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University of Sharjah

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About

History

The University of Sharjah was established in 1997 with the aim and vision to contribute to the qualities shared by renowned universities around the world.

Education

The University of Sharjah is the first and only university in the United Arab Emirates which employs the concept of domain clusters, where colleges and similar centers are located in close proximity. This unique feature of the University facilitates the sharing of common resources, such as laboratories and libraries among the colleges. It also allows for students from similar fields to interact and exchange experiences and challenges.

Research

Upon directions from His Highness, The Chancellor of the University of Sharjah called for a meeting with research representatives of all colleges on 26  February 2014 to discuss the current status of research at UoS and how to promote research at the university with the aim of becoming competitive on an international level.  

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
601 200
2019
801
2018
801
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QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
651
2019
651 50
2018
701
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Services

Housing services

The University provides accommodation in a safe and friendly atmosphere, conducive to academic achievement.Student accommodations are located on campus in close proximity to the University classrooms. Each dormitory includes a lounge area, large kitchen, multi-purpose activity room, TV lounge, study hall, computer labs, convenience store and laundry and dry-cleaning facilities. All dorms offer free wireless highspeed Internet (WIFI) to students.Visitors are welcome during visiting hours and experienced supervisors are on hand at all times to assist and to help maintain a comfortable atmosphere for all residents.

Library services

University of Sharjah libraries promote education, learning and research at the highest international level of excellence. University Libraries will contribute to the mission by enhancing the rEngage with members with the communities internally and globallyesearch life cycle and student experience.

Medical services

The University provides 24-hour medical clinics and ambulance services for students in case of emergencies.

Student Life

Campus life

Our spacious campus provides all facilities necessary for comfortable living on campus.The University of Sharjah is a residential university with over 2,000 students living on campus. Students have access to extraordinary campus resources and a wide range of cultural and social activities and opportunities. Everything from food and athletics to healthcare is available within a short walk and at reasonable prices and convenient hours. Our two sports complexes provide facilities for sports of all types, including swimming, tennis and football. ​

Sports facilities

The main campus features two fully-equipped and state-of-the-art sports complexes, (one for men and one for women )which include Olympic-size swimming pools, several multipurpose indoor sports halls, and gymnasiums. The main campus also features a standard-size soccer field together with a running track and outdoor lighting.Sports available at the University include body building, swimming, volleyball, karate, shooting, aerobics, yoga, bowling, table tennis, chess, billiards, tennis, squash, football, snooker, and basketball.Students who excel in athletics may be awarded scholarships to complete their studies.

Student clubs

Clubs and Societies

  • Al-Ishraaq Club
  • Al-Masha'il Club
  • Astronomy Club
  • Automobile Club
  • Chess and Shooting Club
  • Creativity Club
  • Design and Advertisement Club
  • Environment Friends Club
  • Hope Club
  • Medicine Pioneers Club
  • Nabdh Al-Hayat Society
  • National Club
  • Photography Club
  • Qur'an and Hadith Society
  • Student Guides
  • Theater and Arts Club
  • Vision Club
  • Women's Sports Club

Accreditation

All programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

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