1st Place. American University of Sharjah
The American University in Sharjah (AUS) is one of the oldest universities in the UAE, established in 1997. It is ranked among the world’s top 440 universities, is said to be the one of the most prestigious tertiary institutions in the region, and by many better than its sister university, the American University in Dubai.
AUS is located in the beautiful and picturesque University City, Sharjah and boasts a lovely and expansive campus. It is accredited by the MOHESR and also has additional accreditation from the US Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
AUS also has one the best learning resource centres and libraries in the region. The library is three floors high and is equipped with some of the best technological equipment.
AUS also has one of the best academic support centres in the country and provides classes, workshops and one-to-one help to students across programmes.
AUS has two writing centres in its vast campus. Both Writing centres are managed and staffed by students. One of the most interesting and unique qualities of AUS is opportunity for student employment. In 2014, AUS had 550 students working at various jobs around the campus.
For more information go to: www.aus.edu