The Architectural Engineering undergraduate program in the College of Engineering at the United Arab Emirates University is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. ABET accreditation provides assurance that a College or University program meets the quality standards of the profession for which that program prepares graduates.
The department of architectural engineering was established in 1981. The academic year 1985-1986 witnessed the first graduating class from the department. Our continuous effort to improve, utilizing our past experiences in meeting future challenges, has made the architectural curriculum at UAE University a benchmark program across the region, and has attracted international attention. Inspired by achievements and experience gained over the past twenty some years, the department's future depends upon our continuous collective effort to develop and improve our professional and educational services in such a way that we will always be ahead of the UAE society's needs and expectations.
The department's architectural engineering program and curriculum are truly relevant to the needs of the country. Our graduates are highly qualified national architectural engineers, serving the nation's ongoing commitment to urban, industrial and economic growth. The AE students are well-exposed to state-of-the-art content and knowledge delivery suitable to the professional needs.