General information
Finance type For-profit
Organization type Public
Established 2003
Abbreviation ADU
Teachers 199
Students 4,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
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World ranking 731
Country ranking 6
International Faculty 1
International Students 7
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 731
QS World University Rankings 703
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 ابوظبي
Abu Dhabi University (ADU) - public higher education institution in United Arab Emirates. ADU was established in 2003. Studying at Abu Dhabi University has the advantages of both urban and rural life, in no small part thanks to being inside Abu Dhabi.

University ranking. In United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi University is at the top 10 universities. Abu Dhabi University ranks 6 in the national rating of United Arab Emirates, this impressive result was achieved in less then 20 years. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. For evaluation the university uses the applicant's academic performance and examination results. The academic year is divided into semesters like in many other educational institutions of United Arab Emirates. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 11,000 USD. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 13,000 USD per year. The university has a variety of scholarship programs that students can take part in. It is important to check for current tuition fees on ( with the desirable faculty in mind.

The composition of the university. Abu Dhabi University belongs to small universities, with a capacity of only 5000 students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. The academic makeup of ADU includes around 199 teachers. Многие преподаватели Abu Dhabi University - иностранные специалисты. The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of ADU. The students have access to the university’s library.
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