British University in Dubai
Partners of Dubai Knowledge Village, the Middle East’s first research based postgraduate university, The British University in Dubai (BUiD), offers a unique opportunity for higher education. As one of the region’s most innovative institutions, BUiD sets the standards for study and research that will significantly contribute to the technological innovation and growth of the Arab world and beyond. Interested applicants were able to make personal enquiries at the 2005 GETEX held at the Dubai World Trade Center.
The University was established to facilitate access to world class education, training and research in the Middle East. Working in partnership with leading UK universities, BUiD offers cutting-edge education and research in key disciplines. BUiD aspires to the highest, internationally recognized British standards and provisions as reflected in its partnerships with the University of Edinburgh, the University of Birmingham and the University of Manchester.
BUiD has created cutting-edge research institutes in its key disciplines through shared environments with leading UK research universities and through links with industry. BUiD is also developing links with business and commerce in the region to conduct and further primary research. BUiD uses research to engage the potential intellectual capital of the region, and to create skilled and capable people who contribute to industry, commerce and public service. As a research based university, BUiD promotes ‘learning by doing’ and encourages students to gain both academic and practical knowledge. The research culture provides the infrastructure for developing, sharing, and applying knowledge.
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