UAE Facts

  • 7.90 million Population
  • $360.14 billion GDP, current prices
  • $67,007.98 GDP per capita, current prices
  • 24th Global Competitiveness Index rankings
  • 26 Ease of doing business index (1=best)
  • 75.9 Country credit rating (100=best)
  • U.A.E. dirham Currency Unit
University of Dubai President Omar Hefni on recent developments at the University of Dubai
Dr. Omar Hefni is the President of the University of Dubai and reports to the board of trustees of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He spoke with The Prospect Group...
Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU) Chancellor Mansoor Al Awar on a new approach to education
Dr. Mansoor Al Awar is the Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU), a pioneer in e-learning in the Middle East. He spoke with The Prospect Group about developin...
American University in Dubai (AUD) President Lance de Masi on job prospects for UAE graduates
Dr. Lance de Masi is the President of The American University in Dubai. He spoke with The Prospect Group about student demographics, what prospective students need to look for...
The British University in Dubai (BUiD) Vice-Chancellor Abdullah Alshamsi on higher education in the UAE
Professor Abdullah M Alshamsi is the Vice Chancellor of The British University in Dubai (BUiD), the Middle East region's first, research based, postgraduate university. He spo...