• *** Fall 2018 semester starts September 02, 2018 and ends December 20, 2018
  • *** Withdrawal deadline for Fall 2018 semester is on November 8, 2018
  • *** Final Exam dates for Fall 2018 semester start on December 15 and end on December 20.
  • *** Administration office hours are 8am - 5pm
The Institutional Effectiveness Office provides support to all the academic and administrative offices at AUD as the University engages in continuous improvement of its academic programs and student services based on the student as the center of the educational experience and with a continued focus on student learning.
Institutional Effectiveness Goal
The primary goal of the Institutional Effectiveness Office is to facilitate assessment and institutional research activities to provide for continuous institutional improvements and accountability as required under the Standards of the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research-Commission for Academic Accreditation (MOHESR-CAA) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Functions of the IE Office
  • Planning
    • Facilitate training program for faculty and staff.
    • Assist in the development of the university’s strategic plan.
    • Prepare for accreditation, outcome assessments, and course evaluations.
  • Institutional Research
    • Coordinate and develop university-wide assessments.
    • Gather, analyze, interpret and disseminate institutional data.
    • Provide current research on best practices in teaching and learning.
  • Accreditation
    • Coordinate and oversee accreditation, compliance, and licensure activities.
    • Sustain alignment between accreditation standards and university initiatives. 
    • Develop processes for continuous collaboration with all stakeholders.