Living in Dubai

Discover the cosmopolitan city of Dubai

Did you know that Dubai is the city of expats? Approximately 70% of the population in the UAE is made up of expatriates and is home to over 200 different nationalities. Dubai offers residents the best ‘quality of living’ standard in the Middle East and ranks high globally across categories like safety, healthcare, infrastructure and business.

If you are looking to advance your career and live in one of the most developed cities in the world, Dubai is undoubtedly one of your top choices. The city has also become one of the most influential global tech and innovation hubs, with the government heavily investing in developing and promoting the area for start-ups and firms alike.

As a student, with an inspiring choice of over 50 globally respected international university campuses, Dubai will offer you an abundance of best-in-class higher education opportunities. Choose to study in Dubai and you’ll not only gain a world-class international education but also be an active player in shaping the future, whatever your chosen field or interest.

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