Zayed University: Statistics

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#3284 of 14,131 In the World
#1064 of 5,830 In Asia
#7 of 66 In the United Arab Emirates
#1 of 36 In Dubai
#226 of 1,006 For Web Design and Development
Top50% For 56 other topics
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Quick Review

Religion
Moslem
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
zu.ac.ae
Languages
Mainly English;Arabic
Acceptance rate
31%*

* Zayed University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary School Leaving Certificate (Shahadat Al-Thanawiya Al-Amma) or equivalent approved by the UAE Ministry of Education; Approved English Language Proficiency Certificate
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)

Research profile

Zayed University has published 5,247 scientific papers with 51,522 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Political Science, Law, Environmental Science, Engineering, Business, Biology, Psychology, and Mathematics.

Publications
5,247
Citations
51,522

Zayed University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3,702 / 33,275
Computer Science
3,042 / 28,017
Political Science
2,473 / 21,057
Law
2,316 / 20,146
Environmental Science
2,314 / 23,572
Engineering
2,091 / 22,568
Business
2,040 / 18,466
Biology
1,962 / 23,135
Psychology
1,794 / 18,860
Mathematics
1,755 / 17,493
Philosophy
1,721 / 13,160
Sociology
1,677 / 14,551
Geography and Cartography
1,600 / 13,200
Medicine
1,589 / 17,687
Physics
1,479 / 16,387
Economics
1,417 / 11,292
History
1,407 / 11,122
Archaeology
1,301 / 10,920
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,223 / 9,411
Chemistry
1,095 / 15,871
Geology
1,075 / 11,972
Statistics
1,065 / 9,874
Linguistics
918 / 7,356
Art & Design
849 / 7,759
Machine Learning
846 / 7,894
Quantum and Particle physics
842 / 9,611
Management
797 / 7,507
Ecology
790 / 9,657
Social Psychology
767 / 8,209
Paleontology
743 / 7,977
Cyber Security
716 / 7,952
Pathology
695 / 8,439
Finance
690 / 6,374
Marketing
636 / 6,191
Development Studies
610 / 3,902
Materials Science
539 / 7,716
Biochemistry
530 / 8,306
Genetics
512 / 7,245
Education Majors
483 / 4,327
Computer Networking
456 / 4,186

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 0
2000 7 1
2001 9 2
2002 24 10
2003 28 49
2004 50 55
2005 75 117
2006 66 187
2007 98 254
2008 80 299
2009 93 434
2010 87 528
2011 138 650
2012 120 791
2013 151 1007
2014 164 1164
2015 217 1355
2016 250 1430
2017 316 1734
2018 366 2232
2019 498 3429
2020 657 5839
2021 817 10620
2022 689 13334
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for Zayed University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (AED)
Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Media Sciences 105,000
Bachelor of Science in Computing and Information Science 105,000
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration 105,000
Bachelor of Science in International Studies 105,000
Bachelor of Science in Psychology 105,000
Master of Education in Educational Leadership 120,000
Master of Science in Health Care Management 120,000
Master of Science in Finance 120,000
Master of Science in Strategic Human Resource Management 120,000

All costs are in United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED).

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Zayed University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes TBD
Biology TBD TBD TBD
Business Yes Yes TBD
Chemistry TBD TBD TBD
Computer Science Yes Yes TBD
Economics Yes TBD TBD
Engineering TBD TBD TBD
Environmental Science TBD TBD TBD
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes TBD
Mathematics TBD Yes TBD
Medicine TBD TBD TBD
Physics TBD TBD TBD
Psychology Yes Yes TBD
Bachelor's Degree Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Communication Arts, Education, Health Sciences, Information Technology, International Studies, Media Studies
Master's Degree Business and Commerce, Education, Public Health

Zayed University faculties and divisions

College : Arts and Science Behavioural Sciences, Design, Fine Arts, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences
College : Business Studies Accountancy, Banking, Business and Commerce, Finance, Management, Marketing
College : Communication and Media Sciences Advertising and Publicity, Arts and Humanities, Communication Disorders, Information Sciences, Journalism, Public Relations, Social Sciences, Speech Studies
College : Education Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Technology
College : Information Technology Computer Science, Information Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology

General information

Alternative names ZU
جامعة زايد
Founded 1998
Accreditation Council for Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the UAE Ministry of Higher Education

Location and contacts

Address PO Box 144534
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
City population 3,331,000

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