Welcome to Compliance and Internal Audit Office (CIAO)
The University of Sharjah is an institution with a remarkable history of achievements brought about by the vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah.
The CIAO of the University is an independent,
objective assurance and consulting activity designed to add value and improve
the organization's operations.
CIAO assists the University in accomplishing its mission and objectives by
bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the
effectiveness of the University’s governance, risk management, and internal
CIAO functionally reports to the Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees and
administratively to the Chancellor. In
order to maintain independence, the office does not have operating
responsibilities for management processes or internal controls.