Al Falah University is in Dubai, United Arab Emirates a global city and rated as one of the best places to live in the Middle East. AFU promotes a study environment filled with intellectual meticulousness without overlooking the need for recreation. Committed to educating the youth, AFU’s graduates become great "thinkers" and “doers” who are opportune to study theories and put scientific experience into practice.
AFU seeks to identify the needs of the students and to meet these needs. The university tries to provide some strategies and events that help the student develop basic skills which help him/her in academic, professional and social success.
Starting from interest oriented activities to talent enhancement; AFU strives to give the students absolute independence of experience. Our students lead a wide range of cultural, academic and social organizations. Student representatives work together with university leaders to enhance the student experience.
Al Falah University recently joined the Institutions of Higher Education League. The AFU’s Football Team has been newly founded and other sport teams are currently underway.
Literary Creativity Club aims to encourage students to practice their literary creative skills by writing poetries, short stories, novels and other literary mediums to develop and enhance their writing skills.
Innovation Club is a multidisciplinary club that encourages entrepreneurship and innovation for creative thinkers and innovators. AFU provides the resources, connections, and facilities to help students shape a better future. The club accomplishes its goals through ideation sessions, educational workshops, hands-on design projects and community outreach programs.
Talent and Excellence Club strives to discover and develop talents and to promote spirit of competition. It is a unique scientific, cultural, social and sports club that allows students to showcase their talents in any field.
Media Club provides coverage for all types of on and off campus activities and events. The club is also responsible for promoting AFU locally and internationally using various media channels. The club is mainly run by students as contributors of stories, photos, videos and newsworthy articles. Media Club provides students with the opportunity to express their ideas and talent through media, communication and journalism.
AFU Innovators Writers Club is responsible for the Students Newsletter that documents the achievements of AFU by student journalists. The students are also given the chance to network with professional organizations for career opportunities and professional development.
A certified partner of British Council since its inception, Al Falah University is an official IELTS Test Venue for current students and applicants all over the emirates.
AFU provides two highly maintained Prayer Rooms for male and female members respectively. Both the rooms are provided with ablution area, air conditioning, scarves (in female prayer area) and Holy Quran.
AFU does not have its own student’s accommodation but has arranged with a private company “Uninest” to offer accommodation for AFU’s students. Uninest is an independent student accommodation company, offering secure high-quality residences with a variety of different room types to suit all student budgets for students studying in the UAE.
The English Learning Centre (ELC) at Al Falah University exists to serve the students with any language-related training courses and assessment tests. The center provides comprehensive English language skill evaluation and training. Evaluation and training include.
To enhance an academic and professional work environment, to motivate the students, and to improve their media skills, the College of Mass Communication Studio has been opened to serve as a supplementary means for various applied courses. COMC Studio helps train students to present 84 media shows, discuss programs, and conduct various dialogues.
Al Falah University seeks to develop an early intervention program to enhance academic performance. Each student will have the opportunity to obtain scientific meetings to develop advanced concepts and skills in academic subjects. AFU tries to identify the study skills that help in academic achievement, developing motivation towards learning and achieving success, and develop self-awareness by identifying strengths in performance and weaknesses.
Professionals eager and well-versed to serve the queries of outsiders and students operated the front desk at Al Falah University. AFU receptionists welcome walk-ins and entertain telephone call requests.
A well-manicured, semi-covered backyard provides students and staff the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors. It is also used for small and large-scale university activities.
AFU holds a medium-size auditorium that is used for different types of activities, events, and meetings. The Auditorium is fully equipped with wifi, sound, and lighting systems and projector.
AFU seeks to provide opportunities for effective guidance for new students starting from effective scientific guidance to choose the appropriate specialization and then appoint an academic advisor for each student to follow the academic path throughout the years of study. The university also organizes several meetings to provide guidance and advice for new students on various aspects of university life such as the university regulations, academic integrity, course registration plan, career skills development, and benefit from the university's websites.
The Career Development Service is offered to assist students and alumni with career planning and job search and to give them the advantage of the professional advice available to help them enhance their skills and interests, exploring job information, writing resumes and cover letters, polishing interview skill, and developing job-search strategies. Developing resume writing skills, internship, graduate planning, and job searches are considered one of the major tasks to be taken from the day of student registration. Considering each student’s personal interests and skills. All students & alumni are encouraged to benefit from career services
Al Falah University seeks to maintain a healthy environment, as well as the safety and well-being of its students. Some awareness meetings and health-related events and activities are being carried out. A questionnaire is distributed and students have been asked to indicate their needs for any required care and assistance if any. This dimension also includes the provision of psychological counseling services by a faculty member specialized in psychology.
Al-Falah University seeks to facilitate continuous communication with its graduates and help them develop their abilities to meet the challenges they may face in the labor market and provide guidance to them to complete their higher education. AFU organizes some activities and events that are consistent with the vision and mission of the University. AFU tries to strengthen the relationship between the university and its graduates, to develop a sense of participation among graduates, and to encourage joint cooperation between graduates and the university to provide better service to the community. To maintain an educational development process, graduates and employers are requested to fill up a questionnaire and consider all their remarks for future advancement.
Every student at the university gets an academic counseling service so that an academic advisor is assigned to each student who helps him/her in selecting and registering courses according to the study plan and follows the student's academic performance and psychosocial adjustment. The academic advisor also helps the student to develop required skills in the labor market, such as writing a CV and conducting interviews.
Students who exhibit less than expected grades are helped through several steps, including: communicating with these students and providing them with the opportunity to attend educational meetings on study skills, follow-up by the academic advisor and trying to identify the causes and suggest solutions and procedures, and write continuous reports on the academic performance of these students to know the effectiveness of the procedures taken and the progress in performance
"When I joined Al Falah University my goal was to get a degree in law and to be able to practice it. Law is what regulates our daily lives and our rights and obligations towards others. Today I am on the doors of graduation. My skills and understanding of legal matters improved."
"Before joining Al Falah University, I researched its academic staff and found out they are among the best teachers. I joined College of Law to learn how to deal with laws and how to apply them. After my bachelor's degree, I will also strive for a master's and doctorate. I hope Al Falah University will remain an excellent objective for academic staff who taught students with the right approach"
"Al Falah University is a distinguished scientific institution that includes a selection of teaching staff. During my studies, I gained knowledge and skills in the field of business administration. In addition, the university is interested in spreading community awareness through workshops with various government agencies."
"The opportunity to study at Al Falah University is a way to develop various skills that can be applied within the university and outside its boundaries. The obligation to attend lectures and participate in various activities helps the student to develop various skills."
"At Al Falah University, I wanted to develop skills that will contribute to effectively communicating with others. I chose New Media specialization at the College of Mass Communication and gained skills in several important aspects, such as interpersonal communication."
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