Emirates Aviation University today celebrated the graduation of 187 students at its campus in Dubai Academic City. This year, the graduating students received their certificates awarded in two ceremonies due to record number of graduates. The first graduation ceremony honoured Engineering and Post Graduates and the second ceremony honoured Business Graduates and Emirates Group National Recruitment and Development graduates.
Graduates were recognized for their achievements in the presence of his Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group. His Highness attended the second ceremony along with VIPs, Emirates Group Management, Emirates Aviation University staff and Coventry University Vice-Chancellor and staff, in addition to a number of government representatives, family and friends.
"EAU offers outstanding educational programmes that allow students to develop their creative, analytical, communication and critical thinking skills in a collaborative, nurturing environment that promotes lifelong learning and contributes to success in their professional careers,” said Dr. Ahmed Al Ali, Chancellor of Emirates Aviation University.
“We are extremely pleased with our achievements over the years. Today we graduate the first batch of Emirates Group National Recruitment and Development employees who completed an applied bachelor programme in air transport management. They will join the Group and be part of Emirates success story,” added Dr. Ahmad.
Also celebrating its 25th anniversary, EAU now has a pool of nearly 17000 graduates. The university recently announced scholarships against its tuition fees for all prospective students pursuing foundation, undergraduate, and postgraduate programmes. The scholarships are effective immediately and are valid for registration by 31 May 2017.
About Emirates Aviation University (EAU)
Emirates Aviation University (EAU) is one of the region’s most prestigious Universities – and it's also the Middle East's leading educational institution for aeronautical engineering, aviation management, business management, aviation safety and security. Growing from a small college to a fully-fledged university in 2014, it offers more than 44 programmes in various fields of study. This growth underscores the demand for quality higher education in the UAE, and EAU continues to expand and cement its position at the heart of aviation education excellence.
EAU’s programmes have been internationally and nationally accredited by QAA, National Qualifications Authority, and Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs and passed with flying colours. Emirates Aviation University (EAU) also has been an established collaboration partner of Coventry University since 2006.