Al Ain University of Science and Technology was established in 2005 which is considered as one of the new and rapidly growing higher educational institutions and licensed by the Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs. The University has two campuses, One is located in Abu Dhabi, and the other one in Al Ain.
AAU offers 21 undergraduate programs, 5 graduate programs and 1 professional diploma through the colleges of Engineering, Pharmacy, Law, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences Business and Communication and Media.
The College of Engineering has the international accreditation from the Accreditation Board
for Engineering and Technology (ABET) in the United States, While the College of Pharmacy has obtained international certification from the American-based Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and it is to be the first and only university in the UAE to get this kind of accreditation, Likewise; the College of Law received full accreditation from the Supreme Council for Evaluation, Research and Higher Education in France (HCERES).