Sorbonne Abu Dhabi geared to attract Emirati students at NAJAH 2013
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Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi (PSUAD) will participate in NAJAH 2012, a major Education Training and Careers Event in the Middle East to be held from 29th to 31st October 2013 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Showcasing the university’s core objectives and academic vision, PSUAD will present its extensive portfolio of Bachelor degrees taught in French, and Masters degrees taught in English, including the new science specialisations exclusively designed for students In the region.

NAJAH is held under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth & Development, and is supported by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, the Abu Dhabi Education Council and Dubai International Academic City.

Prof. Dr. Fouache, PSUAD Vice-Chancellor, noted that since PSUAD was established in 2006, its programmes have been enthusiastically accepted by Emiratis and international students based in the UAE with a substantial increase of student base over the years. He remarked, “PSUAD is a distinguished Emirati university with the added significance of being part of a prestigious, world-class institution and offers unique courses that ideally match the UAE’s economic aspirations and expected employment demands in the next few decades.”

Working as a bridge between cultures, PSUAD offers its students globally-recognised degrees through the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), perfectly positioning them for major achievements.   Through intellectual stimulation and participation in a vibrant environment, PSUAD creates future movers and shakers poised to create success stories in the region and beyond.

Potential students visiting the PSUAD stand at NAJAH will receive insightful information on its array of highly-focused programme offerings and course advisors will be on hand to provide more details about course benefits, career prospects, extracurricular activities at PSUAD and the healthy lifestyle promoted on campus.
Prof. Dr. Fouache stressed that PSUAD remains committed to the UAE’s economic and academic initiatives and NAJAH is an important platform to emphasise and inform visitors of PSUAD’s dedication to fostering success for all its students by promoting excellence Every undergraduate and post-graduate programme is aligned to prospective market requirements and industry innovations so students can hone their distinctive abilities, enhance their proficiencies and sharpen their skills.

Parents, students, and academics visiting the PSUAD stand at NAJAH 2013, will also learn more about its state-of-the-art Al Reem campus which includes a library with over 20,000 titles, remarkable sports facilities and separate residences for male and female students.

At NAJAH 2013, PSUAD will accentuate its two Master programmes – Master of Regional and Urban Planning and Master of Marketing, Management, Communication & Media with the next intakes scheduled for January 2014.

PSUAD offers ten academic tracks at the undergraduate level in Archaeology and Art History; Economics and Management; French and Comparative Literature; Geography and Planning; History, Civilizations, and International Affairs; Applied Foreign Languages; Law; Philosophy and Sociology; Information and Communication; and Physics. Moreover, nine programmes are available at the graduate level: International Law, Diplomacy, and International Relations; Teaching French for Arab Speakers; Marketing, Management, Communication, and Media; Urban and Regional Planning; International Business; Art History and Museum Studies; Performing Arts Management; Banking and Finance; and Publishing, Information, and Multimedia.