Welcome to the American College of Dubai (ACD). The Rising Star of the UAE is located in the heart of Dubai, five minutes away from Dubai International Airport and a few minutes from downtown. On behalf of the university, I am pleased you are considering the American College of Dubai. I hope this message provides the information you are looking for as you choose an institution that will best meet your academic and professional needs.
As the new president of the American College of Dubai, I am dedicated to supporting the professional and personal development of all our students. My administrative colleagues and faculty are similarly dedicated. Our highly qualified graduates will meet the new challenges of the competitive market. We empower our students to play a leadership role in the region and we are committed to supporting success and sustainability.
We have designed our classrooms for small classes of twenty-five students. Our faculty comes from several cultures with a high degree of educational and practical experience. We strive to serve our community through monthly activities and provide practical cooperation with the business environment.
At the American College of Dubai, we also have affordable university transfer programs with several prestigious universities in the United States of America and Canada and many other universities with different programs.
ACD is part of the Al Shafar group of companies under whose guidance the institution seeks to bring outstanding educational opportunities to one of the world’s most dynamic cities.
Finally, your decision to attend the American College of Dubai will mean much more than earning a college degree. You will be an integral part of the college’s core values: commitment to success, international innovation, diversity, performance, and a community approach to global resources. The ACD community will develop in you a broader understanding of the world and its diverse cultures. By educating you, ACD will become a better place and a competitive college. I urge you to use this catalog to explore the many educational opportunities offered by our college. Join us as the American College of Dubai moves forward. The best is yet to come.
Prof. Dr. SAYED M. ELSAYED, Ph.D.