Latest News

University events take place throughout the year, from educational showpieces, such as our Star Lectures, to public lectures, national tours and one-off exhibitions.
OneHE announces Dr Christopher Hill as a convenor of its Global Subject Centre for Education 07 Dec 2018


Dr Christopher Hill , Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education and Director of the Doctoral Training Centre at BUiD, was selected as a convenor of the Global Subject Centre for Education. Global Subject Centre for Education is an online subject-specific community of practice that promotes best practice, interaction across borders, student engagement and capacity building.

Prof.Eman Gaad recognised for her role in supporting Autism awareness 06 Dec 2018

Prof. Eman Gaad, Dean of Faculty of Education ,received the “Outstanding Parents Training Program Award” in recognition of her role in providing parents with the skills necessary to manage the challenging behaviour of their children with Autism.

Prof. Eman received the Award during the Listen to Autism Beat event, which was held at Atlantis Palm Hotel on 6 December 2018...

Dean of Research presents at the 4th International Conference on Economic Growth and Sustainable Development in India 24 Nov 2018


Professor Ashly Pinnington (Dean of Research) recently gave a keynote conference presentation titled, “Collective Compliance with Soft Regulation? - Creative Paths to Consensus at the 4th International Conference on Economic Growth and Sustainable Development: Emerging Trends, that was held at Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD) located in...

The British University in Dubai organises the Fourth International Conference on Arabic Computational Linguistics - ACLing 2018 17 Nov 2018

The British University in Dubai (BUiD) organised the Fourth International Conference on Arabic Computational Linguistics (ACLing 2018) in collaboration with Al Nile University. The 2-day conference was held at BUiD’s campus in Dubai International Academic City on 17-18 November 2018.

Computational Linguistics is a type of artificial intelligence in which computational and mathematical...

BUiD's student wins a design contest 17 Nov 2018

On 17 November 2018 , Roca One Day Design Challenge held its third edition in Dubai as part of the Dubai Design Week with the participation of 135 young professionals and students in Design and Architecture.BUiD’s student in  MSc.Sustainable Design and the Built Environment (SDBE) Beman Ayad, won the Special We are Water Foundation Award.

 The One-Day Design Challenge is a design...

Role of Government-Academia-Industry in Building Innovation-Based Cities and Nations is Discussed at the 2nd International Triple Helix Summit 05 Nov 2018

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed AL-Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and CEO of Emirates Group, The British University in Dubai has partnered with The University of Dubai, Al Maktoum college of Higher Education, American University of Ras Al Khaimah and Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government to orgnise the 2nd...

Dr Emad Abu-Ayyash Presents at the 2nd International Conference on New Approaches in Social Sciences and Humanities 26 Oct 2018

Dr. Emad Abu-Ayyash, Assistant Professor of Education at BUiD, participated in the 2nd International Conference on New Approaches in Social Sciences and Humanities that was held in Istanbul, Turkey from 26-  28  of October, 2018. He chaired the fourth session and presented his paper titled “Proposing a Comprehensive Model of Cohesive Devices to Investigate the Quality of Students’ Academic...

Dr Kirk Shanks is a member of the Judging Panel of the Cityscape Awards 02 Oct 2018

Dr Kirk Shanks, Assistant Professor of Building Services Engineering at BUiD, was one of the judges of the Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets 2018. The event was held in Dubai on 2 October 2018.

The Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets in Dubai celebrate excellence in real estate development and architecture. The awards provide international architects and leading real estate...

BUiD welcomes a record number of postgraduates and its first cohort of undergraduates 30 Sep 2018

BUiD kicked off the new academic year with a week of induction welcoming more than 160 new postgraduate students to its campus for orientation. The new students registered in programmes ranging from Business, Finance, Management, Education, Law, to Engineering and IT. More than 50 students were registered in the doctoral programmes while the rest were students pursuing their Masters programmes...

BUiD’s Students Contribute to an Educational Policies Book 26 Sep 2018

Dr Solomon David, Associate Professor and Head of Master of Education Programme, and Dr Abdulai Abukari, Professor of Education at BUiD edited a book about educational policies titled “Educational Policy in the Age of Social Advancement- Studies from the United Arab Emirates”

The book consisted of 12 chapters, which were contributed by BUiD’s PhD of Education students. These chapters...



Find your programme and apply online.


To complete your application  Login here!

Course &
Programme Finder