College of Education

About the College

The College of Education (COE) is one of the first three colleges that were established at Al Ain University of Science and Technology in 2005. The College is dedicated to providing high-quality teaching, learning and scientific research in various domains of teacher education. In the last five years, the college has proudly espoused a culture of university and community service. It has committed itself to providing services to the university and to the community, as well as communicating with other educational institutions locally, regionally, and internationally.

Currently, the COE offers five programs; three at the undergraduate level; namely English Language Teacher Education, Arabic and Islamic Studies Teacher Education and Information Technology Teacher Education programs.  The three programs are characterized by covering academic, educational, and professional aspects.  On the graduate level, the college offers two programs The Professional Diploma in Teaching and the MA in TESOL.

In order to achieve its mission and to make its vision tangible, the COE employs highly qualified faculty who possess extensive teaching experience in different fields of specialization; an aspect which is congruent with accreditation standards of the Ministry of Higher Education in the UAE. The College also emphasizes the use of technology and active learning in its academic and applied activities.