• New issue of University Forum Magazine

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  • B.SC. IN PETROLEUM GEOSCIENCES AND REMOTE SENSING PROGRAM IN COLLEGE OF SCIENCES 2016-2017

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  • Admission for the spring semester 2016/2017

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  • Math & Physics placement test for Engineering college

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  • Registration Instructions for Spring 2016/2017

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  • Graduation Ceremony of the University of Sharjah's Students

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  • Sharjah Islamic Center International Award for Islamic Banking Products 2017

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  • Professional Diploma in Teaching

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  • 2nd Sharjah International Conference on Islamic Economy

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Accreditation

The University of Sharjah offers the largest number of accredited programs in United Arab Emirates. The offered programs cover a wide range of academic and professional disciplines, including Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Engineering, Natural and Life Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences, Law and Islamic Studies, Fine Arts and Design, Communication and Media and Business Administration. The University currently offers a total of 94 academic degree programs including 52 Bachelor degrees, 19 Master's degrees, 8 Doctorate degrees, one Graduate Diploma and 13 associate diploma degrees.

National Accreditation
The University is fully licensed and all its programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the Ministry of Education in the United Arab Emirates; https://www.caa.ae . Click here to view the List of the accredited programs.

International Accreditation and Recognition
The University aims to obtain accreditation and recognition for its programs from international accreditation and recognition.

ABET Accreditation
The following programs offered by the College of Engineering are accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), http://www.abet.org :
- Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
- Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
- Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management

The following programs offered by the College of Science are also accredited by ABET:
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
- Bachelor of Science in Information Technology - Multimedia

ACEJMC Accreditation
The following programs offered by the College of Communication are accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC) http://www.acejmc.org/ :
- Bachelor of Arts in Communication - Electronic Media
- Bachelor of Arts in Communication - Graphic Design and Multimedia
- Bachelor of Arts in Communication - Journalism
- Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations

Recognition

  • The Sharjah Surgical Institute (SSI) offers training program for surgeons from the region, in cooperation with international partners, including Johnson and Johnson and Olympus.
  • The Clinical Training Center (CTC) is accredited as a medical training and testing center by the:
- Royal College of Surgeons in England
- International Federation of Surgery and Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
- European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)
- American Heart Association
- Ministry of Health in United Arab Emirates
  • The Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology is recognized by the Royal Biological Society.
  • The Bachelor of Science in Chemistry is recognized by the Royal Chemical Society.