects, designers, and students. The festival was a confluence of the greatest minds in the architectural world.

Faculty of Architecture and Interior Design
CUD’s Students Win 1st Place | Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers UAE Student Day 2022

Dubai, UAE, November 26th, 2022: Three teams supervised by Dr. Ahmed Al-Gindy from the Faculty of Engineering at CUD participated in the 16th IEEE student day 2022. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) hosted the annual competition in HCT Sharjah Women’s College Dubai on November 26th, 2022, between seventeen universities in the UAE. The competition featured four categories: Engineering Design, Community Service, Senior Design, and Cyber security – giving the students in the UAE the opportunity to showcase futuristic projects.

Faculty of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
Department of Electrical Engineering
CUD Connects with its Alumni | Success Stories

CUD Alumnus, Alan George, Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies - Alan George is awarded the 2022 Construction Week Award for Rising Star of the Year. CUD Alumnus, Madhulika Karthi, BBA Accounting and Finance - Madhulika secures a role at one of UAE's leading assurance and advisory firms

Global Entrepreneurship Week at Canadian University Dubai

Dubai, UAE, November 14th-21st, 2022: Entrepreneurship Week is an annual globally celebrated event which propels the navigation to build one global, entrepreneurial ecosystem – connecting students, entrepreneurs, investors and researchers. Budding entrepreneurs showcase innovative solutions to conceptualize and apply the strategic tools in business.

Faculty of Management
CUD Family Celebrates UAE’s Commemoration Day & UAE's 51st National Day

November 28th, 2022: The Canadian University Dubai (CUD) community, together with Mr. Buti Saeed Al Ghandi, CUD Chancellor; Prof. Karim Chelli, CUD President & Vice-Chancellor and distinguished guests marked the United Arab Emirates 51st National Day 2022 together on November 28th, 2022 at CUD’s City Walk campus.

CUD Alumni | An Accomplished Author

Canadian University Dubai is proud of alumni, Shatha Al Zarouni (Daawy), who has successfully published her second book ‘No Wounds Left to Sing’.

Faculty of Communication, Arts and Sciences
Department of Communication and Media
CUD’s Faculty of Management Participated in the First Management Case Study Seminar of its Kind

The Canadian University Dubai (CUD) Faculty of Management participated in the first management case study seminar of its kind, on November 10th, 2022 – presented by the Faculty of Management’s Dr. Rommel Sergio and Dr. Ettiene Paul Hoffman.

Faculty of Management
Freedom Finance Delivers an Enlightening Workshop at CUD

Canadian University Dubai (CUD), Faculty of Management welcomed Freedom Finance (DIFC) Limited Company to its avant-garde campus in City Walk, Dubai on November 3rd, 2022, to deliver an enlightening workshop about the current and forecasted financial global analytics. The event was well attended by students and faculty.

Faculty of Management
Canadian University Dubai’s Cycling Team Participate in Dubai Ride

Dubai Ride is the largest annual bicycle race event in the United Arab Emirates – which took place on Sunday, November 6, 2022. The busiest road in Dubai transforms into a giant cycling track with over 20,000 cyclist enthusiasts. The event caters for all levels of cyclists, from beginner to expert – some represented as an individual, or family unit, and others presented within an educational or organizational team.

Student Affairs
UAE Flag Day | 2022 | CUD, City Walk, Dubai, UAE

Canadian University Dubai (CUD) celebrated National United Arab Emirates Flag Day on the November 3rd, 2022, honoured by Mr. Buti Saeed Al Ghandi, CUD’s Chancellor, in the presence of a full auditorium of students, faculty and staff.

CUD Student Zainab Moosa Stars in International Fencing Competitions

Skilled fencer, Ms. Zainab Moosa is an active member of United Arab Emirate’s International Fencing Team, and Al Nadi Shabab Al Ahli Club – she displays exceptional techniques and flair in the sport of competitive fencing. Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is proud of CUD student Zainab Moosa’s achievements in fencing.

Canadian University Dubai Students Present at GITEX | DWTC | 10-14 October 2022

Canadian University Dubai (CUD) are proud of esteemed Computer Science students Mr. Zahab Khan, Mr Prateek Mishra, Mr. Denver Dias who showcased their metamorphic project at the ‘Future Disruptors Zone’ at GITEX, Dubai World Trade Centre during October 2022.

Faculty of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
Canadian University Dubai Chancellor Opens Najah Dubai University Fair 2022 | Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE | 23-25 October 2022

Mr. Buti Saeed Al Ghandi, Chancellor of Canadian University Dubai and Vice-Chairman of Dubai World Trade Centre has officially opened the Najah University Fair 2022. The launch took place at Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE on 23 October 2022.

CUD’s Concert Series |‘Romanza’

Canadian University Dubai (CUD) was delighted to host the first of the conglomeration of Concert Series ‘The Interplay Between West-East: Romanza’ on October 20, 2022, in collaboration with Canadian Council – to promote arts, music and culture in Dubai, UAE.

Faculty of Communication, Arts and Sciences
Canadian University Dubai participates at GITEX |Dubai World Trade Centre | 10-14 October 2022

GITEX 2022, UAE’s annual technology event unveiled paramount digital initiatives and projects in the world of technology. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance officially opened and toured the grand event of GITEX on the first day.

CUD Ranks #24 in the Arab Region & Receives 5 Stars | QS Arab Region University Rankings

The ‘Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Arab Region University Rankings of 2023, World University Rankings Award’ was celebrated onboard the Queen Elizabeth 2, Dubai, UAE on October 19, 2022. Canadian University Dubai (CUD) was honoured to host this event for the Arab Region, under the patronage of QS.

International Logistics Project | Student Exchange

The Duale Hochschule Baden Württemberg Mannheim (DHBW) in Germany, in partnership with Canadian University Dubai (CUD), collaborate to advance their international student exchange projects. The projects promote and advance integrated academic studies within industrial workplace programs.