Skip to main content

UOWD Blog

The emerging world of Communication & Media - Reasons to choose a career in the media and communications sector

The emerging world of Communication & Media- Reasons to choose a career in the media and communications sector

Thursday, 08 August, 2019
 

With digital technologies evolving at light speed, media and communications departments at universities compliment these developments by offering undergraduate courses

Read more

 

How to choose a good language school

How to choose a good language school

Monday, 01 July, 2019
 

In Dubai these days there are many different types of institute where you can learn English. Variety is good but it can make it difficult to know where to choose. At UOWD often students enroll

Read more

 

Which IELTS is best for me: computer-delivered or paper-based?

Which IELTS is best for me: computer-delivered or paper-based?

Monday, 24 June, 2019
 

The good news is that computer-delivered (CD) IELTS is now available and is an excellent exam. The advantage of the computer-delivered IELTS is that there are frequent sittings available and the results

Read more

 

Which English language exam should I take?

Which English language exam should I take?

Sunday, 16 June, 2019
 

There are so many English language exams these days that it is difficult for candidates to know which to choose.  Below are some questions to ask in order to make the best decision for you.

Read more

 

Are you ready to be part of the ‘Workforce of the Future’?

Are you ready to be part of the ‘Workforce of the Future’?

Wednesday, 01 May, 2019
 

The contemporary business environment changes so frequently that it can be difficult for organisations to plan well for the future. Disruptive technologies don’t necessarily mean a reduction in the workforce, but perhaps a shift in trends

Read more

 

The UAE - A Top Study Destination for Indian students

The UAE - A Top Study Destination for Indian students

Thursday, 28 March, 2019
 

Choosing the right college major is one of the most significant milestones in our lives however before jumping the gun and signing up for a course that might not be for you

Read more

 

A starters guide to land your dream job

A checklist to choosing the right University major

Sunday, 03 March, 2019
 

Choosing the right college major is one of the most significant milestones in our lives however before jumping the gun and signing up for a course that might not be for you

Read more

 

A starters guide to land your dream job

The UAE as an Emerging Hub for International Students

Thursday, 31 January, 2019
 

Home to more than 200 nationalities, the UAE is one of the hottest expat destinations and truly a melting pot for a mix of cultures

Read more

 

 
A starters guide to land your dream job

A starters guide to land your dream job

Wednesday, 05 December, 2018
 

With the rapid developments in the industry, the job market has grown to be very competitive hence it is important to be prepared in order to stay on top of your game and differentiate yourself

Read more

 

 
A Brave New World - A Guide To Thrive In The Digital Age

A Brave New World - A Guide To Thrive In The Digital Age

Sunday, 28 October, 2018
 

With massive ongoing changes in our socio-economic environment it is inevitable to wonder what kind of skills are required to thrive in the ‘Brave New World’ we live in.

Read more

 

 
Kickstart your Tech company

Kickstart your Tech company

Tuesday, 25 September, 2018
 

Whereas graduating from university can come with a big sigh of relief and a dose of excitement for everything that is yet to come, you might end up finding yourself at the verge of having to make a decision of either going into employment or starting an own company

Read more

 

 
Executive Master of Business program: How to keep the competitive edge in business

Executive Master of Business program: How to keep the competitive edge in business

Monday, 03 September, 2018
 

In most cases, it would have all started with an idea for a product service that can benefit a certain market audience and ecosystem. Determining whether a product or service is bound to be a success in the market, extensive research should have been made up till this stage,

Read more

 

 
Language proficiency for Higher Education

Language proficiency for Higher Education

Wednesday, 29 August, 2018
 

If you are considering to study abroad and you are not from an English-speaking country most educational institutions are likely to request an English proficiency test. This might sound scary but no need to panic as the English test can be a great way to get prepared for your future studies and new life abroad.

Read more

 

 
How Technology will impact jobs of the future

How Technology will impact jobs of the future

Wednesday, 08 August, 2018
 

With the rise in emerging technologies, it is apparent that these rapid developments will have significant impacts on our daily lives as well as the future of work.

With Souq.com, Careem, Fetchr and many more UAE incubated technology inventions, Dubai is with no doubt at the forefront

Read more

 

 
How a postgraduate degree will boost your career

How a postgraduate degree will boost your career

Tuesday, 24 July, 2018
 

No matter if you are already working or still studying for an undergraduate degree, going into higher education and obtaining a Postgraduate diploma or a Masters degree may benefit you in various ways. It not only benefits you professionally, e.g. it can boost an existing career and a great benefit when seeking a job,

Read more

 

 
College curricula for higher education in the UAE

College curricula for higher education in the UAE

Monday, 2 July, 2018
 

The UAE is home to a number of globally recognized and reputable educational institutions and due to the increasing number of expatriate families relocating to the MENA region various international higher educational institutions are setting foothold in the region.

Read more

 

 
Getting prepared for a future career whilst at University

Getting prepared for a future career whilst at University

Thursday, 14 June, 2018
 

Regardless of the current stage of your studies, it is never too early to start preparing for your future career.

Of course there is a slight chance that you planned it all out, but chances are that by the time you graduate you would have changed your mind various times about the career

Read more

 

 
STEM Woman

5 reasons why women should consider a future in STEM

Thursday, 29 March, 2018
 

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic (STEM) industry is developing at a rapid pace and is becoming one of the highest paying sectors. With this in mind, there is no doubt that a career in this direction will be of interest to new or graduating students. But is it really right for you – especially as a woman?

Read more

 

 

UOWD in the news

Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students at University of Wollongong, 2019

Smartiz Career

University of Wollongong, Dubai  Campus invites applications for the undergraduate Academic Merit Scholarship open to international students for 2018/2019 academic session. More…

“Businesses of the Future” Forum Calls for Instilling Culture of Inclusion & Innovation to Bolster Businesses Sustainability Agenda in Technological Revolution Era

MENA Herald

Dr. Al Gurg pointed out that the future of businesses is based on key pillars. More…

New horizons, careers and opportunities for students

Khaleej Times

The fast pace at which the world is changing obviously has its impact on what we need to learn. More…

Popular degree programmes in the UAE

Khaleej Times

Many courses are popular in the UAE due to the scope in the country and the various areas covered within the field. More…

Get to Work This Summer!

Education UAE magazine

Internships are a great way to gain work experience, but how do you get a good summer internship and what are employees looking for?. More…

Dubai Nurses Required to Go Back to School

Education UAE magazine

Dubai Healthy Authority has announced that licenses to practice as a Registered Nurse will only be provided to applicants who have a Bachelor of Nursing degree, effective by 2020. More…

Lock your phones in class and win fee waivers

Gulf Today

A new initiative to encourage students not to use mobile phones in classrooms has been receiving an impressive response. More…

University of Wollongong Dubai launches first model United Nations conference

Edarabia

UOWD hosted its first ever Model United Nations (MUN) conference to discuss current world issues. More…

The Assembly announces winners of 2019 Show & Tech

FUTUREDXB

The Assembly, the region's first Smart Lab-Maker Space and Community Learning Initiative based in Dubai, concluded its second Show & Tech. More…

'Businesses of the Future' forum to discuss innovation & sustainability

Gulf Today

(DBWC) will organise, in collaboration with UOWD and the UN, a forum entitled “Inclusion, Innovation, & Sustainability: Businesses of The Future”. More…

Copyright © 2019 University of Wollongong in Dubai   | Privacy | Disclaimer | Site map

Enquiry Form
WhatsApp