In a world where Moore’s Law continues to prevail across multiple industries, the educated and competent are best quipped to accommodate the pace of change in skills and technology.
Why is Education the investment in your future worth making today?
The world we live in today will be different tomorrow, and the single most critical challenge for any professional and business alike shall remain how to successfully build human capacities while delivering brand experiences, retaining customers and sustaining growth.
Qualified professionals at every level who possess the necessary skills and education are scarce and hence in high demand.
The UAE boasts 45 Economic Free Zones, 28 in Dubai alone, to foster trade, industrial production, and the ever-growing service industries.
Ahead of the EXPO 2020 buildup, 227,000 new jobs will be created, and over 25 million visitors are expected. Dubai is the region’s largest business hub and start-ups’ incubator with USD 300 million in investments. With a diverse population of over 200 nationalities composed of 60% able and ambitious working professionals between 25 – 54 years [Source: Gulf News, Dubai Statistics Centre 2015, Dubai Expo 2010 Projects Report, A MEED Insight report 2014], the competition in the race for the buildup and recruitment of human capital is fierce!!
At MODUL University Dubai, the first and only Austrian university in the Middle East, we offer solutions that have been designed over the course of a century. It all started with our team in Vienna back in 1908and has now been perfected in Dubai in close collaboration with industry stakeholders as well as policy makers to meet the regional requirements in an effort to bridge the skillset gap between higher education and the job market using best practices led by world-class trainers and coaches.
At MODUL, we believe in empowering our students through avant-garde education as well as tailored training programmes aimed at strengthening their employability prospects and advancing their careers. This includes our flagship “Internships by MODUL” training programme which guarantees paid internships to our students at leading corporate partners across multiple industries while making sure students are well equipped ahead of commencing the internship.
Another example is MODUL’s first of its kind “Inside MBA”, a disruptive solution in the MBA education segment that revolutionizes the way working professionals gain access to select MBA courses of their choosing to strengthen and increase their knowledge and skill-sets needed for their profession at their own pace and without having to compromise their employment while taking into consideration their budget constraints.
The above programmes are further supported by MODUL’s global learning approach through enabling students to rotate across its global campuses.
MODUL’s specialized and internationally accredited undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programmes in International Management, Tourism and Hospitality, Interactive Marketing, Events Management, New Media Technology and Sustainable Development prepare students to pursue international managerial careers while equipping them with the necessary skills to succeed in tomorrow’s global business needs.
MODUL’s degrees teach students managerial decision-making in the context of different cultural requirements and encourage out-of-the-box thinking and challenges existing limits and thought patterns through applying a methodological solution oriented thinking.
The part-time format and flexible study method for MODUL’s graduate (MSc in Sustainable Development Management & Policy) and postgraduate (MBA) degrees give participants the opportunity to apply newly-gained knowledge immediately in the workplace, ensuring that the benefits of the study programme are realised from day one.
Sustainability is one of the key principals at MODUL University Dubai while it represents an integral part of the curriculum and research agenda, and is also reflected in the daily work-flow at the Dubai Campus. From CSRE, MODUL’s fully-integrated research center, through to MODUL’s flagship academic programme MSc in Sustainable Development, Management and Policy that addresses sustainable development strategies across all verticals from the environment, urban planning, real-estate, economics, public policy and governance MODUL is firmly committed to fulfil its mandate and deliver on its commitment to the environment. An internal ‘Sustainability Committee’ composed of staff, faculty and students works to maintain and improve the university’s sustainability goals.
In recognition to MODUL’s efforts across time, MODUL University has been awarded numerous accolades for sustainability internationally.
2010 Sustainability Awards:
MODUL University was awarded second place in the category “Structural Foundations,” encouraging sustainable development presented by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management and the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research for its Sustainability Committee.
2012 Sustainability Awards:
First place in the category “Structural Foundation” and third place in the category “Teaching & Curricula/International Cooperations.”
2016 Sustainability Awards:
Second place in the category of ”Communication and Decision Making”, and second place in the ”Student Initiatives” category.
- Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria), a member of the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA)
- United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Themis Foundation’s TedQual Certification System
- Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA)
- Listed and recognized by the Saudi Ministry of Higher Education and recommended by the King Abdullah Scholarships Program.
- Listed and recognized by the Omani Ministry of Higher Education.
- Listed and recognized by the Turkish Council of Higher Education (YÖK), a fully autonomous supreme corporate public body responsible for the planning, coordination, governance, and supervision of higher education.
- Listed and recognized by the Ministry of Education of the Chinese People’s Republic.
- Listed and recognized by the Taiwanese Ministry of Education.
For more information contact MODUL’s Student Recruitment Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on +971 52 6461870.
Invest in yourself, invest in your education… your passport across time.
MODUL University Dubai