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Canadian University Dubai, founded in 2006, is located in the heart of Dubai. Each of our academic programs is based on Canadian Curriculum and education principles. This gives students the opportunity of a Canadian education while respecting the culture and values of the United Arab Emirates. With over 90 different nationalities that call our University home, our students are building bridges across cultures and continents.

Our goal is to move each student forward as a well-rounded lifelong learner and good global citizen. To achieve this, emphasis is placed not just on academic achievement, but also on extracurricular involvement. Our vibrant student life provides something for everybody, from sports to concerts, and various international trips in between. Students are also involved in many different types of social activities, including community fundraising, team building, and networking events.
The University offers a wide spectrum of education choices for the aspiring learners to carve a niche in respective fields complemented by practices to hone their skills before they enter into a certificate, diploma or degree program.

Canadian University Dubai has joined with a panel of globally renowned education and corporate institutions to provide guidance and motivation for intelligent and deserving students. CUD is licensed by UAE Ministry of Higher Education and is well equipped with the ultra-modern technology spread across buildings, classrooms, laboratories and electronic facilities.
MR. BUTI SAEED AL GHANDICanadian University of Dubai | Map2City

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Emirates Investment and Development PSC, UAE

Board Director’s Member
Emirates Investment and Development PSC, UAE

Dubai Education LLC, UAE

Canadian Foundation for Economic Education, Canada

Former Assistant Deputy Minister
Ontario Ministry of Education and Training, Canada

Former Cabinet Minister and Deputy Premier
Province of New Brunswick, Canada

Former Premier
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Guiding Principles for Canadian University Dubai Scholarships

  1. Scholarships are open to all students of any citizenship who have met all the admission requirements.
  2. Scholarships are awarded to fulltime students enrolled in four (4) academic courses or more per semester. For financial hardship and special needs scholarships, the number of academic courses students must enroll in will be considered on a case-by-case basis, although, where possible, a minimum of four (4) academic courses is recommended. Please note that scholarships may be granted for credit-bearing courses only.
  3. Students must maintain the cumulative grade point average (CGPA) necessary in order to continue their scholarship. For special needs scholarships, the cumulative grade point average (CGPA) necessary in order to continue their scholarship will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  4. Students can apply in successive years but scholarships are only valid for two (2) successive semesters, i.e. Fall and Spring. Scholarships are not valid for summer semesters.
  5. Scholarships are only valid for current tuition fees.
  6. You can apply for more than one scholarship, provided you meet the eligibility requirements. In case a student qualifies for more than one reduction, scholarship or discount, the student will be given the chance to choose the benefit with the highest value.
  7. All remaining fees (tuition and housing) must be paid promptly in order to receive and maintain your scholarship.


* Please note the following conditions:

Winners or those who qualify for a reduction in the cost of tuition may not appeal the decision of the University or the percentage or amount of reduction assigned. The decision to grant or deny a reduction in cost is final.

Canadian University Dubai Tuition and Fees

Tuition per Year

Emirati Dirham: 60,000 AED – 92,000 AED
Canadian Dollar: 21,607 CAD – 33,131 CAD
American Dollar: 16,336 USD – 25,049 USD


Canadian University Dubai Programs


  •             Architecture & Interior Design
  •             Business Administration
  •             Environment & Health Science
    • Engineering, Applied Science & Technology
    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Arabic
    • Liberal Arts & Sciences


    • MBA
    •   MITGov

              Continuing Education & Corporate Training

    • English for Academic Purpose
    • Foundation Program
    • Corporate Training
    • Math for Academic Purpose
    •   IELTS

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Our address

Sheikh Zayed Road,308th Street - Behind the Shangri-La Hotel - إمارة دبيّ - United Arab Emirates
25.1696484, 55.238005199999975
+971 4 321 9090,+971 4 321 1991

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