Overview

The Professional Development Unit (PDU) has been created as a central organisational unit for the co-ordination and delivery of professional development programme for all learning community at Al Ain University of Science & Technology which serve three groups: Academic faculty, Administration staff and students. Also, Professional development Unit offer its services to the local organisation either profit or non profit organisation as part of the social responsibility toward the community outside the University as part of the community engagement activities.

Professional Development Unit with responsibility for driving the enhancement of education and learning, the Unit works in partnership with colleges and services such as HR, IT, Library, Admission and Student Support Services (SSS) to enhance University student learning experience and offer opportunities for academic faculty and staff the learning and development in three areas; Teaching & Learning, Research & Scholarly activities and Community Engagement.

Professional Development Unit works in partnership with Professional Services  to offer and signpost a range of learning and development activities and resources, including face-to-face courses, customised events, online learning materials, action learning sets and recommended reading.

If you are looking to meet a development need for yourself or your team, which is not covered by the information on this site, please email the development team on professional@aau.ac.ae  and we will contact you to discuss how we can help.