Located in the Persian Gulf, United Arab Emirates is home to the tallest building in the world, some of the most luxurious hotels ever seen and a mixture of tradition and novelty that are rarely found in other countries. It borders Oman to the east, Saudi Arabia to the west and south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Iran to the north and Qatar to the west. It enjoys a subtropical-arid climate with hot summers and warm winters. The country is a safe and peaceful place to study, work, business, and living. On-campus accommodation is an excellent option if you wish to experience campus life, however, there are various off-campus student accommodation UAE that suit every budget.
Studying in the UAE will have its own benefits: sea, sun, deserts, potential tax-free earnings after graduation and learning a lot about the Emirati culture. Approximately 20% of the country’s population is Emiratis while the rest coming from all over the Arab-Islamic world, and beyond! United Arab Emirates has six universities featured in the QS World University Rankings 2018, and a further seven included in the 2018 edition of the QS Arab Region University Rankings. The largest university in the UAE is the Higher Colleges of Technology, which has around 17 campuses across the country. The United Arab Emirates University ranks 390 in the world as per QS World University Rankings 2019. It is the oldest university in the country based in the city of Al Ain in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. Due to its great teaching faculty and strong alumni network, it attracts a huge number of international students every year, thereby creating a demand for private student housing UAE.
If you enjoy long walks, sunbathing and warm weather, then this country is the right destination for you. The people of Arab are known for their strong sense of tradition, hospitality, and a great sense of humour. If you are a sports enthusiast you will be glad to know that the country offers numerous opportunities to enjoy your time like Water sports, parachuting, trekking, dune bashing, and more. Visit the most beautiful blog in the world, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, located in Abu Dhabi.
The country contains seven Emirates, each having their own laws, cultures, landscapes, traditions, and Sheikh. The largest Emirate and capital city, Abu Dhabi is known for a higher proportion of Emirati Nationals, vast oil holdings, and tree-lined avenues. Duba is the second-largest Emirate in UAE featuring a modern, glitzy city, the tallest building in the world (Burj Khalifa), seven-star hotels such as Burj Al Arab, Palm Islands, incredible malls, and fountains. Sharjah is the third-largest city with a more traditional Arab culture featuring the wonderful University City with park-like grounds and traditional Islamic architecture. You can also explore FujairahAjman, Umm-Al-Quwain, and Ras Al Khaimah – all featuring their own unique attractions and cultures.
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