I would like to welcome our dear guests, the visitors of the College of Graduate Studies website. As your goal is to pursue your higher education, you share our vision and the noblest goal which is to contribute to the development of civilization and humanity. Today, graduate students have become a key element in advancing knowledge and developing discoveries. They also contribute to solving society issues and improving the health and welfare of the nations.
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, we must prepare graduate students in accordance with the highest standards of excellence that align with the current times, equip them with the capabilities needed to facilitate the use of knowledge, and provide them with the necessary experience required for technological advancement in order to make the necessary decisions when dealing with community problems, locally and worldwide.
Consequently, the University of Sharjah has provided all the tools needed to offer high-quality postgraduate programs including research centers equipped with the most modern global devices, and supervised by professors with long working experience in the best international universities. The University also includes several libraries that contain the latest books and references for all majors. Moreover, the libraries have subscriptions to the latest and largest research databases, which provide a suitable environment for graduate students to create, innovate and research.
According to the visions set for the University of Sharjah by its founder, His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, and continue to be implemented by His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, the Deputy Ruler of the emirate of Sharjah, and the president of the University, the graduate studies at the University of Sharjah has devised its path focusing on these visions that aim at investing in the human capital. Therefore, the university offers a variety of graduate programs that encompass science, technology, engineering, and medicine (STEM) as well as humanities and social sciences. By doing so, it seeks to enhance the students’ contribution to the development of global civilization while preserving the human characteristics and consolidating the foundations of ethics, values, and sense of belonging, as well as maintaining the student’s identity. I would like to invite you to join the graduate studies at the University of Sharjah in achieving these noble goals, and contribute to the development of civilization and humanity, which the University of Sharjah strives to achieve at the local, regional, and global levels.
Prof. Raafat El Awady
Dean, College of Graduate Studies