Dr Abba Ali Kolo

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]

Short Bio

Dr. Kolo is an Associate Professor at the British University in Dubai, an Associate at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law & Policy, University of Dundee, United Kingdom, and was a visiting professor at the Centre for Energy Economics and Petroleum Law, University of Ibadan, Nigeria (2013-2017). Before joining BUiD, he was a Senior Lecturer at CEPMLP.  Dr Kolo did his PhD at the University of Dundee, and his LLM at the University of Warwick, Coventry in the United Kingdom. He has a substantial experience in teaching at the postgraduate level and research in the field of international investment law, oil and gas law, arbitration and dispute resolution. His publications cover a wide range of issues, including international arbitration, international investment law, and oil and gas law. Dr. Kolo is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.

Degrees/Professional Qualifications

  1. PhD in International Economic Law (University of Dundee, UK, 1994)
  2. LLM in Law and Development (University of Warwick, UK, 1988)
  3. BL Bachelor in Law (Nigerian Law School, Lagos, Nigeria, 1986)
  4. LLB degree in Law (Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, 1984)

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]