General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1998
Abbreviation ZU
Teachers 599
Students 2,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE
World ranking 1983
Country ranking 8
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1983
Cost of living in Abu Dhabi
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 722 973
Food 183 344
Transportation 17 49
Communications and utilities 127 112
Clothing 25 94
Sports and leisure 50 159
Total 1,126 1,731
Accommodation in Abu Dhabi USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 730
Shared room in city centre 983
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 1,132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,475
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة زايد
fa دانشگاه زاید
Zayed University (ZU) - public higher education institution in United Arab Emirates. ZU became active in 1998. Zayed University has an urban campus in Abu Dhabi.

University ranking. Zayed University positioned itself in the top 10 universities of United Arab Emirates. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. To enroll the student must provide the information on previous academic performance and pass examinations. The academic year is divided into semesters.

The composition of the university. Zayed University is a small educational institution, with approximately 3000 students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. About 599 teachers and professors are employed by ZU. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Youtube, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of ZU. The library is available to all of the students.
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