BUiD Doctoral Research Conference 2021



The 5th BUiD Doctoral Research Conference, BDRC 2021


20 March 2021



The 5th BUiD Doctoral Research Conference 2021 is an exciting interdisciplinary academic event developed to share research being conducted at the university, as well as, for students to be exposed to international research being conducted at our alliance universities. The main aim of this conference is to provide a platform for graduate students to share research amongst themselves, receive scholarly feedback and network professionally.

Benefits of participation:

  1. Attendees will benefit from opportunities to interact with both emerging and established researchers within the BUiD community;
  2. Gain recognition and conference experience which can be included on an academic CV and
  3. Participate in an open access conference.

Keynote Presentations

  1. Academic publications and the need for doctorate students to publish
  2. The University of Edinburgh – Launch of the Sustainability Centre
  3. University of Glasgow – Launch of the Research Excellence Centre

Eligible participants:

  1. RM3 A5 presentations (PhD Education and Engineering & IT)
  2. Work in progress (PhD Business Management & Project Management.
  3. Short articles or projects (MSc & PhD students from all faculties)

*All RM3 final proposal submissions due this term will be considered for the conference

Submission procedure for short articles/projects ONLY:

Eligible students are invited to submit their abstracts through the below link by the 13 March 2021.

Submission link – CLICK HERE


*RM3 students are asked to submit their proposals as per their module tutor’s instructions.

General Submission Guidelines:

  • Abstract Length: 500 words (Short articles & projects)

Presentation Length: 15 minutes

The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400


Email: [email protected]