About MODUL University Dubai
In September 2016, and after a century long legacy in Austrian education, MODUL’s education found a new home-outside- home in Dubai, UAE - with the inauguration of MODUL University Dubai on 10 Oct. 2016 opening its campus as the first and only Austrian university in the Middle East to welcome students from over 60 nationalities.
MODUL University Dubai, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments, has announced that its main branch in Austria - MODUL University Vienna has been recently ranked among the Top 25 Universities in the world for the most number of cited published research, reinforcing the outstanding quality of its research capabilities and expertise.
Students benefit from the university’s unparalleled industry ties which grant them solid access to job placements and internships as well as from the university’s leading faculty who have long-standing academic relationships with top institutions worldwide. Dr. Jörg Finsinger, was selected to be Academic Head of MODUL University Dubai.
We pay special attention to ensure innovative education, profound applied research, rich student experience, international partnerships and internship experience leading towards a successful job placement upon graduation. Adapted for the Middle Eastern market, all courses bring an international perspective and long-standing Austrian education and applied research expertise from Vienna into regional contexts and requirements.
In 2017, MODUL University Dubai launched the Centre for Sustainability through Research and Education (CSRE), a fully-integrated research centre; with the mission of facilitating sustainable solutions, green education and become a sustainability hub in sustainable tourism, youth empowerment and entrepreneurship.
The Centre for Sustainability through Research and Education (CSRE) has been officially inaugurated during the Dubai Investment Week in Oct. 2017. MODUL University Dubai and CSRE have been selected as the only education and research partners to HH Shaikh Hamdan Centre for Future of Investment (HCFI).
All programmes offered at MODUL University Dubai are duly licensed by the Knowledge & Human Development Authority (KHDA) of the Emirate of Dubai. MODUL University Vienna and Dubai programmes are accredited by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria).