Student Profiles

Sajid Akhtar ChaudhrySajid Akhtar Chaudhry

1A (co-op)
Financial Analysis & Risk Management

Sharon Nyambura WachiraSharon Nyambura Wachira

1A (co-op)
Financial Analysis & Risk Management

Efua Adaboa Biney-AssanEfua Adaboa Biney-Assan

1A (co-op)
Financial Analysis & Risk Management

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Make a difference. Learn from experience. In the University of Waterloo’s programs, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) , bright, motivated students like you will soon experience the Waterloo way. A direction that encourages ideas and innovative real-world connections.

The University of Waterloo UAE offers students the opportunity to:

  • learn at an internationally based university campus in one of the most exciting regions of the world, the United Arab Emirates
  • be taught by experienced Waterloo Engineering and Mathematics professors direct from the Canadian campus
  • alternate on-the-job training with traditional in-class learning

To find out more about the University of Waterloo, please visit

What's New at Waterloo UAE

uWaterloo students raise funds to support the Terry Fox Run in Dubai

A successful student-run talent event organized by the campus' student council, raised $1356.00 CAD, matched by an administration grant, for a grand total of $2712.00 CAD. The money was donated to a local UAE university for cancer research in honour of the Terry Fox Run. Daily Bulletin news photo showing some of the students' talents

First cohort of UAE Waterloo students begin classes in Waterloo

University of Waterloo Chemical and Civil Engineering students begin their third year of studies in Waterloo (January 2012), following two years of study at the UAE campus in Dubai. Daily Bulletin news photo

United Arab Emirates National Day

Friday, December 2, 2011

University of Waterloo students, staff and faculty help celebrate the 40th National Day in the UAE. Daily Bulletin news photo

Get Ready for First Year Orientation 2011!

Sunday, September 4 – Monday, September 5

Leaving home for the first time and going away to university is a big transition. The Orientation program at the University of Waterloo in the United Arab Emirates is designed to make that transition easier. Photo

President David Johnston appointed Governor General of Canada

The University of Waterloo and its alumni around the world are proud that current president, David Johnston, has been appointed the next Governor General of Canada, effective October 1, 2010. Find out more...
Government of Canada newsrelease

It's official! The University of Waterloo, the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) and the Centre of Excellence for Applied Research and Training (CERT) have signed a memorandum of understanding to open University of Waterloo UAE in 2009. Find out more.

"In order to maintain a culture of academic integrity, members of the University of Waterloo community are expected to promote honesty, trust, fairness, respect and responsibility." Find out more